"This coconut yogurt is easy to prepare and even easier to enjoy." -Stephanie Bindernagel This week culinary nutritionist and plant food specialist, Stephanie Bindernagel shares her go to adaptogenic coconut yogurt recipe which contains healthy fats and supports hormonal balance with the addition of Pine Pollen and Astragalus. As we head into springtime, this is the perfect breakfast / snack to support hydration, immunity and skin health!
Journal — pine pollen
Transformational Foods for a Transformational Life
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COOKIES N' CREAM CHIA PUDDING PARFAIT
Inspired by the healing effects of creativity, Filmmaker Cathryn Fowler shares a (bake-free) cookie recipe which she beautifully layers with chia pudding for a dessert to activate and rejuvenate our mind, body and spirit. By including adaptogens like Pine Pollen, which help balance out the potential higher amounts of xenoestrogens ("foreign" estrogens) in the system, Cathryn has created a parfait that is both medicinal and joy-inspiring!
MY HERBAL ALLY: PINE POLLEN + PINE POLLEN OXYMEL
“Better mood? Better energy? Better sex? I thought, sign me up!" Certified Reiki Master Teacher and herbalist Colleen Ordonio opens up about her ever-evolving relationship to self-care and her passion for Pine Pollen - an adaptogen which in her words "lifts the veil and allows you to see, breathe, and feel with clarity.” Colleen shares a potent recipe for a Pine Pollen Oxymel - inspired by the ancient Greek remedy using herbs, acid and honey - to increase energy, creativity, and libido - we are making this immediately.
STRAWBERRY ROSE CHEESECAKE BREAKFAST BROWNIES
This week we are celebrating recipes that inspire us to love more and create time to nourish our minds, hearts and bodies. In honor of this, we are delighted to share this sweet “love inspired” recipe from Cathryn Fowler - a dessert filled with superfoods - cacao, veggies, good fats and adaptogens like Pine Pollen (which works to promote healthy libido and hormonal support)... We are all about raising the heart-based frequency - and this video is such a yummy way to begin!