All posts tagged health

One Sip, Two Sips: Three Teas for Wellness

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Let’s face it, despite the two heads of kale every vegan consumes each week (please tell me I’m not alone!), germs can still take up temporary residence in our bodies, leaving us in bed for several days at a time. When I’m tucked under the sheets, my cure for feeling better is a steaming mug of tea–not just for its warmth, but for its health boosting properties too.

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6 Quick and Easy Meal Planning Tips for Busy Workdays

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The sad truth: Many vegan dishes are healthy, but “vegan” doesn’t automatically equal healthy. Don’t get us wrong, we love a cheezy nacho as much as the next vegan, but we begrudgingly admit that one cannot subsist on nachos alone. Oh, in a perfect world…

To help us stay healthy despite our busy schedules, we asked our friend Dianne Wentz, the Holistic Health Counselor behind VeggieGirl, to give us some quick tips for showing our bodies some healthy love on the busiest of days. Read on to see how she stays well despite a busy schedule.
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5 Tips for At-Home Juice Cleansing from Emily von Euw

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Is it just us or are cleanses of all sorts even more popular than Miley Cyrus right now? The beginning of the New Year—okay, actually the over-indulging we did at the end of  last year—has inspired us to revisit the ever-so-popular juice cleanse, a topic that we last covered around this time last year.

The very lovely Emily von Euw, who you may recognize from This Rawsome Vegan Life, joined us to answer a few FAQs about this oft-attempted health feat. Read on for what you need to know about at-home juice cleansing. Have other questions? Post them in the comments and Emily will weigh in because she’s nice like that. Read more…

Going Vegan in 2014? 5 Ways to Make It Fun

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Each New Year, many people make resolutions to transition to a vegan diet and lifestyle. It can seem like a confusing and overwhelming change, but if you ask anyone who has been living it for years (like me), we’ll tell you it’s easier than it seems!

This post will offer up some simple advice to make it easier for new vegans to make the transition. If you’re not a brand new vegan in 2014, you may know someone who is or may have helpful tips of your own. Post them in the comments to help a new veg out, would you? Read more…

New Year, New You: Resolution Helpers from Vegan Cuts

Whether you’re a veteran resolution-maker, a chronic resolution-breaker, or a little bit of both, Vegan Cuts is here to help you meet and exceed your 2014 goals. We’re starting before the dawn of the New Year by offering this roundup of vegan products that help support you in your New Year’s missions, whatever they may be. Don’t have a plan just yet? Keep reading because this list might just inspire you to make one!

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Garden of Life Perfect Food RAW: Giveaway

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Garden of Life has been treating vegetarians and vegans with plant-based protein powders and meal replacers for years. The company is crazy committed to supporting healthy lifestyles and healthy bodies, without relying on chemicals or medicines on a daily basis. Many of their products are 100% vegan, certified organic, gluten-free, and non-GMO.* Obviously, this makes us love them right off the bat.

In the August Vegan Cuts Snack Box, we treated subscribers to a taste of Garden of Life’s RAW Protein Energy  in Guayaki Yerba Mate and Marley Coffee, which are Whole Foods Market exclusives flavors. Since then, Garden of Life has launched Perfect Food RAW, an innovative line of supplement products packed with the power of 34 nutrient-dense, RAW, organically grown greens, sprouts and vegetable juices. This week, Vegan Cuts blog readers have a chance to win a tub of each new product in the line.

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