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Which bar do I choose? What are Snack, Protein, Energy, or Meal Bars? A review of CocoChia, Greens Plus, Nutrobiotics Fruit, Just Great Stuff, Purefit, Raw Revolution & MacroLife

Posted by on Sep 21, 2011 in Food, Reviews | 2 comments

Which bar do I choose? What are Snack, Protein, Energy, or Meal Bars? A review of CocoChia, Greens Plus, Nutrobiotics Fruit, Just Great Stuff, Purefit, Raw Revolution & MacroLife

You want something quick and easy to have on hand for your family. Snack bars that are healthy, with whole food ingredients you can not only name but identify. There are many good well-known brands of snack, meal and energy bars out there including LARABAR,  Luna Protein, Clif MOJO, Clif Kid,Clif C,  Odwalla, Kashi, etc. So in this post I have reviewed a few lesser known bars that could be a great addition to your lunch boxes and pantries including products from CocoChia, Greens Plus, Nutrobiotics, Just Great Stuff, Purefit, Raw Revolution and MacroLife. First lets look at the different types of bars: Energy bars(aka power bars or sports bars): are great for...

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Nuun Hydration Tabs Review

Posted by on Sep 9, 2011 in Food, Reviews | 0 comments

Nuun Hydration Tabs Review

Electrolytes are important for your muscles to contract correctly, so you don't get cramps or have muscle fatigue. In our average day, most of us do not require added electrolytes. However, for strenuous workouts with much sweat loss lasting more than 2 hours an electroylte like Nuun would be a good idea. You put one tab in 16 oz. of water, watch it fizz and drink.

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