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Organic carob powder

Choose carob for 3 fabulous health benefits!

A confirmed nation of chocolate lovers, we consumed some 661million kg of cocoa-based products in 2012 alone. Yet despite this, more and more of us are becoming switched on to the health risks associated with some of our favourite confectionary items. Standard chocolate is laden with refined sugars, fattening dairy products and a ream of […]

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cacao beans

The truth about chocolate and its health links

Artist and cartoonist, John Q. Tullius once quipped: ‘Nine out of ten people like chocolate. The tenth person always lies.” Nowhere is this more evident than in the UK – a nation of chocolate lovers where the average citizen devours a remarkable 10.2 kg of chocolate per year. Yet how many of us can truly […]

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Organic pitted prunes

Organic pitted prunes – 3 persuasive reasons for putting them on your menu

To escape the negative connotations as an effective relief from constipation, organic pitted prunes are often referred to on product packaging as ‘dried plums’. Indeed that’s exactly what they are – dried versions of the Prunus drupe fruit. Exceptionally sweet and succulent, yet extremely low in saturated fat, organic pitted plums are bursting with beneficial […]

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Moringa powder

Moringa powder – three compelling reasons to enjoy more moringa!

Moringa powder is a powerful natural superfood extract made from the leaves of the Moringa tree (Moringa oleifera), a flowering tree, which is grown in sub-tropical and tropical regions of Africa, Asia and South America. The tree, often called the ‘tree of life’, is now regularly cultivated in developing countries as a primary source of […]

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Brazilian Ginseng

Brazilian ginseng – for energy, balance and invigoration

Do you frequently feel worn out and completely exhausted? Do you find it difficult to summon up sufficient energy for that visit to the gym that you’ve been promising yourself? Our modern, frenetic lifestyle can often leave us feeling tired and lethargic and at this time of year our immune system in particular can take […]

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organic chia seeds

Chia Seeds – Managing Diabetes the Natural Way

It’s an unfortunate fact that diabetes is on the increase in Great Britain – according to Diabetes UK there are some 2.9 million people currently diagnosed with the disease and an estimated 850,000 unaware that they have the condition. And even more worryingly, there has been a threefold increase in the number of childhood diabetes […]

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