Thursday, 25 October 2012

5 meal ideas #3

Be under no misconception, reaching your fat loss or muscle gain goal will take time. Getting to your fitness destination is a marathon, not a sprint. Rome wasn’t built in a day and neither will your dream body. With this said one of the main areas so many people fall down on is not being consistent with the diet. It could be lack of preparation time or lack of healthy meal ideas. Besides eating right doesn’t have to be about bland chicken breasts, boring brown rice and dry steamed vegetables at every meal. My main aim of this post is to give you some inspiration for creative healthy meal ideas that taste good, can be made in under 15 minutes and can be suited to any fitness goal.
The rules of good nutrition
Whatever meal you choose to eat, if you stick to these simple rules you can’t go wrong!
·         Eat 5-6 small meals a day
·         Stay away from sugars and processed foods
·         Focus on consuming lean proteins with every meal
·         Eat plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables
·         Drink 3+ litres of filtered/bottled water a day
·         Save starchy carbs for breakfast or after a workout.
Wholemeal steak pitta pockets. with low fat cheese, spinach and avacado

Mexican brown rice salad, with borlotti beans, avacado, red onion, lime juice and peppers(suitable for vegeterians)

Wholemeal wraps with turkey mince, jalapeno peppers, spinach and avacado oil

Salmon filet with spinach, brown rice and borlotti beans

Have you worked hard this week? yes? Well go on then, treat yourself to slice of cake. You deserve it!