HIGH PROTEIN PUMPKIN MUFFINS

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Winter, spring, summer…yup…pumpkin! We combine the wonderful flavor of pumpkin with the delicious taste of APS Isomorph  in these super high protein pumpkin muffins to give you a major dose of protein with major added benefits! These muffins are super moist and protein-packed.  You can add raisins or walnuts or even mini chips! PUMPKIN CONTAINS MAJOR BENEFITS SUCH AS… boosts …

NEW SCHOOL LUNCH IDEAS FOR YOUR WHOLE FAMILY

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School bells are ringing long and hard, and once again parents everywhere are faced with healthy and no-so-healthy lunch choices.  If you are like many, you tend to grab whatever you can easily toss in a plastic bag before walking out the door with kids. CEO’s of your fit family Always try to have a solid plan against the self-proclaimed glory of …

PROTEIN PUMPKIN SPICE ICE CREAM

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When fall comes around I tend to stock my pantry full of pumpkin puree.  The only problem is my lack of recipes to use my beloved pumpkin! Pumpkin is delicious and packed full of nutrients, but constantly adding it to protein shakes or smoothie bowls can get a bit redundant. That’s why I opted to use it in a (n)ice cream …

THE ONE KEY TO SUCCESS OR FAILURE IN FITNESS

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By Melanie Prew THE WOD I look at the WOD (Workout of the Day) and it is: 5 rounds of: 50 Kettlebell Swings 20 Wall Balls The fear settles in a bit. I shake it aside and set my timer. Before thinking twice, I push the start button and hear, “ 3,2,1,Go!” I grab the Kettlebell and start my swings. I …

TOP 5 VITAMINS WOMEN SHOULD BE GETTING

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By Faith Ellis Vitamins are natural compounds in our bodies that are essential for proper growth and function. They are micronutrients that can be found in food and supplements and are necessary to consume since our bodies cannot synthesize them. While there are thirteen different vitamins our bodies need, we have compiled a list of the top 5 vitamins women …

FACTS ABOUT YOUR BODY AND HOW TO USE IT TO YOUR ADVANTAGE

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By Grace Carter There’s a lot to know about the human body, but most of us will only ever find out a tiny percentage of it. Have you ever been curious as to how your body works?  Read on for some highly useful facts, and how you can use them to get the most out of your health. Fitness facts …

APPLE BACON & EGG FRITTATA

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These past few weeks I have begun to grow bored of the same old recipe for dinner, which was starting to look like monotonous baked chicken and steamed vegetables. My lunch normally consists of baked chicken over leafy greens so I ate the same thing twice a day, every day. Then I remembered that eating healthy does not have to …

HOW SOCIAL MEDIA CAN DAMAGE YOUR FITNESS GOALS

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Social Media and Fitness: How the Online World may Damage our Health and Self-Esteem By Faith Ellis It seems that people exercise on social media as much as they workout in the gym. As you scroll through your newsfeed, how do you feel when you see gym selfies or girls posing flawlessly during a sweat sesh?  Truthfully, your online feed …

S.I.M.P.L.E. – MAKING HEALTHY MEALS SIMPLE

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By Kathy Lange Making healthy meals from scratch (that everyone likes) while juggling work, kids and other activities can quickly become overwhelming. Plus there is the whole issue of grocery shopping.  Making the list and reading labels can take forever and what are those big long words? Who has time for all of that? Making healthy meals easier I am …

MEAL PREP MADE EASY

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By  Tammy Patnode Proper meal prep is essential to the success of your contest diet. It doesn’t have to take an enormous amount of time, if you do it efficiently. The following tips are essential to doing it effortlessly! First I suggest hitting up your local Sams Club, Costco or BJs Wholesale Club for the best prices on your contest staples. Chicken …

GASTRIC BYPASS DIDN’T CHANGE ME, I CHANGED ME

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By Brenda Forsyth My eyes really are bigger than my stomach…sort of I always had a love for food. I remember my dad would say, “Your eye’s are bigger than your stomach” as I loaded up my dinner plate with heaping servings of my mom’s home cooked food. 11 ½ years ago I chose to have the Roux-en-y gastric bypass surgery …

LEMON GLAZED ZUCCHINI PROTEIN BREAD

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ALL THAT ZUCCHINI Recipe from Jessica Allion If you have a ton of zucchini in your garden like we do every year you are always looking for recipes to use them up! I can not waste all that deliciousness.  Zucchini is so versatile and my favorite recipes to use them in are definitely all the different kinds of sweet breads.  …

RED WHITE & BLUE CHEESECAKE BITES

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LESS THAN 5 MINUTES TO MAKE By Tammy Patnode If you have a craving for cheesecake these little tasty treats will have your craving satisfied for sure! The delicious taste of cheesecake and the addition of your favorite summer fruits and protein powder combined with NOW Foods Better Stevia is the perfect summer combo.

