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First Bulk - Is This a Good Diet?

Is this a good diet?

1st meal- 2 eggs, cup of oatmeal, and table spoon of peanut butter.

2nd meal- pork chop, 1/2 cup of brown rice.

3rd meal- ham sandwich, and apple

4th meal- can of tuna

5th meal- nature valley bar

6th meal- broccolli and 1 1/2 cups of red beans

try something more high octane

Meal 1 needs more protein.
Meal 3 needs more protein.
Meal 4 better be a friggin’ huge can of tuna.
Meal 5 needs protein to begin with.
Meal 6 needs protein as well.

You’ve got some good choices for items of food, but not in quantities / macronutrient balance. Go check out Berardi’s articles:

7 Habits of Highly Effective Nutritional Programs

Massive Eating: I, Caloric Needs

Massive Eating: II, Meal Combinations and Individual Differences

You’ll need more calories, more protein, and probably more healthy fats. Do not neglect them.

if you’re bulking from sub-90 lbs sure.

Thanks for the tips. I used to be a fat guy weighing 240. I lost alot of weight trying to looked ripped. Now i need to get some size. My strength has gone down tremendously.
Should i do cardio at all?

I’m currently 5’8 1531bs

dude, just use the search function here on the site. Look up an article how to bulk, adjust your caloric intake accordingly, and hit the weights heavy and hard.

This is just my humble opinion, but you need to eat at least 3000-4000 calories a day if you’re at 155 lbs. And if squats/deadlifts aren’t in your arsenal, then you won’t be making progress.

and not to sound like an ass, but you’re lucky you haven’t got completely flamed with that kind of ‘bulk diet’

i hear ya. I gotta start some where though.

and as far as cardio goes… no

[quote]mattt wrote:
I’m currently 5’8 1531bs[/quote]

I think your bulk worked too well. :stuck_out_tongue:

Seriously, I agree with reading Berardi’s articles, definately more protein is required, and more food in general.