16 Easy Plant-Based Recipes for Post-Workout Muscle Recovery

On , In Recipe Round-Ups, Recipes, All Recipes

Gaining lean muscle and staying in great shape while following a plant-based diet can be simple, easy and sustainable.   This collection of  “Easy Plant-Based Recipes for Post-Workout Muscle Recovery” is a great guide for anyone wanting to gain lean muscle, enhance athletic performance and recover faster while eating a cruelty-free wholesome diet. And just because these…

read more »

Plant-Powered Nutrition For Athletic Performance

On , In Nutrition

What to eat before, during & after a workout. Ever since plant-based lifestyles have become more mainstream and accessible, many people including high-level athletes are now proudly promoting animal-free diets as a way of maximizing both performance and recovery time. This is AMAZING! We 100% support the idea of Plant-Powered Athletes after all that’s what […]

read more »

Fermented Beet and Quinoa Bowl – Post-Workout

On , In Entrees, Recipes, All Recipes
Fermented Beet and Quinoa Salad Bowl

If you are looking for a good post-workout meal with the right combination of macro-and micronutrients, then this Fermented Beet Quinoa Salad is what you need! This simple dish is rich in amino acids (protein) to help repair and build muscle, healthy carbs to replenish glycogen used during the exercise and just the right amount of good fats…

read more »

12 Vegan Snacks to Eat Before and After Your Workout

Let’s talk workout nutrition. As plant-based diets are becoming mainstream, understanding exercise nutrition, including what and when to eat before and after a workout is important to help maximize your performance and get the most of any workout – for vegans and non-vegans alike. While exercise alone does make us feel amazing, combining exercise with the…

read more »

Plant-powered Muscle Mylk (raw, vegan)

On , In Raw, Recipes, Mylks & Smoothies

Looking for a way to refuel your body after a workout?   Look on further… This Raw Vegan Muscle Mylk was created with one main goal in mind: to replenish. Whether you are refueling after an intense workout session or looking for a meal that will supply you with nutritious energy to last you for hours this green “mylkshake”…

read more »

Vegan Muscle Building Quinoa Sushi Sandwich

On , In Entrees, Recipes, All Recipes

I came across this creative idea quite by accident while surfing around on Instagram.  I shared it with Nikki and together we decided to our own spin on Onigirazu — traditionally sushi rice wrapped with a nori sheet to form a pocket, with whatever filling suits your fancy. We decided to switch things up a bit,…

read more »

Good Morning Smoothie

On , In Raw, Breakfast, Recipes, Mylks & Smoothies, All Recipes

This smoothie is powerful! Energizing and hydrating not to mention delicious. This will freshen your breath and clean out your GI tract, great for anyone who is constipated. It’s really nicely balanced and the perfect morning energy boost for the body & mind. You will notice a couple optional ingredients in this recipe: turmeric powder + peppercorns. Black…

read more »

Maca Rush Smoothie

On , In Raw, Breakfast, Recipes, Mylks & Smoothies, All Recipes

Nikki and I make smoothies pretty much every day. Yet we realized that for some unknown reason we only have a couple of our recipes posted on the blog. This has to change! Today we are sharing one of our favourite post workout smoothies – Maca Rush. It was inspired by one of our local…

read more »

Active Recovery Smoothie

On , In Raw, Breakfast, Recipes, Mylks & Smoothies

During any exercise (strength workout, yoga, walk, hike or run > 45 minutes) your muscles become damaged, drained of energy, and in need of repair. Your muscle fibers are broken down during your workout and are rebuilt with new, stronger protein and fibers. This is how your muscles grow stronger and more efficient. If you aren’t…

read more »

Tahini Energy Bars

On , In Snacks, Raw, Recipes, All Recipes

We are back with another quick and simple recipe!  Being someone who is not really a fan of peanut butter, I have come to love tahini. True confession – dipping dates in it is kinda like my dessert some days 😛 So with the inspiration of that – Zuzana created these simple awesome and nut-free…

read more »