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Looking to add extra stamina and function to your lifestyle? Consider adding some Maca root to your morning shake. Maca has been shown to increase energy, stamina and endurance. Maca is a root that grows in the Peruvian mountains, and is the highest altitude growing plant in the world. A root vegetable that looks like […]

posted by on Glass Straws, Guest Blog, Health/Wellness

Green juices and green smoothies, filled with green veggies, often vitamin and mineral filled, rich in amino acids and proteins, are well-known to be oh-so good for us. As a health-conscious person who eats a super green diet, I know that raw blended raw smoothies and fresh juices are also much easier to metabolize and […]

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This recipe is from www.ChoosingRaw.com Serves 4 4 cups almond milk 4-6 pitted dates (adjust according to preferences) 1 tbsp cinnamon 1/8 tsp cardamom ¼ tsp cloves ¼ tsp allspice 1/3 cup raw cacao nibs 2 tbsp raw cacao powder Blend all ingredients in a high speed blender till smooth. Heat gently over the stove […]

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Arguably the greatest invention since sliced bread, Marvin Chester Stone patented the first straw on 3rd January 1888 in Washington DC. That first straw measured 8.5 inches (21.59cm) and was designed to be narrow enough to leave lemon seeds behind. The original drinking straw was made out of dry, hollow rye grass, but Marvin grew […]