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copaiba oil
Food News

Is Copaiba the new CBD?

Due to the fact that hemp-derived CBD (cannabidiol) is legal (if it has less than 0.3% of THC) only in some US states, the logical question appeared: Is copaiba oil a new legal version of CBD? Copaiba oils have struck the market hard in the past few years.  So, if you’re searching for an essential […]

kimchi health claims
Food News

Gwyneth Paltrow’s kimchi COVID-19 advice is bad, warns NHS

Gwyneth Paltrow has caught heat from the Director of NHS England for suggesting kimchi and kombucha may help with long COVID-19. Since the COVID-19 crisis shook the world, many people posing as “functional medical practitioners”, “herbal experts” and similar people selling snake oil have made it significantly harder to find the stuff that really helps […]

maca poweder
Healthy food

Health Benefits of Maca Powder

During the past few years, maca has become very popular among people who prefer a healthier lifestyle. Although maca has been used for various medical and culinary things in its native Peru, more interest in this plant appears in the West countries. So, today’s topic is going to discuss the health benefits of maca powder […]

quinoa vs brown rice
Food Q&A

Quinoa vs brown rice | How to make the right choice?

What distinguishes quinoa and brown rice is that in brown rice, only the husk is removed, therefore it retains fiber and germs that contain vital nutrients. Unlike brown rice, quinoa is the seed of the goosefoot plant. Both grains are prepared and eaten similarly to grains, so people often replace quinoa with rice in their […]

best vitamix blender
Food Gadgets

5 Best Vitamix Blender Choices

Do you ever wonder what’s the easiest way to prepare different and healthy meals? Living in a fast-paced environment can be challenging for all of us. It seems like the lack of free time is forcing us to eat a lot of unhealthy food.  While it can be hard to change our bad eating habits, […]

chocolate chip spice cake
Food recipes

Chocolate Chip Spice Cake recipe by Chef Gbelay

Chef Gbelay, 30 Instagram Twitter Faceebook Youtube My name is Chef Christopher Gbelay, I’m a recipe developer living between the US and Ivory Coast, and I hope you’ll like this cake! This recipe was inspired by my mom’s chocolate spice cookies. I love her chocolate chip spice cookies, the smell of warm gooey chocolate, cinnamon […]