Dried White Mulberry Granola

by | Thursday, August 13, 2015 | 0 comment(s)

I think our organic dried white mulberries are pretty awesome just as they are.  (You can read more about why I think they make such a great snack and grab a 30% discount here.)But recently, I found this Mulberry Granola Recipe on the website “Elana’s Pantry” and I can’t seem to get enough of it. My body seems to be telling me I need this.Not only is it super-tasty but virtually every ingredient is a superfood, including; dried white mulberries, walnuts, cinnamon and dates.Because it’s the...

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You May Be Washing 95% Of The Health Benefits Of Your Tea Down The Drain

by | Monday, August 10, 2015 | 1 comment(s)

Americans have an iced tea obsession. 85% of the tea consumed in the USA every year is prepared cold. So it’s not a big surprise that one of our most frequently asked questions is, “Can your teas be consumed as iced tea?For all of our teas, the answer is an emphatic “yes” but, being a science kind of guy, I need to throw in a caveat. “Yes, but be sure to prepare it correctly.” Incorrectly prepared iced teas (yes, Uncle Si, I’m talking to you!) lose as much as 95% of the health benefits .In both...

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The Obesity Paradox

by | Monday, August 03, 2015 | 0 comment(s)

According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), approximately 65% of Americans are overweight or obese. The CDC has declared this an “epidemic”. Research shows there is cause for concern. If you are overweight you have a 150% - 200% greater chance of premature death. But wait! What about the obesity paradox? Obesity Paradox is the media friendly term for something called, reverse epidemiology. In short it is the result of epidemiological research indicating that people classified as...

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