Doughnuts and Deadlifts Athlete, Kristen Pope, Talks Training, Food, Overcoming Injury, and More

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Team Strong Figure Ambassador and Doughnuts and Deadlifts Sponsored Athlete, April Harper, contacted fellow Doughnuts and Deadlifts Athlete Kristin Pope for a Strong Figure Athlete Interview. How does it feel to be an inspiring and motivating athlete for fellow lifters, strong … [Read more...]

How Much Protein Do You Really Need?

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Protein : Protein breaks down into amino acids, the building blocks of your entire body. Protein is the most essential macronutrient for those who lead an active lifestyle because of the crucial role it plays in muscular growth (hypertrophy) and muscular repair. It’s essential … [Read more...]

Food Prep for Macro Counters

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In my 12+ year quest for the ultimate nutrition plan, I realized... there is no set "ultimate" nutrition plan that works for everyone. Some people really enjoy ketogenic diets, some love Paleo nutrition, some advocate for the Zone block program, and some--like me--really … [Read more...]

Your Guide to Grocery Shopping

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Many of my friends ask me...and in fact, I was asked twice just last week...what to buy at the grocery store. Everyone seems to have a tip on "how to eat," but no one ever teaches "how to shop." Even my mom gets frustrated and repeatedly tells me, "I know I need to eat healthy, … [Read more...]

Easter Candy that Won’t Stick to Your Ass

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Easter candy doesn't just have to be a Macro Counter or Carb Back-Loader’s dream food; no matter what your diet plan or your goals, let’s just face it: we all crave a little sweet treat every now and then. Because I am more than excited to have a little Easter treat this … [Read more...]