The Protein Life

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
Ever wondered what cheeses were the highest in Protein? Cheese is a great addition to any meal or as a snack on its own to bump up your Protein intake without also increasing your Carb intake. At The Protein Bread Co, we love melting Edam or Swiss on Protein Bread for the perfect Grilled Cheese,… View Article
Struggling to find a cafe where there isn’t bread, grains or spuds on pretty much every menu item? In-house Nutritionist Melissa knows her health cafes, so here you go – a roundup of Sydney spots that cater to your low carb needs…Proof that you can dine out and still be low carb! 5. Proteini You… View Article
Turns out your ‘low carb’ snack may not be as low carb as you thought… Nuts are typically seen as a convenient low carb option, but they’re not all created equal when it comes to their carb content. This list is in descending order of carb content, and we’ve also included a bit of a nutrient… View Article
For when you’re short on time for meal prep, these supermarket snacks each give you a decent serve of protein, but without all the chemically ingredients you often find in ‘high protein’ snacks. Don’t worry, tinned tuna not included. By in-house Nutritionist Melissa Fine.   Chia Co Cacao Dark Chia Pod A great grab-and-go option,… View Article
A simple question we’re often asked is “how will a high protein and low carb diet help me towards my fat loss goals?”. The monitoring of protein and carbs are fundamental in not only healthy fat loss but also muscle retention. While muscle retention might not sound like priority number one for those working towards fat… View Article