Spicy Black Bean Soup

One of my readers sent me this recipe a while back, and I pulled it out over the weekend. It turned out really well, my only tip is to make sure the beans are cooked fully! It’s a hearty, filling, spicy soup (the spice can be modified to your taste) that I could see myself […]

Easy Slow Carb Vegetable Stock Recipe

The best way to add some variety to those lentils you’re likely or supposed to be consuming every day: stock and spices.   With those two additions, they’re actually  quite addicting. Now, two quick confessions. I normally prefer meat stock to veggie stock Until I started Slow Carb, I’d never made my own stock before. Prior to […]

What Kind of Beans Should I Eat? The Great Slow Carb Bean Index

If you’re following the Slow Carb Diet to a “T”, you are likely consuming a lot of beans and lentils. Perhaps too many .  Perhaps not enough.  It’s friggin’ confusing, isn’t it?  One of the most common questions I see posted on forums is people asking what type of bean they should be eating and […]

Stop Using Your Desk Job As An Excuse Not To Move Around

Having a desk job is not an excuse not to move around. In this post, I show you exactly how I still get over 10K steps, 18 floors, and over 5 miles in a day without changing my life’s schedule to fit in a workout.

Who I Really Am

What I like to say is that I’m a strong, healthy father. What I feel I am, though, is someone who can’t stick to a plan long enough to make a difference. I feel like a failure, sometimes I feel like an addict. I feel like a disappointment to my family.

Here’s what I know, though. Here are the facts: