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The Six Essentials for Great Gifts

November 15, 2018

Gift choices and giving should be a natural pleasure but often it feels stressful.  Why does it sometimes fill us with dread ? How do we get something for the person that has everything? We looked to leading psychologists, philosophers, and grandmothers for answers. What they said made sense. Their advice not only opened a new universe of potential gift ideas but changed gift giving back to what it should be - a time to appreciate and honor others. We give gifts to celebrate others. In the end, it does not matter if it is to say thank you for kindness, to a stranger as an act of compassion, to our partners, parents, siblings, co-workers, or children we have created these 6 Essentials for...

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Ginger Coconut Farina Bowl - a sweet, warm and gluten free start to your winter morning

November 12, 2018

Thanks to our Instagram friend @sundaybacon for the image and recipe Start the day with this sweet, gluten-free and nutritious Ginger Coconut Farina  Fun fact Growing up in Australia 🇦🇺I ate Farina (milled wheat flour) as my daily hot cereal. This gluten-free recipe has @bobsredmill brown rice flour version. Ingredients:For the Farina 👇1/2 cup @bobsredmill brown rice Farina1 1/2 cup coconut milk2Tbsp dried cherries2 Tbsp walnuts, chopped1 Tbsp @verdantkitchen Ginger Bites - we added these to boost the ginger. You can use some grated or dried ginger. For the topping👇1/4 cup fresh berries2Tbsp @verdantkitchen Ginger Syrup1 Tbsp sliced Almonds1Tbsp Pumpkin seeds1 Tbsp unsweetened coconut Durections👇✅Bring coconut milk, cherries and Ginger Bites to a boil✅Add Farina, cover, reduce heat & simmer 8 minutes, stirring...

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Why is Lemon and Turmeric Infused Honey Water so good for cough and cold season?

October 23, 2018

Honey and Lemon in warm water is a time-honored drink for cough and cold season. Why has it been used for 100's of years? To get a better understanding lets take a look at the ingredients. This simple and soothing drink has four key ingredients: Organic TurmericRaw HoneyOrganic LemonWater INGREDIENTS 1 tsp Turmeric Infused Honey 8 oz water Juice of half a lemon INSTRUCTIONS Boil your water and let cool. Juice the lemon into the water. Stir in the honey. You can download a printable PDF of the recipe here.   When you have a cough or cold (or are trying to avoid getting one) there are several foods that can provide comfort and essential nutrients and active ingredients that support your...

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How to Grow Turmeric at Home - 5 key steps for the best results

October 18, 2018

We have a lot of people ask us about growing Turmeric at home. The good news is that you absolutely can grow it. You may not get a bumper crop like this one from our subtropical farm but you will get a beautiful plant and enough Turmeric to plant again next year and enough to enjoy the natural goodness of over 50 active ingredients that can help your body maintain a natural state of wellness. We are going to assume that you are growing this in a pot. You can grow it in the ground but remember Turmeric will need 9 months of 75F-90F of soil temperatures to thrive. For most people in most parts of the US the best way to grow it...

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