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Should You Switch to Sea Salt?

Should You Switch to Sea Salt?

Q: What’s with all the hype surrounding sea salt? A: You’ve probably seen sea salt used in place of traditional table salt in many healthy recipes. While health-conscious consumers nationwide switch over to sea salt, many converts aren’t even sure wh ...
A Tiny Grain with Tons of Nutrients

A Tiny Grain with Tons of Nutrients

Q: What is teff? A: The healthy whole grain known as teff is the smallest grain in the world, no larger than a poppy seed. But don’t let its small size fool you. This tiny grain is a superfood powerhouse. Teff is native to Ethiopia and Eritrea and is ...
Farro Goes Far for Your Health

Farro Goes Far for Your Health

Q: What is farro? A: Farro is a type of wheat that is just beginning to gain popularity among American health food enthusiasts. Farro is known to be one of the oldest cultivated grains, and it is even documented to be the first and original grain dom ...
The “Mother” of All Health Tonics

The “Mother” of All Health Tonics

Q: What is apple cider vinegar? A: If you’re reading this blog, there’s a pretty good chance you already know about apple cider vinegar, or perhaps you have some in your pantry now. Apple cider vinegar is one of the most multipurpose health tonics on ...