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SIMPLY ESSENTIAL: Bee Pollen

HISTORY + WHY WE LOVE IT Bee pollen consists of small, golden granules that are sweet in taste. It is collected from bees while gathering nectar for honey, and is packed within the hive to be used as food for young bees. Used by humans for its health benefits for hundreds of years,  it was considered […]

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NEWS FLASH: beauty confidential

Beauty doesn’t have to be complicated but it seems to have gotten to be in this day and age when there are dozens of remedies for one issue. It’s as though you have to put on blinders every time you walk into the cosmetic isle to retain your sanity! Click the video below to learn […]

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BEEEEE ENERGIZED

Energy…  It’s hard to come by these days isn’t it? It’s so much easier to resort to sugar or caffeine for that “quick fix.” Don’t succumb to those “2pm blues” without a fight. Nature’s on your side this time of year- the earth is bursting at the seams with foods to boost your energy with SUSTAINABILITY […]

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It’s one thing to make clear- headed decisions about what to eat, but its another to make decisions when you are tired and longing for more shut-eye. You’re not alone! Americans filled nearly 60 million sleep-aid prescriptions in 2015 making it clear that sleep is something we all crave but often tend to satisfy that craving with sugar instead. What if we told you that there are a few simple secrets that might get to the root cause of your sleeplessness without the brain fog, addiction and negative side effects of a prescription drug? Join us on ______ to learn more about sleep and to learn how to make a little night time snack to promote sounds sleep.

FOOD is MEDICINE: insomnia

Insomnia is a BIG deal! It’s definitely not worth ignoring. We hinted at the many consequences of insomnia in our last blog. We know how it affects us, and most of our friends too. But… what is it? In our fast-paced lives the effects of insomnia touch us all in some way. With 48% of Americans […]

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Registered Dietitian Ellie Kempton outlines how important sleep is for our wellbeing as well as 5 ways to promote optimal sleep.

NUTRITION Rx: sound sleep

We’ve all been there, the clock keeps ticking, you have to wake up in just a few short hours, and try as you might you just CAN’T fall asleep. The frustration mounts and your ability to find peace and sound sleep slips farther and father away. Does this sound familiar? Insomnia [difficulty falling or staying asleep] […]

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