Purium’s Can’t Beet This

Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Dave Sandoval,Family,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Research,This Not That11 Dec , 2017

Don’t Take a Chill Pill, Take CHILL Spray

How are you? But, seriously, how are you? Recently the American Psychological Association (APA) released their 2017 Stress in America Survey and… well, let’s just say, we’re worried about you. According to the APA survey, nearly 63% (that’s two-thirds) of Americans surveyed admitted that the approaching future of America is causing them SERIOUS stress. Yikes!  […]

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Athletic Performance,Family,News,Nutrition,Purium Products,Research,Sports,This Not That,Workouts8 Dec , 2017

Forget Energy Drinks, CHARGE Up Instead

You know the feeling: drained, exhausted or fatigued. Maybe it hits you at work, right after lunch (or maybe when you arrive and have no idea how you’re going to make it through the day). Or maybe it happens at home and stops you from working out. Whether it’s a lack of sleep, poor eating […]

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Aging Gracefully,Athletic Performance,Food,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Sports,This Not That,Workouts4 Dec , 2017

Athletes Beware of Artificial Boosts

All athletes or fitness buffs can use a little boost sometimes to take their workouts to the next level. But often times, people look for it in the wrong places. Recently, the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) reported that potentially unsafe pharmaceutical drugs are being marketed and sold to bodybuilders online. The drugs […]

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Food,Goal Setting,Motivation,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,This Not That,Weight Loss,Workouts4 Dec , 2017

No More Weight Loss Plateau

Congratulations on continuing your weight loss journey! It’s been hard, we know. You gave up your favorite snacks (goodbye Cheetos!) and started opting for healthier alternatives (do Trader Joe’s cheese puffs count?). Maybe you even cut out soda and have watched those pounds drop. When you added exercise to the mix, you became unstoppable—a force […]

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Cooking Tips,Family,Food,Kids,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Recipes,This Not That,Weight Loss9 Oct , 2017

Flex Food: Spaghetti Squash Recipes

Ahhh, pasta. It unites all kinds of eaters, cuisines and ages. It’s a go-to for picky eaters and spontaneous dinners for families and party hosts. However,  even if it’s made with whole wheat or quinoa, it can be a little heavy and depending on your body, it may not digest easily. Enter: the scrumptious, protein-filled, fiber-robust and low calorie/carb spaghetti squash. Although […]

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Cooking Tips,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes,This Not That1 Aug , 2017

Flex Meal: Black Bean Burger

It’s not beef… it’s organic black beans and veggies! If you’re craving a burger, try this delicious vegan recipe to satisfy that craving, while sticking to your clean lifestyle. Ingredients: 2 cans of organic black beans 1/2 cup organic pumpkin seeds 2 tablespoons water 1 whole medium organic chopped onion 3 cloves of organic garlic […]

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Athletic Performance,Challenges,Featured,Goal Setting,Motivation,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Sports,Stretches,This Not That,Workouts,Yoga5 Jul , 2017

Post-Workout Recovery Tips

Sore muscles… we’ve all experienced them. Whether it was after a tough workout in the gym or moving some furniture, muscles can feel so stiff a few days after strenuous activity that you feel as if you can’t even move. Yet there are techniques to help your body recover faster so you can get back in the gym sooner (or rearrange […]

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

Flex Meal: Stuffed Portabella Mushroom

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

Athlete Meal: Lettuce Cup Ideas

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

Chocolate Caramel Apple Topping Recipe

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

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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Cooking Tips,Food,Goal Setting,Greens,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes,This Not That24 May , 2017

Flex Meal: Lentil Kale Burgers

Memorial Day is this weekend which means a lot of burgers and barbecuing will be happening. As a veggie advocate you don’t want to be left out but you want to stick to your healthy lifestyle. Below is a delicious, vegan lentil burger to place on the grill instead! Ingredients: 1 cup cooked organic lentils […]

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Cooking Tips,Family,Food,Greens,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes,This Not That,Travel,Work19 Apr , 2017

Meal Makeover: Lunch on-the-go!

Who doesn’t love a lunch on-the-go?! Something easy, healthy, and inexpensive for work or an afternoon in the park. Wherever your day takes you, you can satisfy your hunger without any inconvenience or comprising your health standards! (Recipe by Shannon Covart with modifications from editor) What you need for the salad: Organic veggies like carrots, […]

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Aging Gracefully,Amy Venner,Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Challenges,Dave Sandoval,Education,Family,Fitness,Food,Goal Setting,Greens,Inspiration,Kids,Lifestyle,Motivation,News,Nutrition,Outdoors,Plant Power,Purium Events,Purium Nutrition,Recipes,Research,Skin Care,Sleep,Sports,Stretches,This Not That,Travel,Weight Loss,Work,Workouts,Yoga29 Mar , 2017

An UnConventional Good Time!

UnConvention is coming up in less than 10 days! Come to a place where all the pressures of daily life are taken off your shoulders! And then stretch those shoulders out with some yoga, use them to propel you through the pool or to hoist a green drink. Use your shoulders to lift your arms […]

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Advocacy,Greens,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Research,This Not That22 Mar , 2017

Increase in Pesticides for Spinach and Pears

Strictly buying only organic food for every meal is not usually in the budget for most of us. But buying only conventionally grown produce means a whole lot of pesticide residue on your plate and in your body. So, what is a frugal, yet health-minded consumer to do? Well, there ARE some fruits and veggies […]

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