Comments Off on These Supplements Can Help You Shed Excess Stress
Your body is a wonder, hardwired to respond to threats and keep you and your loved ones alive. But your body often treats day-to-day stress—rushing to make school drop-off, trying to squeeze more onto your to-do list—as a harrowing threat too. Not good. These supplements, in conjunction with a balanced lifestyle, can help you keep your supermom status and lose the excess stress. Overall nutrition Consider adding a multivitamin or green drink supplement or powder to your daily routine. And if you think you’re nutrient deficient, get tested. A nutritious diet is essential in the fight against stress, according to a recent study. “Unhealthy eating patterns will only result [...]
Comments Off on Recipe: Creamy Basil Avocado Dip
As the weather gets warmer, our minds fill with thoughts of backyard BBQs full of family and friends. This creamy basil avocado dip is such a crowd pleaser, your guests will gobble it right up and ask for the recipe. The cream cheese can easily be swapped for a vegan variety to accommodate veggie guests. Creamy basil dip is the perfect partner to our yellow corn tortilla chips. Your classic restaurant style yellow corn tortilla chip made with high-quality, stone-ground corn and a touch of salt. Slow cooked in organic coconut oil, these crunchy, velvet-smooth tortilla chips will become the [...]
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What is CBD? CBD (cannabidiol) is a component of hemp—a plant that looks a whole lot like marijuana. In fact, they’re both Cannabis sativa plants. The key difference? Hemp is grown to have a legal limit of less than 0.3 percent THC. When people think of getting high on marijuana, it’s the THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) they’re thinking of: Marijuana typically has THC percentages in the teens. In other words, nobody is getting stoned on CBD—it’s the clean cousin of marijuana’s THC. While CBD and THC are very different, they are both plant chemicals known as cannabinoids. There are about 100 different cannabinoids in the cannabis [...]
Comments Off on Gluten Free Recipe: Mint Flour-less Endangered Species Chocolate Torte
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A RECIPE FROM ENDANGERED SPECIES CHOCOLATE Endangered Species Chocolate remains a leader in supplying ethical chocolate. We’re proud to be a Non-GMO, Fair Trade premium chocolate option for consumers. We have made a commitment to donate 10% of our annual net profits to our GiveBack partners; giving back over $1,700,000 over the last three years alone. Our commitment is even stronger today as we drive towards our company goal of giving a million dollars back to conservation annually. MINT FLOURLESS ENDANGERED SPECIES CHOCOLATE TORTE Gluten-free life is full of struggles when it comes to cakes. There are so few flours that are [...]
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