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Food,Greens,Meal Planning,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Sports,Weight Loss19 Jul , 2017

Animal Vs. Plant Protein

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You don’t have to be a vegan to opt for veggie-based meals. While animal-based foods can deliver quick protein fixes and be alternatives to carb-filled snacks, they typically come with an extra amount of saturated fat, calories, cholesterol and sometimes unwanted hormones or bacteria. Not to mention, you may be packing your day with too much protein. So, […]

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Cooking Tips,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Outdoors,Plant Power,Recipes19 Jul , 2017

Flex Meal: Summer Fruit Salad

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Keeping cool this summer can be hard, but with a delicious cold salad recipe, you’ll be prepared for whatever the weather throws at you! A perfect fit for a beach picnic, side to a meal, or flex food  if you’re on a 10-Day Transformation (minus the poppy seeds). Original recipe from “All Recipes” with modifications […]

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Amy Venner,Challenges,Family,Food,Kids,Motivation,News12 Jul , 2017

The Million Mom Movement

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As you may or may not know, Amy Venner-Hamdi, Co-founder and President of Purium has launched a movement, Million Mom Movement. Her mission is to get 1,000 mothers or fathers in 100 communities who want to help 10 families eat cleaner and greener. Joining is free and you will receive regular tips, recipes, and fun worksheets for […]

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Cooking Tips,Goal Setting,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Recipes12 Jul , 2017

Flex Meal: Mushroom-Asparagus Medley

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Let’s be real, when talking about the 10-Day Transformation, it can be hard going 10 days without a hot meal! While organic raw fruits and celery are delicious on a hot summer day, a warm cooked meal at night can really hit the spot. Not to worry. With this sautéed veggie dish, you can stay on schedule […]

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Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes5 Jul , 2017

Flex Dessert: Vegan Ice Cream with Protein

Homemade chocolate ice cream topped with walnuts in glass bowl - healthy homemade dairy free, gluten free, vegan dessert

What’s better than ice cream on a hot Summer day? Vegan ice cream with 32 grams of plant-based protein! Now you can enjoy a cool, tasty chocolate or vanilla treat AND fuel your body, too. What You Need: 2 organic bananas 1-2 scoops MVP Sport 1 tsp organic pure vanilla extract Organic walnuts (optional) What You […]

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Cooking Tips,Family,Food,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Recipes,This Not That28 Jun , 2017

Flex Meal: Stuffed Portabella Mushroom

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Quick, healthy and satisfying dinners are hard to come by especially if you’re cooking for a whole family. Sure, it’s easy to make a healthy meal, but it might not be as filling as you’d want. And it’s simple to whip up a quick meal, but you may have to skimp on the nutrients or worse – add chemicals. Filling meals […]

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Athletic Performance,Challenges,Family,Food,Goal Setting,Motivation,Outdoors,Purium Products,Skin Care,Weight Loss,Workouts28 Jun , 2017

Working Out in the Heat

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Feeling motivated to workout in the summer can be difficult. It’s hot, you’re exhausted, and if you’re being honest with yourself, you’d much rather be relaxing by the pool with an ice-cold beverage. Besides the fact that exercise is great for your health all year long, there is some science behind how the heat can actually […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Food,News,Plant Power,Purium Products,Research,Sports,Workouts21 Jun , 2017

Natural Support for Inflammation

Inflammation is the body’s way to protect itself; the goal being to remove harmful irritants and begin the healing process. This means that when we get injured or become sick, one of our body’s healing mechanisms is to swell and become inflamed in hopes of pushing out and removing the toxins. In some cases, inflammation is acute, […]

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Cooking Tips,Family,Food,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Purium Products,Recipes21 Jun , 2017

Flex Dessert: Summer Sorbet

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As the weather gets hotter, refreshing cool treats become all the more tempting. Summer can easily make you validate a scoop of dairy ice cream, packed with calories, an artificially colored popsicles or even an ice-cold sugary soda. However, many of you will prefer to reach for a fresh-pressed juice, an organic smoothie or a piece of fruit. Here is one […]

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Cooking Tips,Family,Meal Planning,Motivation,Nutrition14 Jun , 2017

Flex Breakfast

Young ethnic family eating a healthy breakfast together

Most days of the week start off with a bang, which is why our green juices and shaker bottles are so important. But, what about those other mornings? The mornings when you can linger in bed before deciding to get up or stay in your pajamas a little longer than normal. These mornings are a gratifying break in the day-to-day routine, when […]

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Family,Food,News,Outdoors,Plant Power,Purium Products,Research14 Jun , 2017

Everyday Parasites

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Parasite is a scary word and everyone would like to think that they would never come in contact with any form of parasite but chances are you or someone you know has contracted a parasite. Kitchen Doctor explains how easy it is to contract an infection, “Contaminated water is one source of infection. Improperly washed or under cooked food […]

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Athletic Performance,Cooking Tips,Family,Food,Greens,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Recipes,This Not That,Weight Loss7 Jun , 2017

Athlete Meal: Lettuce Cup Ideas

vegetarian lettuce wraps with tofu

Living, organic lettuce is supposed to stay fresher a little longer than other lettuce options in the grocery store. It also keeps its great cup shape when you break off the leaves. Depending on your food preference, you can fill that crunchy cup with whatever you please (as long as it’s healthy and organic). Filler ideas: […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Dave Sandoval,Family,Food,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Research7 Jun , 2017

The Scoop on Men’s Defense

According to BBC News, men, compared to women, are less likely to visit their primary physicians and more apt to wind up in the hospital due to health neglect. Another study claimed that 70% of men care more for their cars, then themselves. And that same article reported that 56% of women prioritize their partner’s health […]

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Meal Planning,Nutrition,Purium Products,Recipes,This Not That31 May , 2017

Chocolate Caramel Apple Topping Recipe

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We’ve all been there; craving something sweet and delicious. Whether you’re go-to guilty pleasure is ice cream, cookies, cake or candy, these sugary treats will cheat you! Instead, use superfoods to create a simple sweet delight. Not only will you treat your tongue, you’ll also fuel your body with nutrients that satisfy you body and brain! Try this recipe below with our Caramel […]

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Dave Sandoval,Greens,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Research,This Not That31 May , 2017

Heavy Metals: How to Avoid and Cleanse

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Heavy metals are everywhere: our water, our cleaning supplies, and our food. Even in the air we breathe! Though it’s nearly impossible to avoid them, heavy metals are toxic and their build-up can be harmful to our health. Which is why regularly cleansing is an integral part of living clean. Not only does a cleanse […]

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