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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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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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Redd at Work: Make 3-7pm the most productive hours of your day

Americans work more hours at the office than most other Western cultures. And we take pride in that. This is the land of the free, home of the brave. People wear their overtime hours like a badge of honor. Unfortunately, we don’t always work efficiently.   Woring hard vs Working smart We believe the trend of overworking… Read more »

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Pumpkin Seeds | Complete Protein Superfood

PUMPKIN SEEDS A complete (and awesome) protein. What is it? Pumpkin seeds—also known as pepitas—are flat, dark green seeds. They are often roasted after being separated from the body of the pumpkin gourd itself. Why is it a superfood? Pumpkin seeds are a special source of hard-to-find minerals like zinc, magnesium and are uniquely packed… Read more »

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Meet the 11 Superfoods in Every Redd Bar

We are obsessed with superfoods, but we know that the word “superfood” has been overused by the health food market. So we wanted to explain exactly what we mean when we talk about these healthy, but strange foods. We searched for foods around the globe that pack the most nutrients into the best tasting ingredients and offer the… Read more »