Health Benefits of Foods

Health benefits of green tea

Health benefits of green tea

There’s nothing like a hot cup of green tea to get you through a long stressful day. It has a way of providing energy, soothing the soul, and refreshing your spirits. Green tea has been used for millenniums in Asia as a potent tonic for its health benefits. It is […]

by July 24, 2013
Health benefits of cherries

Health benefits of cherries

Everybody loves the sweet taste of cherries. They make a great addition to desserts, but are also delicious by themselves. You don’t have to feel guilty about eating them as they are very nutritious and loaded with health benefits. Let’s take a look at the health benefits of cherries. Anti-inflammatory: […]

by July 22, 2013
Health benefits of kale

Health benefits of kale

Kale is a member of the cabbage family. It is a leafy green vegetable also known as Borecole.  There are several different varieties of kale: Popular varieties include “Curly”, “Dino” (also known as Lacinato), “Red Russian”, “Premier” to name a few. Kale is gaining a lot of attention these days: […]

by July 11, 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
Best foods for heart health

Best foods for heart health

Heart disease remains at the top of the list of America’s most serious health problems. It is the leading cause of death in the United States. According to Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, “Approximately 82 million people in this country suffer from some form of cardiovascular disease, causing about 2,200 […]

by February 25, 2013
Can omega-3 fatty acids boost memory?

Can omega-3 fatty acids boost memory?

Do you eat fish and take fish oil supplements? There is mounting evidence that diets high in omega-3 fatty acids from fish may protect people from cognitive deficit and dementia. Only recently has the strength of this potential protective power been tested in controlled clinical trials. In observational studies researchers compare people’s […]

by January 8, 2013
The truth behind 8 common foods

The truth behind 8 common foods

After all the media alerts and your concerns about food safety, we did some research and decided to compile a list for you. Here is the truth on 8 common foods and the recommended alternatives: 1. The Pink Slime: It is often called “lean finely textured beef” (LFTB) and “boneless lean beef trimmings” (BLBT). In […]

by October 12, 2012