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Live Your Healthiest Life

Cooking Tips,Family,Food,Greens,Kids,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Recipes29 Mar , 2017

Meal Makeover: April Fool’s Day Edition

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April Fool’s Day is either a day you love because you are a great prankster or a day you hate because you are always the one being  pranked. It’s a day for silly jokes and tricks, and if you have kids you’ll probably hear some wild ones! Right now you’re probably one of these three […]

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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!

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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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Aging Gracefully,Family,Food,Sleep1 Mar , 2017

Deep Sleep Isn’t Just For Babies

There isn’t any doubt that your sleep patterns change with age and to an extent, that’s healthy. But, even though adults don’t require as much sleep as a child, the healthy average is still a full 8 hours. Based on a study conducted in 2015, the National Sleep Foundation released their new sleep recommendations for each stage […]

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Amy Venner,Family,Goal Setting,Kids,Meal Planning,Motivation,Recipes22 Feb , 2017

Incorporating the Whole Family

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With the new year in full swing, it’s time to look back on your resolutions and see how far you’ve come. You’ve been improving your overall eating habits, getting a workout in a few times a week, and maybe even started saving up money for a family trip this year. While you may be right […]

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Cooking Tips,Family,Food,Food Recalls,Meal Planning,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Research,This Not That15 Feb , 2017

Food Recalls

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When you go to the grocery store and choose an item from the shelf, you expect it to be safe to eat. Unfortunately there can be recalls and issues with all types of food from all aisles, including the fresh produce and meats, which can pose serious health threats. In order to keep ourselves and our families safe, […]

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Family,Goal Setting,Motivation,Outdoors,Sports,Workouts25 Jan , 2017

Cold Weather Motivation

Even if you live somewhere with mild weather, like southern California, the winter season can lead to hibernation mode. The early sunset time, colder air temp and comfort food season attribute to a more lax fitness routine. However, if you can commit to getting your blood moving just a few days a week it can do […]

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Athletic Performance,Family,Greens,Kids,Motivation,News,Nutrition,Purium Products,Sports,Success Stories,Success Stories4 Jan , 2017

Success Story: Health Pro turned Mom Pro

Former body builder (figure competitor), Marissa Rollo, has always leaned towards “healthy” nutrition. While those around her consumed protein shakes filled with hard metals, Marissa prided herself (and her body) on reading labels and making pure decisions. However, in her search for pure products, she not only felt frustrated by the lack of options, but also the ploys.   […]

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Family,Food,Motivation,News21 Dec , 2016

Green Living: Holiday Edition

Mountains of gift wrap, food and actual trees can be found on lots of curbs come December 26th. If this is your holiday season, it’s a time for some unfortunate waste. In fact, according to Recycle Works, about 2.6 billion holiday cards are sold in the U.S. every year, enough to fill a football field 10 […]

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Family,Motivation,News21 Dec , 2016

DIY Holiday Gift Ideas

No matter what holiday you celebrate this weekend, there is usually some sort of gift giving with family, friends, coworkers and your kids teachers. If you were ahead of the game and made or bought your gifts months ago, congratulations. But, if you haven’t had the chance to go shopping yet or don’t know what to get your loved […]

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Cooking Tips,Family,Food,Kids,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Recipes,This Not That,Weight Loss15 Dec , 2016

Meal Makeover: Gingerbread Cookies

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The holidays are here and desserts are everywhere! Candy canes, sugar cookies, and gingerbread men (and women) galore! This will either leave you feeling tempted to cheat your healthy lifestyle for the month or missing out on holiday favorites. Don’t you worry, we’ve got your back with a healthy alternative so you can participate in the holiday […]

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Family,Food,Kids,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Sleep,Workouts7 Dec , 2016

Boost Your Immunity

I think it’s pretty safe to say that no one enjoys a good head cold, chest congestion, sinus headaches, fevers, or stomach bugs. Equally unpleasant is nurturing a loved one suffering from any kind of illness, especially if they are elderly or a child when the concern can be even greater. For a long time in our culture, the focus was put on […]

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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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Cooking Tips,Dave Sandoval,Family,Food,Goal Setting,Purium Products,Weight Loss23 Nov , 2016

10 Tips for Healthy Holiday Eating

It feels like the holidays have sure snuck up on us this year! Some of us may have had goals of losing a certain amount of weight, cutting out caffeine and alcohol, and daily workouts. Maybe a few of you have stuck with it and a few didn’t, but its important to remember that this is a lifestyle. Just because the holidays have […]

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Advocacy,Family,Food,Greens,Motivation,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Research,Weight Loss23 Nov , 2016

The Price of Diabetes

Americans are paying $322 billion per year for treatment of Diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association. Between the 29.1 million Americans with Type 1 and 2 diabetes and the 86 million with prediabetes, chances are you or someone close to you falls into this category. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention concluded that, in 2011, nearly 81% of adults with diagnosed […]

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

Meal Makeover: Thanksgiving Stuffing

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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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