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Top 5 Convenient Plant-Based Foods

Top 5 Convenient Plant-Based Foods

by BOLD SUPPORT August 11, 2017

Picture this: you’ve just gotten home from a long day. You have family members who need you, friends you want to catch up with, or maybe a favorite tv show you’ve been looking forward to. Plus, you have to make dinner or maybe plan for tomorrow’s meals and you wonder how to fit it all in. 
Foods to Keep You Full

Foods to Keep You Full

by Steph Brontman August 09, 2017

As someone who loves food and loves to eat, one of my favorite things about eating a whole food, plant-based diet is that nearly all of the foods that I can eat have a lower calorie density than their animal-based or processed counterparts. This basically means that I can eat more volume and still be eating fewer calories - a win in my book! 
The Musical Fruit

The Musical Fruit

by BOLD SUPPORT January 17, 2017

Remember this little ditty? Beans, beans the musical fruit, The more you eat the more you toot, The more you toot, the better you feel, So eat your beans at every meal! It’s true!  Plant-based diets are higher in fiber so as people transition to this lifestyle, a common occurrence is to experience a bit
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What’s Wrong with Fake Meat?

What’s Wrong with Fake Meat?

by BOLD SUPPORT January 16, 2017

A common tendency among people transitioning to a whole food, plant-based diet is to find those delicious recipes or meals that include a meat substitute.  I understand why people would crave the one thing that was the center of their dinner plate for decades.  It’s likely you are missing the flavor, texture, and colors of
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Swap the Meat for Whole Plant Substitutes

Swap the Meat for Whole Plant Substitutes

by BOLD SUPPORT November 18, 2016

A common tendency among people transitioning to a whole food, plant-based diet is to find those delicious recipes or meals that include a meat substitute.  I understand why people would crave the one thing that was the center of their dinner plate for decades.  It’s likely you are missing the flavor, texture, and colors of meat, which fake meat products mimic.  The biggest concerns with many of these products, however, are the isolated soy proteins, textured protein, excessive use of oils, and salts they contain.  You have to pick your battles if you are using these products, but here are some guidelines I use when choosing to play around in the fake meat arena.

What The Heck Is An Instant Pot® and How Do I Use It?

What The Heck Is An Instant Pot® and How Do I Use It?

by BOLD SUPPORT September 23, 2016

Laura Dietrich As a plant-based eater I have heard quite a few people rave about their Instant Pots.  The only problem for me was that I knew very little about what it was or how to use it.  A friend demonstrated making black beans from scratch and I instantly wanted to have one of my
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