RUNA is an energy drink brewed from guayusa (GWHY-YOU-SA), an Amazonian tea leaf with the power to revitalize both you and the rainforest. For thousands of years, guayusa has been a vital part of Amazonian culture. They describe the energizing effects or drinking it as making them feel “Runa”, which translates to “fully alive.” It’s naturally caffeinated and contains polyphenol antioxidants that together provide a clean, sustained energy. The best part is that the cultivation of guayusa helps protect and reforest the rainforest. Guayusa is shade-grown which means we have to both preserve existing rainforest and plant more as we grow. We are the proud winners of the World Wildlife Fund’s Global Impact Award for the Most Innovative Solution for Tropical Forest Conservation. To date, we’ve planted over a million trees and are the largest reforestation effort in the Ecuadorian Amazon. It’s simply letting nature be nature. In the environment it’s called symbiosis. For RUNA it’s called a unique way of doing business that’s inspired by the natural world. The result is a refreshing, energizing beverage that is organic, Fair Trade and beneficial both to the rainforest and to the people who live in it.
Are you ready for a 1980s flashback? Original New York Seltzer—the iconic sparkling beverage known for its signature rounded bottles and crisp, natural flavor—is now available at your local Sprouts. New York Seltzer is bringing back the authentic taste you remember. Flavors like crisp and bold Black Cherry, bright and bursting with flavor Raspberry, refreshing like a summer day Peach, and smooth and silky Vanilla Cream are sure to excite. Original New York Seltzer is made without artificial flavors, colors or preservatives. Crisp, clear and refreshing, they’re a welcomed remembrance to the era of neon hues and hair bands.
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It started in 1980 when founder Jimmy Rosenberg picked an orange from a tree in his backyard. Just one handpicked orange, squeezed into pure juice perfection. That’s when the pursuit of the authentic juice experience began. Evolution Fresh believes in a different approach to making juice—the cold-pressed way. Cold-pressing, using high-pressure processing, helps protect the flavor and nutrients of raw fruits and vegetables. That way, each juice tastes as close to fresh picked as possible, with no added colors or flavors nature didn’t put there. The produce is locally sourced, with over 80 percent of fruits and vegetables grown within 400 miles of the juicery in Rancho Cucamonga, California, where it is cleaned, squeezed and pressed. Once juice blends are crafted and bottled, pressure equal to five times that found in the deepest part of the ocean is applied to help protect flavor, color and nutrients while ensuring safety. In addition to a unique approach to juicing, Evolution Fresh works with ingredient-sourcing specialists who have over 50 years of combined experience operating with produce experts and growers around the world. Now, decades after picking that first orange, Evolution Fresh still pursues authentic juice experiences every day. That’s why their juices are cold-pressed, using high-pressure processing, to provide nutritious and delicious options for every step of the wellness journey. To health and happiness!
Video Description: Evolution Fresh: Juices Cold-Pressed with Purpose. Learn more about cold-pressing, high pressure processing (HPP), and the key differences from traditional processing techniques like heat pasteurization.
Orange Vinaigrette Salad DressingThis orange vinaigrette goes nicely with a citrus or house salad. Serves 2–3
- 3/4 cup Evolution Fresh Orange Juice
- 2 Garlic cloves, pressed or crushed
- 1/2 tsp. Orange zest
- 1/4 tsp. Italian seasoning
- 1/4 tsp. Sea salt
- 1/4 cup Extra virgin olive oil
- Whisk together orange juice, garlic, orange zest, Italian seasoning, and sea salt.
- Continue to whisk while you pour the olive oil in a slow and steady stream.
- Add to your favorite salad. Enjoy!
Cooked Perfect Meatballs were created with the mission to share quality and delicious meatballs with people who are looking for an easy meal to serve their families. Each meatball is crafted with select meats, aromatic spices and a custom blend of herbs. Uniquely, it is then flame-broiled to lock in flavor. A steadfast dedication to quality and serving families has made Cooked Perfect Meatballs the number one branded meatball in the U.S. Try Cooked Perfect Gluten-free or Turkey Meatballs today! Check out more Cooked Perfect Meatballs on Cooked Perfect Meatballs Facebook. Shop these Cooked Perfect Meatballs now.
