Review: Sunwarrior illumin8 Aztec Chocolate Shake

Here is my second review of Sunwarrior illumin8. The first one is here. My second packet was Aztec Chocolate: Similar package, similar nutritional stats. How it mixed: It was a little fizzier than the vanilla bean, and tasted grittier. The grittiness actually overpowered the chocolate. I really don’t have much else to say on this… Continue reading Review: Sunwarrior illumin8 Aztec Chocolate Shake

Review: Sunwarrior illumin8 Vanilla Bean Shake

As anyone knows, I’m always down to try new protein products. I’m not a huge meat eater and I have a massive sweet tooth, so shakes and bars help me kill my cravings while still staying within my macros. I recently had the opportunity to try Sunwarrior illumin8 shakes through a Social Nature campaign. I will say that I… Continue reading Review: Sunwarrior illumin8 Vanilla Bean Shake

Sunday Funday: Peanut Butter “Mug” Cake

Whether they’re healthified protein cakes or single-serving indulgences, there’s no doubt mug cake recipes are popular on the internet.  Here’s the thing I have against mug cakes. Some of them are too big for a standard coffee mug. Besides, even if they don’t spill over, it’s far easier to stir them in a standard cereal… Continue reading Sunday Funday: Peanut Butter “Mug” Cake

Sunday Funday: Boozy Protein Shake & The Importance of Self-Care

You’ve probably noticed the lack of posts the last couple weeks.  Life gets in the way. While I’ve personally been spared the illnesses going around, not everyone at work has and it has left me picking up extra hours to pick up the slack. It doesn’t hurt that my pursuit of my NASM certification has… Continue reading Sunday Funday: Boozy Protein Shake & The Importance of Self-Care

Sunday Funday (A Day Early) 

What do you associate most with Christmas? For me, a big part of it was spending the day lounging around in my nightgown, and having cinnamon rolls with eggnog for breakfast.  I do love eggnog. However, with over 300 calories per cup, it’s hardly macro-friendly. Last year, I tried Silk Seasonal Nog for the first time and… Continue reading Sunday Funday (A Day Early) 

Review: 3 New Quest Bar Flavors

It’s probably no secret I love protein bars. My sweet tooth is pretty insatiable. There were days before I started tracking macros that I would eat an entire package of cookies in one day. While I now eat relatively healthy, a protein bar of some sort is a part of my nightly snack. And one… Continue reading Review: 3 New Quest Bar Flavors