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Live Your Healthiest Life

Athletic Performance,Challenges,Goal Setting,Motivation,Outdoors,Stretches,Weight Loss,Workouts11 Jan , 2017

Top 5 Easiest Exercises For The New Year

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About two weeks into 2017 and hopefully you’re still feeling motivated to stick with your resolutions! Since ‘working out’ is one of the most common New Year’s Resolutions, we put together some sweaty inspiration. Approximately 80% of people who signed up for a gym membership in January will stop going (and stop working out all together) […]

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Athletic Performance,Challenges,Family,Food,Goal Setting,Motivation,Outdoors,Sports,Stretches,Weight Loss,Workouts7 Dec , 2016

Staying Active This Winter

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There’s just something about exercising outside. The fresh air, the beautiful scenery, and not having to worry about your favorite gym equipment being used. As winter comes upon us you might find it hard to gain the motivation to go out into the cold to get in your morning run. You may want to just […]

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Advocacy,Challenges,Food,Lifestyle,Motivation30 Nov , 2016

Season of Giving

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There is a certain joy in giving. It warms your heart serving at a homeless shelter, knowing that your money donation went to a great cause, or even just seeing the smile on your friends’ face when they open your gift. The Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday is called #GivingTuesday. It only […]

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Amy Venner,Challenges,Family,Food,Motivation,Nutrition,Weight Loss26 Oct , 2016

Amy & Riadh’s Group Cleanse for Couples

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Heading into holiday season can be exciting, but also a little nerve-racking – especially if you’ve been committed to the healthy lifestyle. There is the focus on food, the hosting, the socializing with family that you don’t see often. You have to clean the house, buy the food, pick out outfits, make the food, and […]

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Advocacy,Challenges,Food,Greens,Motivation,News,Nutrition,Plant Power5 Oct , 2016

The Fight To Save Ourselves and Our Planet

Many of you out there are fueling yourself with green goodness that has come, gratefully, from our beautiful, vibrant Earth. These plants have helped regenerate, energize and empower your body to live life to its fullest. There isn’t a doubt that consuming greens on a regular basis does a body good. However, what about the other […]

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Athletic Performance,Challenges,Goal Setting,Greens,Motivation,Nutrition,Plant Power,Weight Loss,Workouts27 Jul , 2016

Don’t Let Your Scale Shame You

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Summer is here and after committing to healthier eating habits and regular workout routines, those numbers on the scale have barely budged. Despite your waist feeling smaller, you feel discouraged. Well, we’re here to tell you why you shouldn’t! Instead, focus on: Energy level When you start providing your body with proper nutrition and regular […]

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Athletic Performance,Challenges,Goal Setting,Motivation,Outdoors,Purium Products,Sports,Stretches,Weight Loss,Workouts,Yoga23 Jun , 2016

Checking in and Changing Up Your Workout!

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Can you believe it’s been almost seven months since you made that New Year’s resolution to get in shape? If you’ve kept with it, good for you! However, have you been sticking to the same routine this whole time? Remember that it’s just as important to change your workout regimen as it is to stretch […]

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Athletic Performance,Challenges,Goal Setting,Outdoors,Weight Loss14 Jun , 2016

8 Tips on How to Drink More Water

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The weather is warming up and we’re spending more time outside as Summer comes along. Soaking up that Vitamin D and enjoying the outdoors is great for our overall health but it could mean that we’ll get dehydrated faster. Drinking enough water seems to be a struggle for everyone. People forget, they don’t feel thirsty, […]

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Challenges,Goal Setting,Greens,Motivation,Nutrition,Weight Loss19 May , 2016

Avoid Being a Slave to the Scale

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A friend the other day lamented that they had been working out and eating cleanly but they noticed that the scale was going up instead of down. They said, “My clothes seem to be fitting better, my energy is up…but I am gaining weight! I thought I was trimming down…I am so disappointed.” I was […]

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Aging Gracefully,Challenges,Family,Stretches,Weight Loss,Yoga6 Apr , 2016

5 Different Types of Yoga

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Yoga: Because everyone loves a good stretch! When we usually talk about yoga, it’s in a very general context but, there are several types of yoga that differ from each other while still holding true to the core purpose.   Yoga is a series of stretches and poses that require your mental, physical, and spiritual […]

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Challenges,Family8 Jan , 2016

Take Control of Emotional Eating

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We’ve all had those days or weeks or even months where we are completely stressed out, depressed, bored, anxious, you name it…and we eat everything in sight. We probably don’t even feel hungry but we eat anyway. And honestly, it’s most likely not healthy foods that we’re consuming. This is what we call emotional eating. […]

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Amy Venner,Challenges,Goal Setting,Motivation19 Nov , 2015

The Importance of Determination – By Amy Venner

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Back in the 1990s, Amy Venner and Dave Sandoval had a business that made private-label products for a huge international company. Just when they had finally turned a profit, that company (their biggest client) bailed and left them struggling. They were in a desperate financial situation. Amy says that there were times when she thought she and Dave would […]

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Challenges,Dave Sandoval,Purium Products,Weight Loss12 Nov , 2015

Pre-Thanksgiving Cleanse – Do You Take the Challenge?

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Doing an anabolic cleanse 10 days prior to Thanksgiving can make all the difference in whether you overdo it or not on the holiday. But you don’t want to do just ANY cleanse. Many of the cleanses out there are catabolic and will actually start to break the body down. And while you may lose […]

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