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The Rise of Health Porn, and Why Not All Inspiration is Created Equal

The progress photo has likely existed since the dawn of camera technology, but for all intents and purposes, it started with Jared. Old Jared wore size 62 pants. New Jared looked great, smiled wide, and sold a ton of Subway … Continue reading

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Whole 30 + YouFood: The Perfect Match

As YouFood grows, we learn more and more about what works and how we can help our users. Beyond eating healthy and making good food choices, we learn just how effective YouFood is at connecting communities. At its core, YouFood … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Smoothies: Jamba Juice Healthy vs. Homemade Healthy

We begin this tale by applauding you for your interest in a kale smoothie. Yes, kale. A leafy green you can drink. Kale is the newest hero to hit the weight loss scene. Food establishments – including Jamba Juice – … Continue reading

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The Full Story of the 100-Calorie Pack, and Why it Makes a 300 Calorie Snack Look Better.

100-calorie snacks are everywhere – a full-on food marketing phenomenon. Clearly, they sell well (we’ve eaten them; you probably have, too), but should we be eating them? We eat them because “100 calories” is a very attractive idea. But what … Continue reading

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I Thought I Was Healthy… Until I Started a Health Company

For almost three years, I knew I wanted to build TwoGrand. I wanted to change the health game for many personal reasons, but my own health wasn’t one of them. I always viewed myself as pretty healthy. I’d be an … Continue reading

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Email of Awesomeness: Dec. 18, 2013

It’s that time of the week, when we release our newsletter Email of Awesomeness into the wild. Our commitment remains the same: Deliver awesome content to your inbox around 2 p.m. PST every week – stuff that’s worth you taking five … Continue reading

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Email of Awesomeness: Nov. 20, 2013

Here’s the opening excerpt from our weekly homage to being awesome: “‘Sounds cool, but will it work?’ This was a common refrain @alex and I heard while building TwoGrand. Naturally, we had a bevy of arguments and a boatload of confidence to support … Continue reading

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