• Reconnecting to My Roots

    The following post originally appeared on January 30, 2017 on my other website, StephGaudreau.com. (Yes, I’ve been writing there for over a year!) I’d encourage you to read the whole thing, but hey, I know you may want the quick conclusion: I’m re-expanding Stupid Easy Paleo back into a super-mega-awesome home for read more…

    5 Mindset Traps That Kill Motivation

    Whether you realize it or not, there are some pretty massive mindset traps that will kill just about anyone’s motivation. And in this post, I’m going to shed some light on five common mindset traps that can stall your forward progress. Whether your mission is fat loss, changing your career, exercising, read more…

    Break the Diet Cycle: 3 Steps to Take Right Now

    If you’re ready to break the diet cycle, I’ve got three steps for you to take right now. I think about my own experiences as someone who was teased as “fat” and “chubby” growing up and how those words negatively affected my feelings about food and my body for years. I read more…

    CrossFit Open 15.5 Nutrition Strategy

    If you’re participating in the Open, I’ve written a CrossFit Open 15.5 nutrition strategy for you! 15.5 is going to challenge even the most elite competitors. This couplet of rowing and thrusters is going to burn through some major glycogen and leave you gassed. Eating well in the days, weeks and months read more…

    CrossFit Open 15.4 Nutrition Strategy

    If you’re participating in the Open, I’ve written a CrossFit Open 15.4 nutrition strategy for you! So far, the workouts have been pretty true to CrossFit’s roots, and 15.4 is no different: an AMRAP ascending ladder of handstand push-ups and cleans. Eating well in the days, weeks and months leading up read more…

    CrossFit Open 15.3 Nutrition Strategy

    If you’re participating in the Open, I’ve got a CrossFit Open 15.3 nutrition strategy that I wrote just for you! So far, we’ve seen a classic couplet plus a separately scored max lift in 15.1, then a repeat of last year’s 14.2 ascending ladder. Now, 15.3 is a challenging triplet AMRAP (as many rounds read more…

    CrossFit Open 15.1 Nutrition Strategy

    If you’re participating in the Open, I’ve written a CrossFit Open 15.1 nutrition strategy for you! It’s safe to say that eating well in the days, weeks and months leading up to the Open is the biggest way to set up a strong foundation for your best performance, but there are read more…