STEPS TO ACHIEVING OPTIMAL WELLNESS

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BALANCE YOUR HEALTH BALANCE YOUR LIFE By Jane Sandwood When it comes to achieving optimal health, you get exactly what you give your body in return. As humans, we strive to achieve happiness, good health, and overall wellness. We want to become the best versions of ourselves rather than the average Joe. However, not everyone understands the importance of optimal health. …

HOW TO ACHIEVE YOUR FITNESS GOALS BY THE END OF THE YEAR

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STILL TIME TO REACH YOUR FITNESS GOALS By Helen Bradford, Guest Blogger Fitness goals – the top priority point of so many New Year’s Resolution lists. However, as it usually goes, most of us somehow forget about the promises we made to ourselves as soon as February takes place. And then we soon realize that the half of the year …

5 REWARDS THAT DO NOT INCLUDE FOOD

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5 NON-FOOD REWARDS By Faith Ellis Nailing your workout and sticking to your healthy meal plan is a major success and a sure way to hit your health and fitness goals. When you meet your goals, you probably have a reward in mind that keeps you motivated to keep going for the goal and treat yourself when you get there. …

YOUR DIGESTIVE SYSTEM & YOUR GUT

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TRUST YOUR GUT By Christine Anne Schmieden Poor digestion affects 70 million people every day. Think about it. Our digestive system manages a number of important processes from the breakdown of our food to nutrient absorption to running a two lane highway for communication to and from the brain. If our digestive system is in order, we feel great. If …

TIPS TO KICKSTART SUMMER FITNESS

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SUMMER FITNESS KICKSTART By Jane Grates, Guest Blogger Now that we’re heading into summer, we can finally safely say that we’re putting a long, cold, and dreary winter and spring behind us.  Soon our days will be packed with abundant amounts of sunshine, lots of toasty warm temperatures, and the lovely sounds of children playing outside all day long.   

3 INGREDIENT PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES

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CRAZY EASY PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES By Tammy Patnode These are by far the easiest, fastest peanut butter cookie recipe you will ever find! In most peanut butter cookie recipes you will find tons of butter, tons of sugar and tons of carbohydrates. The not-so-secret ingredient that binds all that peanuty protein goodness is an… apple!  

HOW TO KNOW YOU ARE AT YOUR GOAL WEIGHT

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WHAT IS YOUR GOAL WEIGHT? By Desiree Hendrickson If you’re like a majority of the population, you’ve probably tried some kind of diet or cleanse at one point or another that you believed would help you achieve your goal weight. You  have also possibly gone through extreme highs and lows in search to find that perfect goal weight. That target …

FAITH’S FAVORITE MEAL PREP LUNCHES

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EASY, DELICIOUS & HEALTHY Meal prep makes staying on track and making healthier choices quite simpler. You have food already prepared, you just have to heat it up and enjoy! However, I know that eventually we run out of ideas and the things we eat seem to become monotonous. That is why I have compiled a few of my favorite …

THE WORST WEIGHT LOSS ADVICE EVER

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WEIGHT LOSS ADVICE YOU WILL WANT TO RECONSIDER By Faith Ellis The unfortunate part about the fitness community is that with all of the studies, data, and myths, it’s hard to determine what is truly fact or fiction. Especially when you are first starting out, it can be overwhelming with all of the contradicting information, for instance, how one day …

TIME TO RETHINK YOUR NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION?

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HAVE YOU GIVEN UP ON YOUR NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION YET? By Desiree Hendrickson If you are one of the 80% struggling to keep your infamous New Year’s Resolutions, don’t worry.   We are only a quarter of the way through 2018. It is totally okay to take some time to refresh those resolutions! So let’s see how you can get in …

BRENDA AND HER WEIGHT LOSS TRANSFORMATION

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INSPIRING TRANSFORMATION By Brenda Forsyth Growing up I was always a heavy kid, and as I hit my teenage years I managed to gain even more. Everyone would always tell me “oh you are just big boned” or “you are so pretty and wear it well”.  Inside I was like, yeah right.   I didn’t show it, but it really bothered …

5 TIPS TO TRAIN AROUND AN INJURY

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By Felicia Williams TRAINING WHILE INJURED Whether you’re just starting to find your groove in the gym or you’re a competitive bodybuilder, injuries can happen to us all. When you push your body, sometimes you can go too hard and have an injury – like cranking it out on that extra mile run or simply have a minor accident like …

YOUR LAST WEIGHT LOSS RESOLUTION | KRISTI ROMERO

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By Kristi Romero January 1st is right around the corner. Have you made your New Year’s Resolution?  Is it the same resolution as last year? And the year before that? Does it have something to do with losing weight or getting in shape?  If you answered yes, you are definitely not alone. Why is it that you are making this same resolution, once …

GETTING IN THE ZONE WITH THE ZONE DIET

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GET IN THE ZONE By Jane Sandwood To get the results that you want, you have to exercise right, but you also have to eat right. Therefore, you need to have the perfect balance of nutrition and exercise.

GETTING TO KNOW HerSUPPZ BRAND AMBASSADOR TAMMY PATNODE

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  Tammy Patnode is an IFBB pro physique competitor and when she is not competing she is judging the competitions. Her passion includes assisting others in contest prep, general training and weight loss programs for both men and women.

FINDING THE RIGHT COACH FOR YOU

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By Desiree Hendrickson When I set the goal of competing in a bodybuilding show my initial thoughts were only surrounded by the end result. I was confident I knew what I was getting myself into.  The idea of finding the right coach was not on my short list of things to add to this already overwhelming sport. As it turned …

THE DIRTY LITTLE SECRET | BINGE EATING

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Whether you are a competitive athlete, a stage competitor or simply ‘dieting.’

HerSUPPZ Brand Ambassador Tammy Patnode shares her 2 super simple steps that can make a huge difference on how to control binges.

GETTTING TO KNOW HerSUPPZ BRAND AMBASSADOR | DESIREE HENDRICKSON

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  Desiree is a HerSUPPZ Exclusive Brand Ambassador.   She thrives on balance between her impressive personal goals and her empowering professional life. She is strong and smart and loves to learn new ways of challenging herself. We see Desiree’s greatness and know you will quickly see why we chose her to inspire and motivate YOU also.

CINNAMON SWIRL PROTEIN COFFEE CAKE CUPCAKES

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We have taken the wonderful ingredients of cinnamon coffee cake and made it even better with the addition of protein …of course!

We made it with the delicious CTD Sports IsoLicious flavor of Cinnamon Cereal Crunch and we have also made them portable!

CHOCOLATE PROTEIN LAVA MUG CAKE

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This mug cake recipe is for the serious choco-holics out there! The lava is the hand full of decadent chocolate chips added in the second half of cooking! Worried about the macros? No sweat… …just omit the chocolate chips! We promise this Chocolate Protein LAVA Mug Cake will still be absolutely satisfying!

HOW CAFFEINE CAN GIVE YOUR WORKOUT A BOOST

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September 29th is National Coffee Day!
Thank goodness we can have it every other day of the year too, agreed?
Have you ever wondered how coffee got its magical powers? Take a moment, grab a cup of joe and let Jane Sandwood explain it all for you right here…

GETTING TO KNOW HerSUPPZ BRAND AMBASSADOR | FELICIA WILLIAMS

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She may be small in stature but she is strong and powerful and has a huge drive that will motivate YOU to Find Your Strength too! Felicia Williams is one of HerSUPPZ Exclusive Brand Ambassadors. To say she is a powerlifter is an understatement. She is that and so much more.

Get to know Felicia Williams and find out why she is a HerSUPPZ Brand Ambassador!

TOP 5 PROTEINS FOR WOMEN | POST WORKOUT | MEAL REPLACEMENT | BAKING

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It is wonderful nowadays to have so many products available to help us reach our goals.   Unfortunately, with so many choices it can get quite confusing and overwhelming as to what is the best to help us reach them.
We did the hard work for you and broke down the Top 5 Best Proteins for Post Workout, Meal Replacement & Baking!

FROZEN PEANUT BUTTER CUPS

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Anyone trying to lose weight wouldn’t dare tempt themselves with having chocolate and peanut butter around the house.  Now you can include this recipe in your daily macro numbers and never feel like you are missing out again!

YOU DON’T HAVE TO HIT THE GYM TO BUILD MUSCLE

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Sure lifting weights is probably the easiest and most convenient way to build muscle but what if you don’t have weights available? …or what if you just need to change up your workout? There are other ways to build that muscle find out now!

