WHAT MORE CAN I SAY?
THIS WEEKS NEW TASTE CHALLENGE!
HERBS 🌿 PLANTS 🌱 FLOWERS 🌷
This was by far the best part of our day The Union Square Greenmarket, what an explosion of wonderful flavours 🤪
Windfall Farms have the most amazing produce and Joanna Kang will guide you through and have you tasting everything! It was an education 🙏🏾 Go check em out!
Don’t be afraid to get the kids involved, they might teach you a thing or two 😉
RED CLOVER ❤️
The most interesting health benefits of red clover include its ability to treat estrogenimbalances, lower cholesterol levels, stimulate urination, boost circulation, strengthen bones, protect the immune system, reduce hypertension, and protect the cardiovascularsystem
Vitamin C content as well as some B-complex
Helps reduce fevers
Good to quench thirst (chew on the leaves and find out)
The leaves also contain a high amount of the mineral, calcium
Makes a great refreshing drink in summer or to cool the body if you have fever.
Vitamin K – strengthening bones and limiting neuronal damage in the brain
Vitamin A –protect you from lung and mouth cancers.
High in fiber, which acts as a laxative, which is essential for DNA synthesis, cell division, and helping to prevent neural tube defects in the newborns.
They’re an excellent source of calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium, copper, and manganese and also provide healthy amounts of thiamin, niacin, pyridoxine, pantothenic acid, phosphorus, riboflavin, and zinc.
NEED I SAY ANYMORE 🤷🏽♀️🙇🏾♀️ What a wonderful discovery we made!
#clover #woodsorrel #chive #eatlikeanelephant #herbs #plants #edableflowers #vegankids #kidsinthekitchen #plantbasedlifestyle #kidsarethefuture #savetheanimals #savetheplanet
NEED I SAY ANYMORE 💚
OH MY GOODNESS! 🤷🏽♀️
Why on Earth have I been spending so much money on overly priced organic, raw nut butter? Loving making the basic things we need from scratch!
Secret ingredient is a tablespoon of vegan bee free honey @blenditup.foods
- 2 cups raw almonds
- 1 cup raw walnuts
- 4 tbsp coconut oil or any neural flavoured oil
- 1 tbsp of Himalayan pink salt
- Bee Free Honey add to your liking
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees and roast nuts for 10-13 mins.
- Let the nuts cool completely then transfer to your blender.
- If you are using additional oil, add the oil to your blender first then the nuts.
- Depending on the power of you’re machine it can take anything from 1 minute to 10 mins! Be patient as it will break down.
- Transfer the almond butter to an airtight container and store in the refrigerator.
YUM YUM 😋
Emi and I have a summer holiday mission 🤗 Once a week we have to find and try a new vegetable or fruit! Experiment with different ways to prepare it, eat it, drink it ………
A KIWANO/AFRICAN HORNED CUCUMBER was our first on the list and kind of tasted like a cross between a Kiwi, Courgette, pineapple (ever so slightly) and a cucumber 🤷🏾♀️ But once we got into it … Not bad at all 😋
We are going to experiment a bit more with this. Maybe in a juice, salad dressing or on ice-cream!!!!!!!!!!
MORE IMPORTANTLY THE HEALTH BENEFITS ARE INSANE!
- Kiwano (Horned Melon)
- Health Benefits of Kiwano
- Weight Loss
- Antioxidant Properties
- Eye Care
- Improves Cognitive Function
- Boosts Metabolism
- Slows Aging
- Relieves Stress & Anxiety
- Aids in Digestion
- Increases Bone Strength