If you ask any vegetarian, pescatarian, or vegan what is one of the most common questions they get about their diet, it is, without a doubt, “how do you get enough protein?” Is this a common misconception, or truly an epidemic for plant-based eaters?
Although it is possible to meet the needs of the everyday person on a plant-based diet, athletes are known to have greater protein requirements to support their training. This lead’s many to wondering, can an athlete perform well on a vegan or vegetarian diet?
Are you in search of a veggie rich recipe that uses seasonal vegetables, increases fiber, satiates and helps manage weight? Then this Minestrone Soup is a no brainer! As an athlete, this is a great option to help you stay hydrated and focused on your next workout. Enjoy the clean energy that this minestrone soup will bring to your day.
I love the holiday season because of the time you get to spend with your family and loved ones. Although there are many warm and fuzzies about the holidays, that in between time is non-stop for me. It always feels like I have to be going 100 mph to fit everything in during November and …
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With the chill of winter kicking in, the Elevated Kitchen has been soup central. From chili to egg drop soup, we have been running the soup gauntlet! Soups and strews offer a wide range variety and flexibility, yet, for some reason I keep coming back to bone broth based soups and stews. The high protein content of bone broth makes a simple broth soup extremely satiating. Such a simple way to fend of hunger is always welcomed, especially for endurance athletes!