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On the Power of Gratitude: What Are You Grateful For?

As Thanksgiving is here, many of you may be reflecting on what you’re thankful for. I know some of you readers are not Americans, neither am I... But we can still take Thanksgiving as a day to count our blessings (Ok… other than your six-pack) ;) Gratitude is like a muscle. The more we are ... [ Continue Reading...]

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Healthy Thanksgiving & Christmas Express Recipes

As the holidays are approaching, many of you are planning parties, going to events, and obviously… feasting! Before Christmas… you’re juggling multiple tasks, trying to figure out which party to attend (and politely decline), and yes secretly wondering how you can burn all those calories you’ll ... [ Continue Reading...]

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7 Must-Have Superfoods to Supercharge Your Smoothie (Interview with Emily von Euw Part 2)

Breakfast is super important – fuelling ourselves properly makes us more productive and efficient at work and gives us the energy to get going throughout the day. But, there are some days when you just don’t want to cook breakfast (neither does your cat or lover.) You just haven’t got time to sit ... [ Continue Reading...]

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Should You Stop Eating Nuts If You Want to Lose Weight? Interview with Dr. Michael Greger (Part 3)

Nuts. Can we go nuts on nuts? They don’t exactly get a great reputation if you want to lose weight. And I must admit that some of that is my own doing. Inspired by the 80/10/10 Diet, I wrote a few articles explaining why you should limit your nut intake. …But I might have ... [ Continue Reading...]

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How to Avoid Unwanted Weight Gain on a Plant-Based Diet

Dieting sucks. You go through fad diets… painfully monitor your caloric intake …and feel super guilty about indulging in your favorite cheese. …and then you still have to head to the gym after a hectic work day and force yourself to run on the treadmill for 2 hours. This process is ... [ Continue Reading...]

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5 Easy Tips to Make a Super Smoothie and Lose Weight in 10 minutes (Interview with Emily von Euw Part 1)

Almost all of you know that eating more greens are better for you, and almost all of you could probably use more greens in your diet. But just because you know that greens are good for you does not necessarily mean that you'll actually eat the kale. As  a matter of fact, you may reach out for ... [ Continue Reading...]