Category Archives: Food

Good Idea, Wrong Approach

The lack of education about how our bodies work is astounding, but not surprising. However, after reading the articles today on how some experts are suggesting that equivalent exercise time should be added to food labels, my eyebrows are beginning … Continue reading

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Liftlazy Whenevercast: You Can’t Burn It Off

Download mp3 file (6.2mb) The Takeaway Points: Chris is trying to limit the length of his rants without much success. Calories are necessary, or we’d all die. You can’t pick and choose which calories you burn off once the food … Continue reading

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Liftlazy Whenevercast: Cookies And Happiness

Download mp3 file (732kb) The Takeaway Points: Eat what you want, adjusted for the way you want to look and feel. Don’t overthink it too much. My brain-to-mouth filter has become largely useless in public.    

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Holiday Recovery (4th Of July Version)

Okay, it’s July 5th and you’re probably full of hot dogs, hamburgers, potato chips and beer (if you’re vegan, then I’m sure you’re full of beanburgers, kale chips and fermented wheatgrass). And there is a big chance that you’re feeling … Continue reading

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Liftlazy Whenevercast: The Practicality of Healthy Eating

This time, the question was “Is healthy food worth the time and expense?” Instead of just getting my viewpoint, I asked fellow fitness professional Ash Talbot to record her own take on the topic. So this time you get a … Continue reading

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Liftlazy Whenevercast: Caloric Context

Caloric Context Whenevercast Player Download mp3 file (28.4MB)   The Takeaway Points: Calories are simply a unit of heat energy. Calories do not make you fat. Calories are energy…yes I am repeating myself. Specific Energy is the scientific concept behind … Continue reading

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Liftlazy Whenevercast: Ab Circle “Extreme Fitness Rules” Review

Right click to download Mp3 file (29mb) There is no magic. There is no shortcut. If you do things the right way, it doesn’t take that long to see results, but for some reason people are sold on the false … Continue reading

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Liftlazy Whenevercast: Deadlifts, Malnutrition and Travel

Hola.  In this episode, I try to make deadlifts easier to perform via strategic cues to perfect your form. I also delve back into the nutrition education with a discussion of malnutrition and how it affects people of all sizes. … Continue reading

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Liftlazy Whenevercast: The Cost Of Doing Business

Every once in a while I have to be direct and tell people the truth. Who am I kidding, I’m always direct! This episode deals with why your feelings are a horrible substitute for biology, thermodynamics and exercise science. Find … Continue reading

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Don’t Blame The Holidays

It’s that time of year. We’ve already passed Halloween and with Thanksgiving around the corner, more and more people are going to start blaming holidays for their eating habits (why we pick the last quarter of the year to keep … Continue reading

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