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Cooking Tips,Family,Featured,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes,This Not That16 Nov , 2016

Meal Makeover: Thanksgiving Stuffing

There are a few food items that make Thanksgiving what it is! Thanksgiving stuffing is definitely a staple in the Thanksgiving meal. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could enjoy that delicious side without the guilt? Here’s a great recipe for a healthy and BREAD-FREE stuffing recipe to keep you on track of your healthy […]

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Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Cooking Tips,Family,Kids,News,Nutrition,This Not That,Weight Loss2 Nov , 2016

The Sweet Truth

Welcome to November 1st, you survived the sugar holiday. Did you stay strong and fight off the temptations? Or do you have a blood sugar hangover or an upset stomach? Regardless, you’ve come to the right place to seek some refuge from the candy storm. Whether you are aware of the sad sweet truths or not, it’s always helpful to review the […]

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Cooking Tips,Family,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Purium Products,Recipes,This Not That,Weight Loss2 Nov , 2016

Meal Makeover: Mac ‘n’ Cheese

We’re approaching the end of the year and there’s a little chill in the air. As the holidays approach, it’s nearly impossible not to crave those warm comfort foods! Lucky for you, you can have these foods while also staying on track with your health-driven lifestyle. If you don’t believe us, then believe this creamy, […]

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Cooking Tips,Family,Food,Nutrition,Recipes,This Not That26 Oct , 2016

Munchie Makeover: Halloween Treats

Halloween is a tricky time of year, in more ways than one. If you are an advocate of good health, the idea of passing out candy just doesn’t seem right. And, while you might not normally treat your children to candy and large amounts of sugar, it can be difficult to prevent those little fingers from getting it. […]

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Cooking Tips,Featured,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Purium Products,Recipes,This Not That28 Sep , 2016

Meal Makeover: Caramel Apple Pie

We all crave sweets from time to time (or…maybe even all the time). It’s not easy to fight those dessert urges, especially during the fall and winter season. Stores have stocked up on candies and everyone is posting homemade pies on Instagram and the holidays haven’t even begun yet! No worries, you have us in your corner. […]

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Cooking Tips,Kids,Meal Planning,News,Nutrition,Recipes21 Sep , 2016

“Naturally” Unhealthy for Kids

It’s a sad fact that many brands market kid friendly products as natural or organic, while masking ingredients that may not be healthy at all. An “all-natural” snack could in fact contain xanthan gum, a bacteria produced sugar “slime” that comes from corn, soy or wheat. Even an organic juice can be loaded with too […]

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Cooking Tips,Featured,Purium Products,Recipes,This Not That21 Sep , 2016

Meal Makeover: Fall Comfort Food (Vegetarian Chili and Cornbread)

The leaves are changing colors and falling to the ground, the air has a slight chill to it, and you are beginning to crave those delicious, warm comfort foods. Autumn must be here! While you’re getting your rake out and putting on a sweater, let’s talk about some Fall food favorites. We have your squash […]

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Cooking Tips,Food,News,Nutrition,Recipes7 Sep , 2016

Gluten: Myths, Facts and More

Even though the gluten-free movement has made mainstream waves, there are still a lot of misconceptions floating around in its wake. To help smooth the ripples, we did some research on the myths, facts and deliciousness of being gluten free. According to the Celiac Disease Foundation, “Gluten is a general name for the proteins found […]

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Cooking Tips,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Recipes11 Aug , 2016

Last Chance for Summer’s Garden Food

As summer winds down, it’s natural to begin savoring the things that are unique to the season. Beach days, day hikes, backyard fire pit parties and enjoying foods fresh from the garden. August is one of the most bountiful months for summer harvest. Enjoy your last moments of summer with these recipes that include some […]

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Cooking Tips,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes27 Jul , 2016

Cooking with Mother Nature’s Multi-Vitamin

There’s a reason Spirulina has been nicknamed “Mother Nature’s multi-vitamin.” A blue-algae organism found in fresh and salt water, Spirulina has provided ancient cultures from the Aztecs to early Africans the minerals and vitamins they needed to climb mountains, work the land and power through to survive. Though life may not be as extreme anymore, […]

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Cooking Tips,Family,Greens,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Outdoors,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes30 Jun , 2016

Let Freedom Ring: Healthy Snackin’ For Independence Day

This Monday, we celebrate Independence Day with family, fireworks, fairs and food! While you gather this weekend, with families and friends and red, white, and blue decorations, why not make this an opportunity to showcase your delicious, creative and healthy ways? You can stick to your lifestyle and inspire others with these 4 Fourth of July […]

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Cooking Tips,Nutrition17 Jun , 2016

Feast Like A (Healthy) King On Father’s Day

While “the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach,” a modern man probably doesn’t want an artery traffic jam in the process. Yet, if you use crafty nutrition big plates of edible pleasure is within wholesome reach. Here are some clean tricks to eat BIG without the BAD for this year’s Father’s Day meal! Grill: Grilling […]

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Cooking Tips,Greens,Nutrition,Plant Power,Recipes,Weight Loss30 Mar , 2016

Top 5 Spring Fruits and Veggies

Spring is here which means warmer weather, more outdoor activities, and fresh new fruits and vegetables coming into season! Below is the top 5 spring seasonal fruits and veggies that are perfect for breakfast, snacking or as a side for a meal. And since the weather is getting warmer, you can pack some up for […]

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Cooking Tips,Education,Family4 Mar , 2016

A Cluttered Kitchen is a Cluttered Body

A cluttered room is a cluttered mind…but did you know that a cluttered kitchen often leads to packing pounds on the body? Messier kitchens may lead to more issues with obesity than cleaner kitchens suggests this article on NPR.   With big families and big appetites, how can we keep our kitchen from making us […]

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Cooking Tips,Recipes,Research,This Not That23 Dec , 2015

Making the Real Food Revolution a Reality

Being a part of the Real Food Revolution doesn’t mean you are vowing to never eat anything delicious or decadent. It does not mean that you cannot have so-called “comfort foods” or ever eat dessert. It just means that you refuse to fall for clever marketing ploys that have you feeding artificially colored cereals to […]

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