Articles by: Stepy

Earth Friendly Products reaches stardom at Expo West

Earth Friendly Products reaches stardom at Expo West

One constant for the natural, organic and healthy living industry that has grown from fringe to mainstream is Natural Products Expo West. It is a real Mecca for the green world. This year Natural Products Expo West drew over 110,000 visitors and over 3,000 exhibits showcasing products in the categories of natural and specialty […]

by March 11, 2013
A natural prescription to alleviate seasonal allergies

A natural prescription to alleviate seasonal allergies

Take a green step and try to alleviate your allergy symptoms the natural way. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) estimates around 36 million people in the United States alone suffer from seasonal allergies, known also by the common name of hay fever and the more technical name allergic rhinitis. Alleviate Seasonal Allergies […]

by March 10, 2013
Foods that fight asthma

Foods that fight asthma

Asthma is  is a common chronic inflammatory disease of the airways characterized by recurring symptoms such as wheezing, coughing, chest tightness, and shortness of breath.  Although there is no proven diet to cure asthma, there are foods that we can eat to help relieve or reduce symptoms.   Omega-3 fatty acids: Studies at the University of Maryland Medical Center suggest […]

by March 7, 2013
Kona Gold Coffee Chocolate Bar Green Giveaway

Kona Gold Coffee Chocolate Bar Green Giveaway

Our giveaway this month is the Kona Gold Coffee Chocolate Bar from Living Tree Community Foods. Kona Gold Coffee Chocolate is handcrafted in Berkeley, CA, a wellspring of self-conscious spirit. Please keep refrigerated. Ingredients:  Organic Cacao, Organic Coconut Sugar, Organic Cacao Butter, Organic Kona Coffee, Organic Vanilla Powder, Royal Himalayan Pink Crystal Salt. For all […]

by March 4, 2013
The Absolut Almond Butter Bar

The Absolut Almond Butter Bar

After all the positive news about the benefits of almond butter, I am really thrilled to share a new addition from Living Tree Community Foods: the Absolut Almond Butter Bar. The bar is made of carefully selected raw and pure ingredients: Organic Cacao, Organic Honey, Organic Cacao Butter, Organic Almond Butter, Organic Coconut Sugar, Organic Vanilla, Royal […]

by March 4, 2013
Living Tree Community Foods is branching out

Living Tree Community Foods is branching out

We are delighted to report that our friends at Living Tree Community Foods have made the news once again. Jesse Schwartz, the CEO and Founder of Living Tree Community Foods (LTCF) is the real force behind its success. What started with one successful product, has evolved on to a manufacturing […]

by March 3, 2013
DIY ant repellents

DIY ant repellents

As the weather gets warmer, it brings little bugs with it. These are our favorite ant repellents. Ants hate cinnamon, garlic and mint! They have a strong sense of smell. Place cinnamon sticks and peeled and sliced garlic cloves around window tracks or holes in the house. Replace the cloves every 3 days […]

by March 1, 2013
Top foods for diabetes

Top foods for diabetes

Diabetes , is a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood sugar, either because the pancreas does not produce enough insulin, or because cells do not respond to the insulin that is produced. If you are diabetic, it means that there is an excessive amount of glucose (sugar) in your blood.  […]

by March 1, 2013