SUPERFOODS

Every year tiny little invaders, germs, adapt new strategies on how to sneak past your defenses and settle in like unwanted visitors! Those germs come in, unpack, and eat all the food; not cool! OK, not really, but it can feel like that. This tug of...

Some of the coolest, healthiest, most powerful foods in the world are easy to overlook. It’s like nature’s way of keeping them a secret from everyone but the adventurous, curious observer. Chaga is one of those foods. Have you heard of chaga? If you follow me on...

Sprouts are incredible super simple superfoods with major health benefits. And you can grow them in your own kitchen! I consider them an amazing superfood to add to your diet. Here are some simple ways to eat sprouts and add them to everyday dishes - try a...

Everyone knows one of the most loved beverages, coffee. But not many people beyond superfood hunter Darin Olien and the product development team at Shakeology® have heard of coffee fruit — or know what makes it special. But that is about to change. Olien, often called...

Almost 10 years ago, while I was hiking in Africa on the hunt for an exotic tree bark, I had my first taste of whole coffee fruit. My guides were grabbing bright, red berries off the wild coffee plants near the trail, so of course...

With over 2,000 varieties of mushrooms on the planet, there is an amazing diversity. Here at SuperLife, I have compiled a list of seven health benefits of mushrooms (the edible, medicinal varieties) can have on your health, and how you can add mushrooms to your...

Cranberry sauce is a traditional holiday dish. In fact, one survey showed cranberry sauce was served at more than 94 percent of Thanksgiving dinners. However, cranberries are so much more than a holiday dish! They are actually an incredible food to include in your SuperLife...

  You have to know the source of your superfoods just like you have to know the source of your foods. The ethics of superfood supplies are just like what you find in the food industry. It is easy for the dollar value to become stronger...

MORINGA (Moringa Oleifera) [caption id="attachment_2046" align="alignleft" width="300"] Holding a baby moringa tree in Mexico. The moringa family grows in several variations, from tiny plants to massive trees.[/caption] If you find yourself saying, "What is moringa?" you aren't alone. It is a relative newcomer to the mainstream health...

Chia seeds are becoming one of the most popular superfoods — for many good reasons. They are virtually tasteless, easy-to-digest (when prepared properly), super nutrient dense, and full of energy-boosting power. The latest research has even linked chia seeds to reversing type 2 diabetes! That’s right, reversing it! Originally from...