There are lots of reasons to enjoy a hot cup of tea: We love the aroma of various flavors; holding onto a hot tea mug warms my hands on a cold winter morning; sipping tea in front of the fireplace is a great way to relax. And those are just the feel-good reasons. If you're not drinking tea yet, read up on these 10 ways tea does your body good and then see if you're ready to change your Pekoe order! Read more…
Buying organic food promotes a less toxic environment for all living things. With so little of crop and pasture land as organic, according to USDA that leaves over 99% of farm acres in the U.S. at risk of exposure to noxious agricultural chemicals.
Our bodies are the environment so supporting organic agriculture doesn’t just benefit your family; it helps all families live less toxically. Ask to see our list of organic products as we are organic whenever possible. We say the more organic the better!
Some people avoid dairy because they are allergic to the dairy proteins themselves and therefore avoid all dairy products. There are many dairy substitutes available for those who need to avoid dairy products including almond and coconut milks. Please note that dairy free is not the same as egg free.
A gluten-free diet is a diet that excludes the protein gluten. Gluten is found in grains such as wheat, barley, rye and triticale (a cross between wheat and rye). A gluten-free diet is used to treat celiac disease. Gluten causes inflammation in the small intestines of people with celiac disease. Eating a gluten-free diet helps people with celiac disease control their signs and symptoms and prevent complications. We work with gluten free kitchens and separate wares to ensure our products are free from items that contain gluten.
Got a sweet craving? You could satisfy it with nutrient-poor white sugar or chemical-based fake sugar. Or you could indulge in a rich, natural alternative that comes with an added perk—like the power to lower your cholesterol, or a potent dose of iron. We work with local purveyors for honey and agave along with raw sugar and stevia options. Life can be sweeter!
We are probably bias, but our raw foods are amazing! You don’t have to take our word for it, have ‘faith’ or trust the latest nutrition gurus. Science now proves that cooking not only destroys nutrition and enzymes, but chemically changes foods from the substances needed for health into acid-forming toxins, free-radicals and poisons that destroy our health!