5 NON-SCALE GOALS TO LOSE WEIGHT

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Don’t be a slave to the scale. Sure weighing yourself is a fast and easy way of determining weight loss, but their are so many other ways!!

If you are not seeing that number budge on the scale try out these 5 other ways to determine if you are going in the right direction!

WHAT IS REVERSE DIETING & IS IT RIGHT FOR ME

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Reverse Dieting. You have heard of it, but the thought of having to go on yet another diet after your competition or special event makes you want to throw down a greasy burger and say, “the he!! with it!”
Find out exactly what reverse dieting is and if it is something YOU can realistically do …

CAN YOU REALLY LOSE WEIGHT BY WALKING?

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Physical activity doesn’t need to be complicated. Something as simple as a daily brisk walk can help you live a healthier life.
The faster, farther and more frequently you walk, the greater the benefits!
What are you waiting for? Walk on!

LEMON RASPBERRY PROTEIN MUFFINS

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The combination of lemon and raspberries are a classic flavor and these lemon raspberry protein muffins are simply the best. These muffins are so delicious!!!
This is a great base recipe for any fruity muffin so any fruit would work!
Try blueberries, rhubarb, strawberries…??? Let us know what you choose we would love to hear how they turn out!

WHAT IT IS REALLY LIKE TO HAVE A CHILD WITH FOOD ALLERGIES

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Tammy Nelson shares what it is really like having a daughter who has severe life threatening food allergies. It certainly is not what they bargained for, but staying one step ahead, helping others become aware and taking responsibility is the only way they can insure her quality of life and enjoy life not feel deprived.

FIBER FACTS 101 – ARE YOU GETTING ENOUGH

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Dietary fiber is a carbohydrate.
In the last several decades carbs have gotten a bad rap, but fiber helps you feel fuller longer which aids in weight loss.
If an item contains fiber it is listed on a nutrition label as either soluble fiber or insoluble fiber. Both have incredibly substantial health benefits.

5 THINGS YOU CAN NOT LIVE WITHOUT ON YOUR WEDDING DAY

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Whether you have been dreaming of your wedding day bliss since you played the lead as Cinderella, or you waited until the last minute because that is how you roll. HerSUPPZ has several products and ideas that you can take advantage of to make the journey and your special day as magical as it can be!

A BUSY MOMS GUIDE TO STAYING FIT

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Whether you’re a new mom trying to get your pre-baby bod back or a seasoned veteran balancing busy schedules of middle schoolers, staying fit is hard. It requires time …that we don’t have and discipline …that is usually spent elsewhere.

But it’s important.
With so many demands, it crucial that we take care of ourselves and make our health and fitness a priority and Felicia knows how to get it all done!

HIGH PROTEIN VEGGIE BREAKFAST MUFFINS

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As a busy mom Felicia does her best for her family by putting in some extra veggies where she can!
You are going to love these delicious breakfast muffins and your kiddos are going to be grabbing these for an after school snack, a “little something” before ball practice or a treat when you just need something a little sweet!

WHAT IS SEXUAL VIOLENCE

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April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month…Sexual violence occurs when someone is forced or manipulated into unwanted sexual activity without their consent. Reasons someone might not consent include fear, age, illness, disability, and/or influence of alcohol or other drugs.

ISO-100 STRAWBERRY CHEESECAKE PROTEIN SHAKE

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You can always depend on Dymatize ISO-100 to deliver a pure protein that is 100% whey protein that will satisfy even the most picky protein drinkers! We chose Dymatize ISO-100 for this delicious Strawberry Cheesecake Protein Shake because we know it is berry berry good!

BETTER THAN A REESE’S CUP

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The easiest, healthiest way to get that same taste from your favorite indulgence! We are calling these better than a Reese’s Cup because not only does it taste just like the real thing, but it is made with super healthy ingredients…which makes them even better than…

CAPPUCCINO PROTEIN MUG CAKE

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This Cappuccino Mug Cake is for the serious choco-holic out there!
A couple scoops of this, a couple scoops of that and you have yourself a super-easy, super protein-packed snack or dessert that will satisfy any serious chocolate fanatic!!

HOW TO EAT CLEAN WITHOUT GETTING BORED

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  First of all, mindset is everything. If you spend your time worrying about what you can’t eat or limiting yourself to plain tilapia and asparagus, of course you’re going to be bored. However, it can be hard to strike a balance between eating clean and not getting stuck in a food rut.