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 →
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 →
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?
Last night, as I was making my son his traditional grilled cheese on wheat, I realized that it had been quite some time since I'd made myself something ooey and gooey! But instead of succumbing to the basic grilled cheese (as yummy as it...) I decided to step things up and add some fruit to the... Continue Reading →
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 →
There's more to life than drinking smoothies after every run. Here are 10 great options to help you rebuild after tough workouts. via - outsideonline.com What you eat after a long, hard run has a big impact on how well you recover and how hard you can run the next day. “Eating well after endurance exercise... Continue Reading →