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Elvis & Omega smoothie

The Elvis and the Omega Smoothie

Apryl Kane of Eff Yeah It’s Vegan love to make hearty, vitamin-rich smoothies that she can run out the door with. Her favorite recipe is a recipe she stumbled on after much experimentation and involved oats, peanut butter, banana and flax seeds. It’s filling, tastes great and has its fair share of Omegas. Try it out and let us know what you think!

Sleeping girl

Gearing Up to Shut Down: Ready Yourself for Sleep

Tim Griffin of TimGriffinHealthCoach.com suggests a mindful approach to sleep. Sleep impacts everything about you: your energy level, mood, ability to focus, metabolism, and general unique existence. Getting good sleep sets you up for the best possible day. Here’s a quick checklist to shut down your body and slow down your brain as you fall asleep.

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Vegan Chocolate Truffles

Maria Marlowe of MarieMarlowe.com thinks that the best gifts always come from the heart. Cacao (the bean that makes cocoa for chocolate) is said to be an aphrodisiac, so it makes sense it has been irreversibly intertwined with Valentine’s Day. Instead of running to the store for chocolates, she suggests whipping up a batch of these homemade chocolate truffles for your Valentine with this easy recipe.