I don’t know about you, but lunch is my primary motivator for getting through the first half of the day. Typically, I try to keep it healthy but still filling and flavorful, giving me something to look forward to midday. But other times, I can’t help but microwave yesterday’s leftover takeout, or succumb to the midday bagel break in the cafeteria (remember office life?). Before I know it, I’m surpassing my daily caffeine allowance by leaps and bounds just to keep my eyes open.
Nowadays, in order to overcome energy slumps and keep my motivation high all day, I’ve switched to the paleo diet. For every kind of day (and craving) I’ve found the perfect paleo recipe to help me power through my afternoons. No, this isn’t an advertisement for the paleo diet, but simply saying, it really works for me, my energy, and my productivity. Keep reading.