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3 Ways to Trick Your Kids into Eating Vegetables

3 Ways to Trick Your Kids into Eating Vegetables

If your children yearn for vegetables the way mine clamor for candy, congratulations. But before you get too cocky, be aware that this phase may pass—my daughter cried at her first birthday party when she was asked to put down her broccoli spear to e ...
Maca-Dandelion Smoothie

Maca-Dandelion Smoothie

Maybe you’ve already met maca—the nutty-flavored, smoothie-friendly, South American superfood known for fueling the energy of ancient warriors. But another plant-powered powder is stepping up to the shaker cup. Dandy Blend—a unique combination ...
5 Kicked-Up Coffee Drinks for Fitness Fanatics

5 Kicked-Up Coffee Drinks for Fitness Fanatics

The vast majority of us start the day with a cup (or three) of coffee. Surprisingly, coffee is a great source of antioxidants. Coffee can be beneficial to health and weight loss efforts when consumed at the right times, without adding excessive amoun ...
4 Ready-to-Drink Shakes You’ll Love

4 Ready-to-Drink Shakes You’ll Love

As nice as it would be, most of us don’t always have a blender handy to whip up a smooth, creamy protein shake, complete with fresh fruit and all the extras we like. Ready-to-drink (RTD) shakes and beverages can be a great alternative when you& ...
Tasty (Low-Carb!) Fruitless Smoothies

Tasty (Low-Carb!) Fruitless Smoothies

Cutting back on carbohydrates is a popular diet technique, but it’s not a good idea to eliminate them completely, because your body needs good carbs to function properly throughout the day. If you enjoy smoothies and shakes, replacing fruit wit ...