A Peek Inside The Cup

A Peek Inside The Cup

Let's take a peek inside one of our favorite smoothies: Raspberry Cacao.   This vegan smoothie is made with fresh raspberries, sweet dates and chocolatey cacao nibs. It's giving decadence. Even though each sip feels like you're indulging, we actually packed this smoothie with spinach and chia seeds to make it our highest protein smoothie-- 9 G of plant powered goodness.  Here's a breakdown of what's inside, and why we love it: Raspberries: This bite size powerhouse fruit is full of heart healthy potassium and omega-3 fatty acids. An added bonus? They're full of a mineral called manganese, which is essential to...

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Introducing Smoothies!

Introducing Smoothies!

Today is the day! We have officially launched smoothies, our coolest product category yet. After tasting our lineup of 9 flavors, our resident dietician, Charlotte Martin weighed in on why they’re so awesome:   When evaluating the nutritional quality of a new product I take a look at both the nutrition facts label, specifically the fiber, protein, and added sugar content, and the ingredients list. I first look for added sugar content, and, if there is any, I’d like to see sugar listed towards the end of the ingredient list. When it comes to smoothies, I’d look for little to no added...

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What is 'Processed Food'? Why This Ambiguous Term Leaves Consumers in the Dark

What is 'Processed Food'? Why This Ambiguous Term Leaves Consumers in the Dark

In recent years, “processed food” has become synonymous with “unhealthy food”, and processing has become an infamous black mark to health-conscious consumers. But despite widespread backlash against “processing”, most people still struggle to define the term. And knowing the difference between healthy and harmful processing will help you shop smart and make the most informed choices when it comes to the foods you eat.

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