December 2017 / 4 posts found

Woman Raw Vegan Holding Fruit

Living Food and Dead Food: Optimal Health Begins With Raw Plant-Based Diet

There’s a whole lot more to food than nutritional content. A so-called “food” can be created in a lab and be injected with all kinds of vitamins and minerals, but chemically speaking, it’s dead. The difference between living and dead food is stark, and of great importance if we are to understand proper health for the human body. You may have heard the term before: living food. What exactly does this mean? Are we supposed to go out and catch a squirrel in our jaws and eat it raw? Not quite (although there are some carnivorous animals who would salivate […]
Vegan Eggnog Holiday Guide

The Essential Holiday Guide to Vegan Eggnog

Eggnog is a holiday staple for many people, but don’t think that just because you are vegan that you have to go without. There are an incredible variety of vegan eggnog recipes out there, not to mention pre-made ones from your favorite brands at places like Whole Foods and Trader Joe’s. Here’s your guide for finding the best of the best! Store Varieties of Vegan Eggnog Yes, through the wonders of modern science, you can purchase vegan eggnog right from the store now. Here’s a selection of our favorites. Silk Nog This take on the holiday classic is full of […]
How to Start a Green Business

Starting a Green Business – The Essential Checklist For Launching Your Vision

You might be under the assumption that starting a business from the ground up is this monumentally complex undertaking that requires a fleet of lawyers, business strategists, and a year-long fund-raising campaign. The reality is though starting a business has never been easier, especially if your primary base of operations is the digital world. Either way, leave your misconceptions about starting a green business at the door. Yes, taking that first step can be daunting, but if you follow this simple checklist, you’ll have your primary bases covered. Getting your idea launched and an income stream started shouldn’t have to […]
Chinese Herbal Traditional Medicine

Chinese Herbal Cures: Powerful Traditional Medicine

As herbal medicine rises in popularity, we’re starting to see an effort by companies to expand past the well-known remedies of the West and adopt some of the traditions of the East, especially those of India and China. Chinese herbal medicine has a long and storied history that predates most of the West’s in terms of botanical science and the effects various plants and minerals have on the human body. What makes these Eastern traditions are littered with recipes using herbal compounds that we had no access to or knowledge of in the West. To this day, we don’t have […]