Not only are these little balls an insanely delicious snack, the health benefits of dates may just get you a date! Here are 5 interesting facts about dates that may help if you’re going on a date: 1. Reduces night blindness 2. Helps maintain healthy weight 3. Promotes healthy bowel movement and can reduce diarrhea 4. Can reduce alcohol intoxication and help prevent hangovers 5. Increases sexual stamina Pistachio Date Truffles Yields: 6-7 truffles 1/4 C raw pistachios 1/3 C […]
As I’m sure many of you are aware, this Tuesday President Barak Obama signed a spending bill, HR 933, also known as the Monsanto Protection Act. I have renamed this provision as the Mon-Satan Protection Act. As International Business Times reported, the bill “effectively bars federal courts from being able to halt the sale or planting of controversial genetically modified (GMO) or engineered (GE) crops or seeds, no matter what health consequences may arise concerning GMO’s in the future.” So […]
Did you know hemp is old school? There are over 25,000 uses for industrial hemp. Here are some fun facts about hemp that are sure to blow your mind: Happy History: The oldest relic of human industry is a piece of hemp fabric dating back to approximately 8,000 B.C. Happy Buddha: While seeking enlightenment, it’s thought that Buddha ate nothing but hemp seeds while fasting and meditating. Happy Medicine: In 2700 B.C. hemp was documented as a medicinal herb in […]
I love how when one door closes another opens!! Starting Happy Hemp was a personal journey of dealing with sickness and loss of a job. My rock bottom was the foundation to start my life’s passion project.
Hemp milk is an amazing alternative to dairy. This nutty flavored milk is full of protein, vitamins, omegas, minerals, amino acids and essential fatty acids. I love to add mine to my oatmeal, cereal or as a great base for a smoothie.
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Let’s just face it, Mac and Cheese might be the answer to all problems big and small. Have you ever seen a person upset after eating Mac and Cheese? I think not!! Some how that warm gooeyness can make all things seem not so bad. Today we have upped the jackpot by adding in Hatch green chilies! Ingredients 1 bag of wheat shell pasta. 3 tablespoons butter 3 tablespoons flour 3 cups milk 1 large egg 12 ounces sharp cheddar, […]
I love chocolate, french fries, milkshakes, cheeseburgers, fried calamari, fried cheese, tater tots, pasta, red wine, white wine, beer, martinis, pie, butter, sour cream, mayonnaise, tacos, frito pie, fried chicken, biscuits and gravy, bacon, chips and dips, mashed potatoes, cream, cupcakes, hot chocolate and pizza. “What the $@&#,” you ask? “You own a health food company. Aren’t you supposed to only eat veggies, recycle and knit the wool you eco trimmed off the sheep that only sleep on hemp fabric […]