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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

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

How to Keep Kids Active During Summer

A multi-ethnic group of children, 5 to 7 years old, playing in a swimming pool. They are raising their arms, looking up, getting ready to catch something.

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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Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Family,Food,Greens,Kids,News,Purium Products,Weight Loss17 May , 2017

What’s a Flex Food or Meal?

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If you are an athlete, gearing up for a 10-Day Transformation or just seeking daily health, you may keep hearing the word “flex” a lot. It doesn’t matter if you work out 3 hours a day or use our products for daily nutritional convenience, Flex Foods, Flex Beverages and Flex Meals will support any healthy lifestyle […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Food,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Research,Sports,Stretches,Workouts,Yoga10 May , 2017

The Health Beet

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Everyone and their mother knows that beets are good for you, but does everyone know why? Packed with phytonutrients (“phyto” being the Greek word for plants), vitamins and minerals, beets provide support to many systems of the body from digestion to energy levels. POWER UP FITNESS: Bodies convert the nitrates found in beets to nitric […]

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Athletic Performance,Cooking Tips,Featured,Greens,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes,Weight Loss3 May , 2017

ATHLETE MEAL: Chimichurri Chicken with Quinoa

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In need of a filling, lean protein meal after a hard workout (and post – MVP Sport protein drink)? Check out this deliciously satisfying warm meal, without wasteful calories or bad carbs. Ingredients for Chimichurri Sauce: 1 bunch organic parsley 8 cloves garlic, minced 3⁄4 cup extra virgin olive oil or Purium Tropic Oil 1⁄4 […]

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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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Cooking Tips,Family,Greens,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Recipes,Weight Loss26 Apr , 2017

Meal Makeover: Vegan Meatballs

Thank you to Sabrina Romero who found and perfected a great recipe that scratches that Italiano itch, while staying true to plant-based eating. “Vegan Eggplant meatballs and Zucchini spaghetti- continuation and maintenance. The family loved it! Here is the link for the recipe. Just used organic veggies and organic foods.” – Sabrina Romero via Recipes – […]

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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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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!

Shannon Covert

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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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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Cooking Tips,Greens,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes,Weight Loss12 Apr , 2017

Meal Makeover: Cauliflower Steak

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Looks great! My edits: It has been said before that one of the hardest parts of doing a 10-Day Transformation is not being able to eat warm foods… but that is not actually the case! You can saute apple slices with a little cinnamon and honey as a warm “dessert” or roast some veggies with […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Dave Sandoval,Family,News,Purium Products,Research12 Apr , 2017

Fulvic Zeolite to the Rescue!

Back in the day, it was common for painters to lick the ends of their brushes to bring them to a point before dipping them back into their lead-based paint. This habit turned out to be quite deadly; overexposure to lead does not paint a pretty picture! Peripheral neuropathy is the most common effect on […]

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Cooking Tips,Family,Food,Greens,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes5 Apr , 2017

Cooking with Chlorella

Young barley and chlorella spirulina. Detox superfood.

“Chlorella is 50% protein, 20% fat, and 20% carbohydrate. It also contains many minerals, vitamins and a unique array of phytocomplexes,” Purium’s co-owner and visionary Dave Sandoval shares in a complete breakdown of Cracked Cell Chlorella in his book “The Green Foods Bible.” Chlorella, an algae, that is nature’s richest whole-food source of chlorophyll, may […]

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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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