Nuances of Nut Butter

The timing was perfect. Just as I was becoming bored with the Trader Joe’s almond butter and peanut butter occupying space in the fridge, the package of Artisana Foods products arrived, to my delight. I was familiar with the company from snacking on their amazing coconut butter over the years, but the nut butters opened up […]

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

Camu: Another Rainforest Miracle

What is yet another amazing food coming from the Amazon rainforest which contains about 60 times more vitamin C than an orange? Camu (or camu camu), a berry dubbed the ‘Queen of Vitamin C’ by Navitas Naturals, is a nutritious rainforest fruit that has only recently become known to people in North America. The Navitas […]

Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

Kauai Soothes Once Again

Kauai, Hawaii is a seriously gorgeous island offering relaxation and healthy fare for travelers and locals. Rainbow Living Foods is the first all raw gluten-free restaurant on Kauai. Small, bright and located behind Java Kai in Kapaa off the main highway, the place has been open less than a year. They use 100 % compostable […]

Monday, May 23rd, 2011