Adapted from simplegreensmoothies.com 1) Blend in stages to avoid leafy chunks. [I personally think this one is the most important!] Chewing your green smoothie is no fun! To get a “smooth” green smoothie experience, blend up your leafy greens and liquid-base first. Then add your remaining fruits and blend again. 2) Follow the 60/40 formula. When... Continue Reading →
Continuing on in our regular series “The Vail Blog” – A monthly discussion on the “ABC’s” of discipline in health, fitness and wellness. via – Jackie Vail, Personal Trainer, Team AVAC® The Vail Blog – “D” When creating a diet plan, we can learn a lot from the letter D. From dried fruit and nuts to... Continue Reading →
A challenge appears! Have you been thinking about making some changes, getting healthier, but not sure where to start? Have you been doing regular gym workouts, or even AbsoluteFIT sessions, but want some additional guidance and encouragement? Do you just like a project? Then the AbsoluteFITness Challenge 2.0 is for you! From March 13 to... Continue Reading →
Help yourself, even when the plan is to treat yourself. Somehow I’d missed it, despite the half-dozen emails, group texts, etc. Or maybe deliberately ignored it, whatever — but it’s happening anyway, and right here in my own house: Girl Scout Cookies are coming! We dealers are reminded: Don’t get high on your own supply.... Continue Reading →
Members and Guests are invited to join us at the upcoming "Love Your Liver Detox" beginning February 13 at AVAC®. A 14-day detox including a 'pre-cleanse' week to slowly wean off forbidden foods. An ideal way take charge of your health in 2017! via - Laura Hsu, AVAC® Nutritionist Happy New Year! With the holidays behind us, and... Continue Reading →
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via - Outside.com Vegans Will Own the Podium Why ultrarunners, climbers, and NFL linemen are turning to plant power More and more pro athletes are going vegan. But can their plant- based diet really allow anyone to perform at their best?
via - DamnDelicious Skip Chipotle and try these burrito bowls right at home. It’s easier, healthier and 10000x tastier! TASTY BURRITO BOWLS YIELD: 6 SERVINGS PREP TIME: 10 MINUTES COOK TIME: 15 MINUTES TOTAL TIME: 25 MINUTES INGREDIENTS: 1 cup uncooked rice 1 cup salsa, homemade or store-bought 3 cups chopped Romaine lettuce 1 (15.25-ounce) can... Continue Reading →