June 20, 2017

The Story Behind the Photo: Jennifer Lee

The winner of the fifth edition of "Eat, Tag, Win!" is customer Jennifer Lee. Jennifer is a trail runner for Team Trail Racing Over Texas (TROT), and is of course fueled by thunderbird bars. Read on for the full story behind the photo and remember to keep tagging your Instagram pictures with #thunderbirdbar for a chance to win a box of bars and be our featured customer.
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June 13, 2017

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Why The Paleo Diet? Reflections From Ambassador Katie Merritt

With more and more wellness experts and major media preaching about which diets you should be on and which foods you should and shouldn't be eating, it can get confusing to distinguish which foods you should be incorporating into your diet and how much of them to be incorporating. We emphasize our bars to be Paleo friendly, but what does that mean? For some unique insight, we turned to Thunderbird Bar Ambassador, food blogger, Nutritional Consultant, and Personal Trainer Katie Merritt.

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May 18, 2017

Top 5 booths to visit at Paleo f(x)

Paleo f(x) is the worlds premier wellness event, covering health, nutrition, fitness, and sustainability. And, with the event only a few days away, we decided to take a look at five of the companies we are excited to visit this year. Be sure to swing by booth 92 to grab a Thunderbird bar, and then check out these great paleo-friendly companies:

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May 07, 2017

Don't fear the (healthy) fat

Fat has long been feared and avoided in the western diet. However, with new research supporting the health benefits of certain types of fat, the fat fear is finally subsiding. We decided to take a closer look at the different types of fats to see which ones are beneficial for health, and which ones are best to limit in your diet.

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April 27, 2017

austin ›   barre ›   fitness ›   local ›   spring ›   thunderbirdbar ›  

Spice Up Your Workouts: An Intro to Barre

It's finally spring time! You've stuck to your fitness regimen since the new year and maybe you're looking to change things up a bit. We've recently discovered Barre, and we think it's the perfect complement to any workout routine. We spoke to Laura Hill-Nash of local Barre studio MOD Fitness for a little more insight into what exactly Barre is and why it's so effective!

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April 13, 2017

Introducing ThunderKids Real Food Bars

We have been super busy this year at Thunderbird developing a new line of bars for all of our fans with little ones. With the goal of helping parents instill healthy eating habits and good food choices, we are so happy to announce and officially launch our line of ThunderKids Real Food Bars -- for Superheroes in training.

Thunder Kids healthy snack bars children food

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March 10, 2017

austin ›   events ›   local ›   paleo ›   sxsw ›   thunderbirdbar ›   vegan ›  

SXSW Survival Essentials

SXSW is around the corner, and whether you’re a seasoned vet or a first-timer, we’ve crafted a little Essentials Guide for you that's jam-packed with our favorite local brands (and some additional non-optionals) to help you survive the crowds and lines, from morning all the way through the late-night shows!

Cashew Fig Carrot Thunderbird Bars SXSW Healthy Food Bars

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February 16, 2017

Ingredient Spotlight: Cinnamon

This month we are taking a closer look at cinnamon, the spice that is oh so nice in the Thunderbird bar of the month. Cinnamon is known for its high concentration of antioxidants, ability to reduce the risk of cancer and other diseases, and antiviral properties. So why do we use this spice?

Cinnamon healthy food bars Cherry Walnut Cinnamon Thunderbird

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February 02, 2017

food is fuel ›   nutrition ›   paleo ›   thunderbird bar ›   vegan ›  

The Story Behind the Photo: Christy Smith

The #thunderbirdbar tagged Instagram pictures keep rolling in, and we are excited to present the fourth edition of "Eat, Tag, Win!" Customer Christy is an ACSM exercise physiologist, fitness lover, and active mom. She snapped this great family shot on a trip back to her hometown in Virginia. Read on for the full story behind the photo.

thunderbird healthy bars real food

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January 16, 2017

What's the deal with the Whole30 program?

Do you follow the Whole30 program or another diet? Thunderbird bars weren’t made for a specific diet, but by using whole ingredients and no additives, thunderbird bars fit with just about every diet out there. One thing that is always challenging when following a diet, or eating healthy for that matter, is finding a healthy on-the-go snack. That's where we (Thunderbird bar) comes in.

Whole30 diet Thunderbird bars healthy food cashew fig carot and hazelnut coffee maca

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