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Happy Holidays

Organice Your Life is wishing everyone a joyous, green, organic happy holidays!

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OYL Holiday Party 2012

Last week, the Organice Your Life ® family and guests gathered on the 51st floor of the Time Warner Building to celebrate the annual Organice Your Life® Holiday Party! Host was our top model contributor Valentina Zelyaeva, who invited all her model friends to join for a fun night of celebrating the Holidays. Founder Lonneke […]

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Food by Lonneke: Roasted Artichokes OYL Style

Lonneke Engel teaches how to make Roasted Artichokes OYL Style- a healthy, hearty easy-to prepare dish. Great for entertaining. Stay tuned for more videos and recipes by Lonneke on Organice Your Life®.

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Macrobiotic-ish

The word “macrobiotic” comes from Greek roots and it means “long life”. The macrobiotic diet is a low-fat, high fiber diet that is a predominantly vegetarian diet, emphasizing whole grains and vegetables. In addition, the macrobiotic diet is rich in phytoestrogens from soy products (which can be omitted or kept to a minimum). What are the Guidelines of the […]

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Brendan Brazier Interview by Lonneke Engel

Lonneke Engel interviews Brendan Brazier, Ironman Triathlete, plant-based nutrition expert and Vega founder at Candle Cafe in NYC.

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The magic of Canadian Golden Flax Seed

Let me introduce you to the beauty of the flaxseed. But not to any ordinary flaxseed, but Canadian Golden Flax Seed. About Golden Flax Most of the flaxseed grown in North America is brown in color. Golden Flax is a hybridized form of the common flax and is grown primarily as a food crop. The brown […]

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Simple Steps to Detoxing

I just want to highlight a few small steps and additions you can make into your life, that are simple, easy, but truly make the world of a difference. The important thing to remember: Do not get so caught up in eliminating this or that, but focus on adding healthy meals, practices and thoughts into […]

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Waste Land

One of the most awe-inspiring documentaries of the year 2010, “Waste Land” captures an artist’s quest to find a balance between art and the transformative power of giving. Vik Muniz, a man of vision and extraoridinary talent sets out to visit the world’s largest dumpster, Jardim Gramacho in Brazil, to capture the essence and life […]

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Food by Lonneke: Gazpacho OYL Style

Lonneke Engel teaches how to make Gazpacho OYL Style- a healthy, refreshing dish perfect for summer. Stay tuned for more videos and recipes by Lonneke on Organice Your Life®.

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Wear JEANS!

Some time ago the London Science Museum launched some fun-statistics about clothing and their actual worth. The statistics were published in a report to support its Trash Fashion: Designing Out Waste exhibition. 3000 women were asked everything about their wardrobes and because of this scientists have worked out that the cost-per-wear ratio (dividing the cost of […]

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Eating Your Water

With the temperatures heating up in New York City, it is vital to get the right amount of water in daily, as we consist of 60% H20 relative to our weight! So not only should we drink up, but we should also eat up! I know it can be hard to get the recommended ‘8 […]

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Positivity: Always Be Positive

Being Positive. As much as we try to be positive all.the.time, negativity and doubtful thoughts always manage to creep in. Especially during times of physical, mental and emotional weakness. During these times, I try to take small positive thoughts, and repeat them over and over, or in my mind remind myself of all of the […]

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