All posts tagged food

The Winter Blahs: Energize Properly!

We’ve all felt it – the winter blahs – often characterized by low motivation and low energy levels. Too many six a.m. skates, a lack of sunshine and poor nutrition […]

The Holiday Food Fight!

If your household resembles mine during the holiday season, there is an ongoing excess of food during the holiday season. Luckily, among the overabundance of candy canes, shortcake cookies, chocolates […]

Eat like an Olympian

Olympic athletes have access to not only the top trainers in sport, but also the top sports dietitians. Sport dietitians not only determine the optimal dietary intake for Olympians, but they also organize the provision of all food and fluids throughout the Olympics. Here are some lessons that can be borrowed from Olympians, both for general conditioning and event-day performance.