Plant Life vs. Animal Life

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The question that I have been hearing more of is, “Why eat plants and not animals – aren’t they both ‘living’?” It seems to me that the more people turn to veganism, those that aren’t,  are beginning to question plant life to justify their consumption of animals as being OK. THE TRUTH… It’s not OK.  Animals have feelings.  They feel pain.  Unlike plants, which don’t. Pain is a defense mechanism.  So, as humans, when we feel pain, we react.  Just … Read More

It’s a Lifestyle, Not Just a Diet – A Healing Journey of the Mind, Body, & Spirit

Sandra CampilloLifestyle, Mind & Spirit, Well BeingLeave a Comment

Getting healthy goes well beyond just nutrition and making dietary changes.  It’s making lasting positive lifestyle changes that stick versus a temporary fix from restrictive dieting.  There are a ton of diets out there with claims to give you healthy weight-loss results and although, they may lead to short term weight-loss results, the long-term results can be dangerous. Register for It’s a Lifestyle, Not Just a Diet workshop here It’s important to understand that losing healthy weight is more than just dieting.  … Read More

A Raw & Alive Cereal Breakfast Bowl Recipe Plus Tips

Sandra CampilloNutrition, RecipeLeave a Comment

Between the commercials and the marketing hooks on the front of cereal boxes, cereals have come to appear healthier than they really are. These companies are smart and know what they’re doing and with more and more education coming to light about the foods we eat, the more these companies strategize to cover up what’s really in their junk products. They know that the consumer will fall for a product if it appears to be healthy in any way.  So, … Read More

A Simple to Make Kale Salad

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This week I’m taking it to the kitchen to show you how simple it is to make a healthy, nourishing, salad that will fill you up and keep you coming back for more! This is my first of many recipe videos to come. My goal is to show you how simple it can be to eat raw, living, plant-based foods that promotes a true, healthy, cruelty-free way of life. Here’s what you’ll need for this recipe – Ingredients for the … Read More

Make Your Holiday Dinner with Family and Friends a Success

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The holidays can be a stressful and challenging time when traveling or welcoming guests into your home, especially if you have a big family and large circle of friends.  Even more so, when planning your holiday meals.  Not everyone is going to eat the same foods or have the same preferences.  And, some are on a completely different dietary plan. So, what do you do? Here are a couple of ideas you can start with: Turn your holiday dinner into … Read More

Raw Vegan Lifestyle VS. The SAD Diet

Sandra CampilloWell BeingLeave a Comment

Ever wonder why your body slows down through the years or why one moment you are bursting with energy while the next you are drained?  Most often I hear, “I’m getting old”, “Its just age” or “It must be the weather”.  We find all sorts of excuses as to why we feel the way we do and why our energy is so sluggish but never step back to acknowledge the real reasons WHY. Nutrition is a huge part of the … Read More

Juicing vs. Blending: Know the Difference

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If you are lost in confusion between juicing and blending while wondering what in the world the difference is between the two, you are not alone.  I used to wonder the same myself so I can totally understand where you are coming from.  Two of the most commonly asked questions are, “What is the difference between juices and smoothies?” and “Should I juice or should I drink smoothies?” I have been religiously juicing and drinking smoothies now for about 4 … Read More