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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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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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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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Family,Food,Kids,Outdoors,Sports,Workouts24 May , 2017

How to Keep Kids Active During Summer

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School will be out in no time and some kids may just want to sit in front of a screen and relax after a long school year. While a small dose of TV, computer or phone isn’t the worst thing in the world, it’s important to encourage our tech-savvy youth to get outside and stay […]

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Athletic Performance,Challenges,Family,Goal Setting,Motivation,Outdoors,Sports,Stretches,Weight Loss,Workouts3 May , 2017

5 Reasons to Workout Outside

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According to a study done by Journal of Environmental Psychology, outdoors physical exercise has “an overall positive effect on vitality, aliveness, energy, and decreased anger” among a slew of other benefits! Let’s dive, run, or slide into 5 reasons why you should ACTIVATE to AWESOME in the sun! Vitamin D – This vitamin is a […]

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Athletic Performance,Challenges,Family,Featured,Goal Setting,Kids,Motivation,Outdoors,Purium Products,Sports,Stretches,Workouts,Yoga26 Apr , 2017

Exercises To Do With Your Kids

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Sometimes it’s hard to find the time or energy to workout, especially when you have kids. However, taking care of yourself is just as important as taking care of the sweet little human being you created. Plus, the more active you are, the more energy you feel! Here are some fun ways to get you and your […]

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Athletic Performance,Challenges,Family,Goal Setting,Motivation,Outdoors,Sports,Stretches,Workouts,Yoga19 Apr , 2017

Creating A Workout Schedule

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It’s not easy getting into a workout routine or demanding more from a routine that has become average. We also may set up our gym schedule with days off, anticipating muscle soreness and recovery time which can enable inconsistency or lack of commitment. A way to keep you in a healthy, consistent routine without over-exerting muscles is […]

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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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Motivation,Outdoors,Purium Products,Weight Loss,Workouts22 Feb , 2017

Rainy Day Workouts

There is nothing like an outdoor workout. Skiing in the winter, riding your bike on a sunny day or running in the morning before hot summer heat peaks. Rainy days, however, are not very conducive to getting your sweat on outside. And, even though those dreary days can inspire a lazy, movie day, there are still […]

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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,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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Family,Featured,Kids,Motivation,Outdoors31 Aug , 2016

How to Get Your Indoor Kid More Active

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Video games, social media, television and cool air conditioning or warm heaters (depending on the weather), can make some kids prefer the indoors. Some can go hours with their eyes glued to a screen without realizing that the whole day has passed by them. And, if you happen to be the same way, children will […]

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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

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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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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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