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December 22   Monday
How to Make the Perfect Vegan and Gluten-Free Cinnamon Rolls ProBar
In this round of The Best of Gluten-Free Baking: cinnamon rolls! Mmmmmmm… The smell of homemade cinnamon rolls can’t be beat!  Cinnamon is the spice of the holidays and these gluten-free, vegan cinnamon rolls by Fork and Beans will be the talk of your next holiday party. These rolls do have lots of ingredients and are a bit labor intensive ...
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Ready, Set, BOLT – Why PROBAR BOLT is the Right Chew For You ProBar
Ready, Set, BOLT!  Packed to power you from morning workouts to race days, PROBAR BOLT organic energy chews help you step up your game right when you need to. With electrolytes, B vitamins and complex carbs for sustained energy, they provide fast fuel-ups that last through the home stretch. But don’t take our word for it, lets find out what ...
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6 Gifts So Awesome That You Should Buy Them For Yourself – Holiday Gift Guide ProBar
Holidays can be a little stressful sometimes.  We are here to give you permission to put your feet up, relax a little and “treat yo-self.” Here’s our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide. 1. PROBAR Meal Best-Seller Variety Pack; $39.48/sleeve, $3.29/bar Grab a Meal bar and experience the heart and soul of the PROBAR brand. These bars put us on the map ...
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Monsanto implicated in “fraud and abuse of patent law” Farm Wars
Revoking this patent is an important success. It was more or less based on a combination of fraud, abuse of patent law and biopiracy. The patent could have been used to monopolise important genetic resources. Now breeders, growers and consumers have a chance of benefiting from a greater diversity of tomatoes improved by further breeding.
Christmas Feast Shopping List and Plan Raw Food Recipes
[image name="raw-vegan-mushroom-gravy-recipe-image-2.jpg" style="teaser_height" align="right" /] Put on your santa hat and apron, we're about to get rawtastically festive with your Christmas dinner! Feast FAQs: [course_tips_list] This feast is for 4 people. If making for fewer people, do not halve the ingredients bec ...
December 22, 2014 Crazy Banana Lady
Today’s #‎gratitudes : – I feel grateful for getting to talk to Tayson the other night. – I feel grateful to myself for asking for help. – I feel grateful for sunflowers.
December 21   Sunday
Weekend Reading, 12.21.14 Choosing Raw
 Happy Sunday, friends, and welcome to another weekend reading–our last pre-holiday edition of the year! I’m excited to share five scrumptious recipe links and five thought-provoking articles, as always. Let’s start with something light and snackable: an unusual baked kale chip recipe from Essential Vegan. Parsnips are among my favorite vegetables, and this rustic parsnip soup recipe is calling my ...
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I Don’t Understand AWESOME TO BE RAWSOME
Maybe it’s just for the holidays but Amazon is running a promotion for Prime members. If No Rush Shipping is selected, Amazon will add $1 to the member’s account to be used toward “eligible Kindle Books, MP3 downloads, or the rental or purchase of eligible movies or TV shows from Amazon Instant Video.” I had ordered a few Christmas-related things ...
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Monsanto – Picking Up God’s Slack Farm Wars
Nature, friend or foe? For many this question may have an obvious answer, but at Monsanto, we ask you to look again.
28 weeks pregnant Crazy Banana Lady
28 weeks. Baby is still very active. I’ve been feeling huge! Trying to walk and keep my body moving gently. Tired, tired and tired. I get too tired and feel like I can’t do this. I’m trying to stay well rested. Talking, singing and reading to the baby. I love feeling the kicks all the ...
December 21, 2014 Crazy Banana Lady
Today’s #‎gratitudes : – I feel grateful for good books. – I feel grateful to myself for going on walks. – I feel grateful for lazy mornings.
Christmas Ideas Raw Food Recipes

Layered berry delight RawGosia
This is the ultimate fruity indulgence. I love making this desert every summer when the berries in my garden are ripe. So easy to make and so delicious! I feel like in heaven when I get a chance to enjoy this mouth-watering delight. To make it, simply fold layers of vanilla bean banana ice cream (frozen bananas blended with vanilla ...
