Eat Like Schwarzenegger’s Fitness Advisor

As an aspiring bodybuilder, and someone who recently started training for my first physique show, it is my humble opinion that Arnold Schwarzenegger is the greatest bodybuilder of all time. I count him as one of my personal heroes and someone I admire. Very few people have accomplished as much as he has in one lifetime. Recently I found an AMA, short for Ask Me Anything, done by one of Arnold’s fitness advisors, Adam Bornstein, on the popular social discussion board site, Needless to say, I was ecstatic; this was a chance to get a behind the scenes look […]

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Creamy Grilled Chicken Piccata

I’ve been trying a lot of new recipes lately with Pete as my guinea pig.  Some go over well and some not so much.  I tried this chicken piccata recipe out the other night and Pete agreed that this was a keeper.  He loved it! To get the most flavor in the chicken, make sure you start the night before and marinate it overnight.   Creamy Grilled Chicken Piccata Adapted from this recipe. Chicken Juice of 1 lemon (3Tbsp) 3 Tbsp olive oil 1 Tbsp minced garlic 1 tsp salt 1/4 tsp black pepper 1/2 tsp basil or oregano 2 […]

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Crock Pot Tuesday: Lemon Rosemary Chicken

It’s finally getting chilly enough to break out the Crock Pot! Ok, so I’ve been using it all summer anyway, because I’m totally infatuated with mine, but now it feels appropriate to share recipes and get in the Crock Pot spirit. Seriously, it’s like magic. Just put the ingredients in and it makes itself! For the month of November, we will feature a new Crock Pot recipe every Tuesday. Here’s a recipe we make at home ALL the time:         Lemon Rosemary Chicken 6-12 skinless, bone-in chicken thighs (I make 12 because it makes great leftovers!) ¼ […]

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