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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
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 ...
3 Ways to Eat More Fiber – Regardless of Your Diet

3 Ways to Eat More Fiber – Regardless of Your Diet

So you started a new, super-strict diet plan to get serious about weight loss. Though you may drop a dress size, chances are, your plan is heavy on protein and low on carbs. Without hearty whole grains or other good sources of fiber, your body could ...
Kale & Apple Green Smoothie

Kale & Apple Green Smoothie

An apple a day…that’s the easy part. Sweet, crisp and colorful, who doesn’t love a serving of this healthy fruit, whether it’s sliced and paired with peanut butter or pressed into a sippable juice? Kale, on the other hand, might take some convincing. ...