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Athlete Spotlight – Damian Stoy

March 7, 2017

Photo Credit: Lindsey Hintz New this year to the Flora ambassador team is Damian Stoy. He’s the owner and founder of Wholistic Running which offers professional coaching with an emphasis on injury-free running and holistic nutrition. Here is his athlete spotlight. “As you know, I’m a passionate vegan athlete and the vegan market is exploding. Flora is the premier company able to bring plant-based products to all types of athletes. I’m such a huge fan of Flora products because they…

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Tricks to save you from the treats!

October 30, 2016

“Trick or Treat!” Who would ever think three cute words could cause a sugar and fat overload that are scarier than any ghost out there. (Cue creepy cackle!) Pumpkin spice lattes and questionable costumes are everywhere, while Halloween candy is on sale at every turn. These are the monsters we’re up against in October. Those fun size candy bars averaging 8 grams of sugar a pop add up to not a fun size on the scale. 5 bloody tips to…

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Athlete Spotlight – Sage Canaday

October 13, 2016

“Ever since I have started using Flora Udo’s Oil (US/CA) I have felt more sustained energy levels throughout the course of the day. Whether I’m running up a 14,000 foot mountain or going out for a long trail run, I’ve found that my energy levels remain more constant and that I’m able to perform at a higher level for hours on end.” – Sage Canaday Name: Sage Canaday Nickname: Cobber Birthday: 11/14/1985 Age I am: 30 Age I feel: 20 My occupation: Pro Mountain-Ultra-Trail Runner & Coach What I…

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Athlete Spotlight – Krissy Moehl

September 23, 2016

Perhaps, no one has seen quite the range of courses as Flora ambassador, Krissy Moehl. She appreciates the opportunities to see the world through the lens of running and is thankful for the miles her body continues to let her cover. In addition to running races and traveling, she is an ambassador for Patagonia, Vasque Footwear, Pro-Tec Athletics, and Julbo. She is the race director for the Chuckanut 50k, coaches athletes, and launched her first book, Running Your First Ultra,…

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Employee Spotlight – Robert Dadd

September 8, 2016

Employee Spotlight – Robert Dadd Here at Flora, we feel as though we’re all one big family. Some of us are new to the company while others have been here for 20+ years. We each bring a unique set of qualities to the company. Therefore, we thought we’d post an employee spotlight from time to time so our subscribers can get to know our employees a little better. Name: Robert Dadd Title: Product Information Supervisor What is Your Role at Flora?: Sharing…

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School Lunches: A Week’s Worth of Ideas

August 26, 2016

School Lunches: A Week’s Worth of Ideas Back-to-school season is here in full force. Get ahead of the game and be prepared with these simple and healthy school lunches. Cram Session: The building blocks of a healthy lunch are: – One handful of veggies – One piece of fruit – A bit of lean protein – Healthy fats – Whole grains – Water (add in a squeeze of lemon, lime, or orange for flavor) MONDAY • Small orange, peeled and sectioned…

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Baobites to Boost Recovery!

July 30, 2016

Written by Flora Ambassador, Sage Canaday.  Sage is an elite mountain ultra-trail runner and road marathoner runner. He is a 3-time winner of the Speedgoat 50km, a 2-time US Olympic Trials Qualifier in the marathon (2:16 personal best), and he placed 16th at the Boston Marathon in 2015. He lives in Boulder, CO with his girlfriend Sandi and thrives on a plant-based diet. Everyone wants to know “The Secret” when it comes to boosting athletic performance in a safe and natural way, right?…

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Recipes

Baobites Trail Mix Recipe

July 25, 2016

Add a new twist on an old favorite with this trail mix recipe incorporating our Baobites Superfruit Snacks (US/CA). Baobab is a wild-harvested superfruit naturally bursting with fiber, electrolytes, and antioxidants! Also, these flavor-packed Baobites are made with 100% pure, organic baobab fruit powder and fruit concentrates. Furthermore, with over 52,500 antioxidant ORAC per 30 g serving, plus your daily vitamin C requirements, and no fat or preservatives, they’re a nutritious snack everyone can enjoy. Baobites Trail Mix Category: Recipes Ingredients ½…

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Sustainable Snacking for Summer Fun

July 21, 2016

Heading out into the great outdoors this summer to enjoy some quality time connecting with family, friends, and mother nature? Summertime is the perfect time to take to the outdoors and enjoy the best of the season. Whether you hit the road to do some hiking or camping, or head out for a day on the water, it’s important to stay fueled while you’re on the go. Therefore, we’ve put together a list of some simple, healthful, and delicious snacks…

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Simply Delicious Baobites Scones

June 11, 2016

Make it your own! This Baobites (US/CA) Scones recipe will work with your favorite oat flour, all-purpose or whole wheat pastry flour, demarera, turbinado or granulated sugar, Himalayan or sea salt, plain or flavored yogurts or half yogurt/half milk of your choice, and coconut oil instead of butter. OR TRY ADDING 1 TSP. LEMON ZEST AT STEP 5 OR VANILLA AT STEP 6!  YOU’LL NEED: A baking sheet, bowl, knife, and spoon. Cooking spray, parchment paper or foil. Bonus: A…

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New Product Spotlight: Baobites Superfruit Snacks

March 9, 2016
Baobab Tree used for Baobites

Baobites: A fun-to-eat nutritional powerhouse! Baobites Superfruit Snacks provide a delicious way to enjoy the nutritious benefits of baobab. Baobab is a wild-harvested superfruit naturally bursting with fiber, electrolytes, and antioxidants! These flavor-packed fruit bites are made with 100% pure, organic baobab fruit powder and fruit concentrates. Rich in vitamin C, vegan, and gluten-free, with no fat or preservatives, they’re a nutritious snack everyone can enjoy. Available in three delicious flavors: Peach-Mango, Blood Orange, and Pomegranate. The “Tree of Life” A…

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