Category: Nutrition & Recipes

2-Day BluePrint Juice Cleanse: This Is What I Learned

I just finished a 2-day BluePrint juice cleanse and I have never felt better—and never been happier now that it is over. Let me start by saying I recommend everyone do a juice cleanse. It was my first time, and although hard at times, it was doable. It was a challenge and taught me so

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How To Start A Flexitarian Diet

When it comes to diet, many are flexible when talking about adapting to adding new foods in on our quest to clean up our diets and fuel the body with what is needs. But it’s removing meat that can be hard for some. This is why slowly practicing a flexitarian diet is s great idea.

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How Bad Is Eating Out When On A Diet?

You have been working out and eating right—finally saying goodbye to the sweets from the holiday season. But then you are invited out to eat. After being committed to making healthy food choices it seems like there are two choices: decline the invitation and stick to your home-cooked, meal prepped dish to stick to your

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Can You Be Dehydrated During Cold Winter Workouts? Signs And How To Prevent It

There’s nothing more refreshing than gulping down water—and then splashing it all over our red faces—during a hot and humid run in the summer. Having water on hand is a must to prevent dehydration. But what about during those winter workouts? Is it still possible to be at risk for dehydration? Winter dehydration is real.

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Nathan Trail Mix Plus Hydration Belt Review

Hitting the trails for a mid- to long-distance run means having hydration on hand as well as other gear that might be needed. For this runner, this means going hands-free which is why I am a huge fan of hydration belts. And lately, I cannot even go for a short walk or run without taking

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Campfire S’mores GU Is What Running Nutrition Dreams Are Made Of

Runners, I have finally found a new energy gel flavor to get excited about. It’s called Campfire S’mores, and it tastes exactly how it sounds. Expect that initial creamy chocolately-ness followed by clouds of caramel with that hint of graham cracker without the crunch. It’s basically made to be enjoyed while exploring through the great

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The 5 Best GU Energy Gel Flavors For Runners Reviewed

When running long distance, it is extremely important to fuel the body so that it doesn’t run out of gas. Some runners opt for sports drinks, a banana, pretzels or even candy, others are fans of gels. And while there are a few popular gel makers on the market, GU Energy Gels are fan favorites.

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Vegetarian Meal Ideas For One Week For Those New To The Veggie Life

Welcome to the veg life. There are many different reasons why people decide to follow a vegetarian diet, but it can be hard for first timers to find nutritious and delicious meals to cook. This is my second time following the veggie lifestyle and I still struggle with finding what I can make—especially since I’m

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What Is Blue Majik? The ‘Magic’ Immunity and Energy Boost You Need To Try

We all know that there is no magic pill to make us healthy and fit. But that doesn’t mean we should sleep on the fact that there are supplements out there that can increase our energy, help to improve our immune system, jump start metabolism to aid in weight loss and easy anxiety and stress.

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Natural Addicts Fruit Sticks Review: A Healthy, Yet Delicious Snack When On-The-Go This Summer

During the summertime, we all try to spend as much time outdoors as possible. And since many want to also keep up their health and fitness game and not slack on keeping their beach bodies, this often means getting physical with activities like hiking, biking, swimming or workouts with friends. And since we are always

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