holistic vegan

🌿Green smoothie~ kale, lemon, clementine, frozen pineapple, frozen banana
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Layered with oil free granola, + the freshest blueberries & strawberries

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Why I eat a banana everyday!

Bananas are great sources of many nutrients. Bananas:

-Have ~350mg of potassium per serving, which helps to regulate the cardiovascular system
-Contain trace amounts of fat. The fat they do have belongs to the sterol family, which helps to control blood cholesterol
-Packs 3g of fiber. Soluble fiber helps to clean the digestive track, regulate carbohydrate conversion, and may lower the risk of heart disease
-Has the amino acid tryptophan, which the body uses to create serotonin. This chemical promotes a good mood
-Are low in terms of glycemic index
-Gives your body a quick burst of energy without feeling a comedown
-Contains ~43% of your daily needed B6. This water-soluble vitamin must be replenished daily, and is responsible for enabling antibody and red blood cell production, as well as regulating blood sugar levels

My favorite ways to eat a banana are plain, cut up in oatmeal, or frozen as part of a smoothie!

Something really wild was happening inside of me, too. I noticed that my whole body felt lighter. I was more vibrant and spunky. I felt my heart sort of opened a bit and my shoulders could relax, as if an overall softening had taken place. I no longer carried heavy Animal protein in my body, which takes tons of energy to digest. Plus, I didn’t have the heaviness of the suffering in me; frightened Animals produce lots of cortisol and adrenaline right before slaughter, and we can become stressed from eating Their Meat.
—  Alicia Silverstone, from the Amazing book ’ The Kind Diet'

Liquid fast Day 18! I had prepped my fruits for a juice and my husband comes in saying I got juice. I was like why you buying juice when we can make them! He then said there was a sale on these juices at Kroger. The juices are actually good. As we mentioned in our raw on a budget video. Don’t sleep on grocery stores like Kroger. They are always having sales on the organic and healthier stuff bc no one buys them. If you need support on your health journey and would like a meal plan or consultation, go to loveinfinitenature.com to sign up. If you have any questions me send me a message or email loveinfinitenature@gmail.com.

Derek working out at the bars we live near yesterday!
Who ever said you can’t gain muscle on a vegan diet was very, very wrong!

Plant strong for over three years and still killing it every day! So proud!

“Yoga is not just repetation of few postures - it is more about the exploration and discovery of the subtle energies of life.” -Amit Ray KAPOTASANA BENEFITS Opens your hip flexor muscles (psoas, rectus femoris) and your groin muscles. Opens your hip rotator muscles (gluteus medius & minimus). May relieve sciatic nerve tension and ease chronic low back pain. Advanced version opens your chest and shoulders Increase circulation to urinary, digestive, and reproductive systems.