The Saga of Fitness Bullshit Continues

Question: Dear Marc, I subscribed to your newsletter(s).  Good stuff.  Been helpful.  Just wondering why you don’t email that often?  Not that I want daily emails but you go months without a word. You alive? Answer: Indeed I am alive.  Thanks for asking.  There’s 2 reasons why I don’t email that often. Sorry Excuse #1: …

Gift Ideas for Almost Any Respectable Bodybuilder

Question: Dear Marc, My SO is really into bodybuilding.  Being female, I’m cool with it as he looks great but I have no idea what would say that I get this sport and I support him.  Do you have any gift ideas for my bodybuilding boyfriend? Answer: So it’s a gift for bodybuilders you want?…

Lose Weight in a Week Guaranteed

Lose weight in a week you say?  Is it possible?  Is it safe?  Is it legal? Not only is it legal but it’s safe and involves no drugs (unless you consider carbohydrates and sugar a drug).  This non-revolutionary method has been used by thousands of bodybuilders for decades to get ready for a contest.  It’s…

Meal Plans from Bulkbites – Easy to Create Online for Free

Bulkbites bills itself as an easy to to create meal plans sites with pre-loaded recipes with the ability to upload and create your own.  As the community grows, so does you ability to drag and drop meals that fit your macronutrient needs. If you want 200g of protein a day, with 200g of carbs and…

How to Make Apple Oatmeal Snack Bars

This apple oatmeal snack bars is a quick and easy option for those who can’t cook (raise my hand) that need a fructose (sugar) fix but want it to healthy and loaded with protein. Apple Oatmeal Snack Bars: Makes 4 Servings Ingredients: • ¾ cup oatmeal • ¼ cup oat bran • 6 egg whites…

Carb Backloading Fights Cavities

Could carb backloading help fight cavities? During my last dental cleaning the hygenist flat out said, “Wow, there’s nothing really here.  I’ve never seen anybody with so little plaque.” In all my years of going to the dentist, this was by far the easiest, no scraping I’ve ever had in my entire life!  I had…

My Video Review of the Fusion Mixer

When I received this thing called the Fusion Mixer, I’d never owned an automatic protein shaker cup.  Never had the need really and probably still do not but it was nice to be able to quickly mix up a drink intra-workout or after. Pros: easily mixed protein not too bulky smooth mixing action Cons: uses…

I'm Fat – You're Fat – We're Fat – No I'm Not

Seriously several times a day my mind convinces me that I’m a bit chubby, to a bit leaner today, to convincing me I need to go low calorie or low carb for a few too if I want to get serious in the gym, I need to be in a surplus. Somebody once said, “listen…

Fake it Till You Make it

At some point you’ve head the phase, “fake it till you make it.”  This could be in regards to almost anything.  I’ve heard it in the context of becoming a better author.  Maybe you’ve heard it regarding public speaking. But maybe you’ve not heard it in relation to bodybuilding and building the body of your…