You might have heard about the ketogenic diet only recently; but, unlike so many other flavor-of-the-week, fad-driven diets, this nutritional theory taps into a process that the human body is programmed, primordially, to activate: ketosis.
If you're reading this, one can assume that you take a vested interest in your health and wellness. You follow a diverse, plant-based diet, moderate caffeine, and alcohol intake, engage in some sort of physical activity daily (be that a brisk walk or barre class), and generally strive to do right by your body (and mind, and soul, of course). Read More
Are you are feeling run down and overtaxed, or experiencing any number of other symptoms from fatigue to digestion problems to muscle aches? If so, it could be time for a detox. You may have heard that our bodies are designed to naturally detoxify themselves. While that’s true—our livers, kidneys, cardiovascular systems, and even our skin all work to expel toxins—there are still many benefits to doing a detox of your own making, and there are many foods and supplements that have remarkable powers when it comes to eliminating waste and toxins. Read More
We are big proponents of hitting our local greenmarket and frequenting the farm stand over the pharmacy. But, if you’re looking to diversify your plant-based diet further, let’s dive a little deeper, into the depth of freshwater lakes, rivers, and ponds, home to one of the planet’s most nutrient-dense foods: blue-green algae.