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Info: Good for your body and the planet, Vega is the clean, plant-based choice to fuel your healthy, active lifestyle—without compromise. Formulated by Brendan Brazier: vegan, former professional Ironman triathlete, and bestselling author on plant-based nutrition, Vega’s award-winning products include Vega One All-in-One Nutritional Shake and the Vega Sport performance system. Find more information and recipes at MyVega.com
Mocha-Maca Protein Shake

Mocha-Maca Protein Shake

You’re a true multitasker, sneaking in a few sumo-squats while brushing your teeth and brewing coffee as you hop in the shower. You don’t have a second to waste – especially in the morning – which is why breakfast most often becomes nothing but an er ...
Strength Training: Why Meal Timing Matters

Strength Training: Why Meal Timing Matters

What time is it? Meal time! As an athlete, it’s not only crucial to eat the right foods but to eat them at the right time. Feeding your body properly before, during and after your workouts is an essential component to seeing gains in your performance ...
Chocolate-Peanut Butter Candy Bar Protein Shake

Chocolate-Peanut Butter Candy Bar Protein Shake

Your taste buds may be familiar with the oddly orange-hued, chocolate-peanut butter candy bar that crumbles to bits when you bite into it. Your body, however, is not as accustomed to it. With corn syrup, hydrogenated oils and preservatives crowding t ...
4 Things Every New Runner Should Know

4 Things Every New Runner Should Know

Running takes guts – especially when you’re just starting out. Every other runner on the road seems light-years ahead of you. But the reality is: you’ll get there. Whether you have a marathon on your bucket list or just want to get through your first ...
Blueberry Lemon Tart Smoothie

Blueberry Lemon Tart Smoothie

Start your day with a tall glass of “I’ve totally got this!” This sweet-but-tart smoothie will help you stride through your busiest schedule knowing you’ve got your nutritional bases covered—quickly and deliciously. Simplify your life even more by th ...
How to Build a Better Smoothie

How to Build a Better Smoothie

A drinkable blend of fruit and veggies seems so simple. All you have to do is add produce to a blender, pour in almond milk and ice and blend until smooth…right? Well, you’re almost there. Smoothies can be the perfect nutrient-dense meal or tasty to- ...
Rich Red Velvet Smoothie

Rich Red Velvet Smoothie

You may not know (because it’s chemically colored) that the richness you taste in red velvet cake is actually cocoa powder. To create that same depth and delight in a drinkable form, you’ll need the antioxidant powers of cacao and the whole-food wond ...