All of their products come from carefully selected sources, use state-of-the-art filtration and quality control processes and are bottled in sanitary conditions.
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Arrowhead® Brand 100% Mountain Spring WaterThe original source of Arrowhead® Brand 100 percent Mountain Spring Water can be found in the San Bernardino Mountains of Southern California. The natural formation in the shape of an arrowhead on the San Bernardino Mountains points to the water’s legendary origin, an inspiration for each carefully selected mountain spring source we use today. A unique composition of naturally occurring minerals gives Arrowhead Mountain Spring Water a refreshing, crisp taste. Pure goodness only from mountain springs, refreshing the West since 1894.
Deer Park® Brand 100% Natural Spring WaterDeer Park® Brand 100 percent Natural Spring Water was founded in 1873 from a spring surrounded by acres of secluded woodlands. Today, Deer Park® Brand Natural Spring Water is sourced from carefully selected natural springs in several states.
Ozarka® Brand 100% Natural Spring WaterEverything’s bigger in the Lone Star State and natural refreshment from Ozarka® Brand Natural Spring Water is no exception. Sourced from only carefully selected natural springs in Texas, its natural mineral content has provided an unparalleled taste and quality.
Zephyrhills® Brand 100% Natural Florida Spring WaterSince 1964, Zephyrhills® Brand Natural Spring Water has been sourced from Florida’s springs and distributed to fellow Floridians. They continue to source their water from carefully selected natural springs in Florida and distribute it within Florida and to its neighbors. Learn more, go to the Nestlé Waters Regional Spring Water brand website in your region:
This may blow your mind, but the human body actually needs fat to function optimally and look its best. The body breaks fats down into fatty acids. Omega-3s and 6s are considered essential fatty acids (EFAs) because though the body cannot make them, they are required for optimal function. You must get them from foods like seeds, nuts, fish and grass-fed animal fats, or high-quality supplements. EFAs are building blocks for healthy cells and assist with regulatory and developmental processes in the body, including the brain, nervous system, adrenal, thyroid, liver function, and immune response. Omegas also add substantial support to the body’s appearance. Diets low in EFAs have been linked to skin problems, including eczema, split nails and brittle hair. Your skin may become dry, inflamed and more prone to congestion. It can lead to further pigmentation, redness, infection and texture breakdown. Essential fats not only protect against sun damage but also help repair skin by preventing the release of enzymes that destroy collagen. This fights loss of elasticity, fine lines and wrinkles. Omega-3s are a natural anti-inflammatory that reduces swelling while encouraging blood circulation. Taken internally, they are beneficial for acne, rosacea, eczema and psoriasis as well as for sore muscles and joints. If including these EFAs in our diet reap such rewards, why not apply them topically as well?
- Provide crucial nutrients for skin health and function
- Promote even distribution of melanin
- Promote production of healthy skin cells
- Support retention of natural moisture and lipid barrier
- Support radiant skin health through all stages of life
- Help inhibit free-radical damage that underlies skin aging
Moisture DepletedAs the largest and most visible organ of the body, skin that lacks hydration is often void of a healthy glow. Key to production of the skin’s natural oil barrier, EFAs keep the skin hydrated, plump, youthful and nourished.
Healthy AgingEFAs not only support the body against the environmental stresses that cause premature aging, but also help to protect tissue from enzymes that destroy collagen. This support is key to optimal skin health as you age.
Problematic SkinEFAs are vital in the formation of prostaglandins—hormone-like substances that encourage healthy blood circulation—and are beneficial for addressing many skin concerns.
