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Dark Chocolate | Heart Healthy Superfood

DARK CHOCOLATE – Good for your heart, good for your taste buds. What is Dark chocolate? Cultures in Mexico produced chocolate as early as 1900 B.C. Originally, it was consumed as a bitter beverage. The cacao beans were fermented, roasted, and then ground into a paste that was mixed with water and spices like chili peppers… Read more »

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Maca | Miracle Root Superfood

MACA – The miracle root. What is it? Maca is a plant that grows in central Peru and has been cultivated as a medicinal crop in Central and South America for at least 3000 years. Maca is a relative of the radish and has an odor similar to butterscotch. The root is most often used to… Read more »

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Yerba Mate | Brain Energizing Superfood

YERBA MATE – Strength and euphoria. What is it? Yerba mate comes from a tree that has been utilized and cultivated first by the Guaraní people in South America and in southern Brazil, prior to European colonization. For centuries the leaves have been used in a traditional tea which is still incredibly popular, particularly in Argentina, Bolivia,… Read more »

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Goji Berries | Longevity Superfood

GOJI – The longevity berry. What is it? Goji Berries are bright orange-red berries that grow on a shrub native to China. In Asia, the berries have been eaten for generations in the hope of living longer.   Why is it a superfood? Goji berries are incredibly rich in nutrients. Studies found many benefits from eating goji… Read more »

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Acai berries | Fiber Rich Superfood

Low in sugar, high in nutrients. What is it? These small, reddish-purple berries are similar to a cross between a grape and a blueberry, the acai (pronounced ah-sigh-ee)  harvested from tall palm trees found around the Amazon River basin of South America.   Why is it a superfood? Acai berries are low in sugar, but contain… Read more »

Too Busy To Eat Lunch?

Taking 60 minutes to eat lunch right in the middle of the day? Nobody has time for that! If you think that you’re too busy to eat a real lunch and take a full lunch break, you aren’t alone. According to a study by Harvard behavioral scientist Sendhil Mullainathan and Princeton economist Eldar Shafir, only 1… Read more »

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Schizandra Berries | Detoxifying Superfood

Schizandra Berries A detoxifying superfood that balances the body. What is schizandra? Schizandra berries also spelled “schisandra”, are a deciduous woody vine-growing species that produces fragrant flowers and develop long fruiting clusters of bright red berries. Native to northern China, Manchuria, and parts of Russia, the plant has been used for centuries for it’s healing properties. Unlike other… Read more »