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December 20   Saturday
Radio Show: Digestion – The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly [Encore Presentation] Dr. Ritamarie's Fresh'n Fun Living Blog
Host: Dr. Ritamarie Loscalzo Date and Time of the Show: Date: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 Time: 3:30 PM PT/4:30 PM MT/          5:30 PM CT/6:30 PM ET Click here to listen In this show you’ll learn: What a healthy digestive system looks like What happens when digestion goes wrong Tips on things you can include with your ...
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Winding It Up AWESOME TO BE RAWSOME
This year, I have yet to buy a Christmas present in a store. I have all my shopping done except for my two “boys” and one daughter-in-law. One of the “boys” has a wish list that hasn’t been updated since September and the other two individuals will probably get gift certificates/cards because neither one has given an inkling of what ...
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10 Of The BEST Non-Meat Protein and Iron Sources Live Love Fruit
Eating meat-free doesn’t mean you’ll be skimping on protein and iron. In fact, there are many non-meat protein and iron sources, some
December 20, 2014 Crazy Banana Lady
Today’s #‎gratitudes : – I feel grateful for goofy friends. – I feel grateful to myself for getting enough sleep. – I feel grateful for oranges.
Kaley’s Story: From stuck to love struck in 8 weeks! Green Smoothie Blog
8 Weeks! That’s All It Took to Turn Things Around by Tera Warner Here’s another dose of good news and great vibrations! This letter is from one of our most recent graduates of the Lifestyle Design Virtual Retreat: I got a tattoo on my left forearm in 2007, “Love Your Life” it says. 8 weeks ago, I had no idea ...
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Carrie in Oregon tells us about her 26 days of Detox (Post in Dec) Robyn's Blog
On Jan. 3, we do the live, full-support GreenSmoothieGirl Detox together again! We have had well over 4,000 people join us since it launched 15 months ago! It’s 26 days of eating a very pure diet to achieve cellular detoxification, as well as targeted cleansing of the colon, liver, kidneys, and gall bladder. Learn about it HERE. A few weeks ...
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December 19   Friday
Holiday Giveaway: Win a Superfood Smoothie Kit from Beaming Choosing Raw
We’re about to enter the season of resolutions, and we all know what this means. Lots of chatter about trimming, toning, cleaning, detoxing, and other such goals. It’s hard to turn all of this food noise out, but what we can try to replace it with worthier and less superficial goals. Maybe your goal at the start of 2015 is ...
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Review: Vitamix, Blendtec or Omniblend? Pros & Cons Of The Best High Speed Blenders The Rawfoodfamily
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9CJB9cWn1lo Hi Guys, This is your Ka speaking and today I want to talk to you about 3 kinds of different blenders.  Just so you know I will not be talking about cheap stuff, I will be talking about and promoting expensive and good machines.   I only  want to talk about really good machines because I am doing this ...
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Recipe: Souped Up Soup (Taking Boxed Soup To New Levels) Kristen's Raw
Souped Up Soup In my effort to spend a little less time in the kitchen some days, I’ve come up with a nice, easy, nourishing meal that I’m calling Souped Up Soup. I take a really decent organic boxed soup and I add a bunch of stuff to it to amp up the nutrition. It’s really easy and makes a ...
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Monsanto Organics? (Dusty Dan Graphic) Farm Wars
Monsanto wants control of ALL seeds.
Nopal (Cactus) Raw Vegan Tostadas Gastrawnomica
This delicious and super easy recipe should be on your to-do list before 2015!! If you like nopales or you haven’t tried them yet, this is a great opportunity for you to do it! I love them raw but many people prefer to cook them. You can totally cook them if you find it too ...
Can You Get Enough Long-Chain Essential Fatty Acids on a Vegan Diet ? The Raw Food Solution
This post is a follow-up to a previous article about Essential Fats and the Raw Vegan Diet. A reader asked the question: I’ve been confused lately by information from different sources. The Paleo community is producing a lot of information backed by research that shows that only 5% of ALA gets turned into EPA, and .5% into DHA, and that ...
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