General Health & Fitness

Now that the winter weather has started to hit, the craving for a smoothie for breakfast and a summer salad at lunch time has gone. When it’s cold outside you want something hot and hearty to fulfil you during the day and warm up your insides. We have collated our top 5 high protein and… View Article
Protein makes up a crucial part of our diet; not only because every cell in our body contains it, but it also helps with repairing cells and making new ones. Eating high protein foods and increasing protein in our daily food intake can help us feel fuller for longer, as protein (the food group) takes… View Article
Many modern restaurants and eateries are becoming more accustomed to dealing with, and catering for, a variety of different eating habits, intolerances and allergies. If you’re on a low carb, high protein diet, there is a strong possibility that restaurants will cater to this too. Without announcing that you are on a low carb diet,… View Article
We all know that sauces can make or break the dinner you have been thinking about all day. When you’re hungry (or perhaps ‘hangry’), it’s good to have a bank of recipes to rely on to spice up a mid-week meal.  Unfortunately, many shop bought sauces and dips that we think may be healthy are… View Article
What is your daily recommended protein intake? It’s the big question that’s been asked and answered many times with differing responses. So now what? There is a simple formula that can be used to work approximately how much protein your body actually needs and I’ll get to that in just a sec. First let’s go through… View Article
Meal Prep can often be a vital part of staying on track with your nutritional goals. Often the foods available to grab on-the-go will be loaded with carbs and sugar and not much protein, so it’s often much better to spend the time prepping your own meals and snacks. Here at The Protein Bread Co,… View Article
With so many of us having super stationary desk jobs, getting enough movement in on a weekday can be challenging. Here are five tips from us at The Protein Bread Co for upping the exercise while at work. 5. Walking Meetings For quick catch up meetings, our cofounder Luke suggests we debrief while going for… View Article
We all have certain fitness goals we may be aiming for, but with so much information out there where do you even start?! Remember that it’s not an exact science, start with a plan and use consistency to your advantage. Staying motivated and on track isn’t always easy – especially if you’re just starting out…. View Article
If you’re on a special “egg free” diet or perhaps you or a loved one have an egg allergy, we have some great substitutes lined up for you! It’s also all too easy to run out of eggs, so still very handy to know of these alternatives for those of us who enjoy eggs regularly. The best… View Article
Snacking over the holidays is a given. With food heavily engrained into our holiday culture we have all too many parties and functions with snacks so readily available to us during the Christmas season. So how can you reduce the effects of snacking this year? The simple answer is to watch what you eat and exercise… View Article