Lackluster HairThe scalp and hair can become dry, flaky and lackluster when deficient. By effectively penetrating the hair shaft to protect hair from UV exposure and pollution, EFAs help repair damaged follicles and promote hair growth. So, if you are truly on the quest for the perfect beauty routine, omega oils taken internally through food or high-quality supplements, paired with high-quality unrefined oils applied topically, is a dual approach to skin care that helps you find true results through optimal cellular balance. Focusing on what you put into your body is just as important as what you apply topically. Amy Halman is the president and formulator for ACURE, a skin, body and hair care line based on scientific nutritional support to enhance the skin’s own ability to regenerate optimally. Clinically proven results without the use of gluten, synthetic preservatives or fragrances. Products contain no parabens, sulfates, phthalates, petrochemicals or animal by-products. www.acureorganics.com
At Schmidt’s, they believe that the future of Natural is in quality formulas that outperform their counterparts without compromising on ingredients. Committed to raising the bar and setting new standards, Schmidt’s wants to change the way you think about natural. Schmidt’s Naturals combine a luxurious feel and health-conscious formulation to deliver clean and captivating scents. Change the way you think about Natural. Follow them on Schmidt’s Facebook, Schmidt’s Instagram and Schmidt’s Twitter.
Country Life Vitamins and Desert Essence have teamed up to bring you top-notch products to help you look and feel your best. They believe that beauty is from the inside out and offer an array of natural solutions for healthy hair, skin and nails. With more than 45 years of providing wellness, Country Life’s high-quality products have been helping you stay happy and healthy since 1971. On every bottle, you will see their Pledge of Integrity because at Country Life, integrity is the number one ingredient. They do this because they believe everyone deserves high-quality nutrition, specifically crafted with standards that support health and wellness. Desert Essence offers a full range of personal care products formulated with natural and organic ingredients sourced from around the world. They draw their inspiration and ingredients from the desert, a model of pristine balance and sustainability. Using nutrient-rich desert botanicals known for their healing properties, like tea tree, jojoba, aloe and argan oil, Desert Essence’s natural body, skin and hair care products work in harmony with the body to soothe, nurture and restore.
In 1925, Rinaldo and Ezilda Torre visited family in Lucca, Italy. The two returned home to San Francisco with something very important: handwritten recipes, which they used to create authentic Italian flavored syrups. These syrups helped Rinaldo and Ezilda re-introduce the Italian soda to their North Beach neighborhood. The sodas quickly became a hit! Years later, Torani helped record another hit: the same syrup was used to create the world’s first flavored latte. In 2013, Torani introduced Signature Syrups. For those who seek distinctive flavor experiences, Torani Signature Syrup brings together delicious combinations of simple, real ingredients for a beverage experience like no other. Each flavor is crafted using a unique blend of pure cane sugar and either organic agave or caramelized sugar that is layered together and blended with natural flavors to create syrups you simply have to taste to believe. Presented in a premium bottle, the natural syrup is so exceptional the founder’s signature is on every bottle. Elevate your beverage experience with Torani Signature, available in classic Vanilla, decadent Caramel or rich, nutty Hazelnut. Today, Torani has a global presence. Even though people all over the world recognize the iconic Torani bottle, they’ve remained a family-owned company—adhering to the high quality standards that Rinaldo and Ezilda set over 90 years ago. You can use more than 100 of their naturally flavored syrups and sauces in coffees, sodas, teas, smoothies, cocktails and more. They’re easy to use too; just add a splash of any award-winning flavor to your beverage. Try some of these easy recipes to get you started!
Torani Signature Hazelnut flavored Coffee Ice Cubes
- 1 cup Strong brewed coffee
- 2 Tbsp. Torani Signature Hazelnut syrup
- In a container with a pour spout, like a measuring cup, combine strong brewed coffee with Torani Signature Hazelnut Syrup. Stir to mix.
- Pour flavored coffee into silicone square ice cube tray (or your favorite ice cube tray). Freeze until solid and use to make iced coffee.
Torani Signature Caramel Creamer
- 1 pint Half-and-half
- 1/4 cup Torani Signature Caramel Syrup
- Combine ingredients together in a lidded container. Serve with espresso or coffee.
Torani Signature Vanilla Whipped Cream
- 1 cup Heavy whipping cream
- 2 Tbsp. Torani Signature Vanilla Whipped Cream
- In a chilled bowl, combine the heavy whipping cream and Torani Signature Vanilla syrup. Whisk OR use a hand mixer to whisk until stiff peaks form.
Hundreds of years ago, matcha was only enjoyed by Buddhist monks, who served it during long and elaborate ceremonies to heighten their focus and clarity of thought. That was matcha then. This is Matcha NOW™.
What Are the Benefits?Matcha offers all the health benefits of green tea with ten times the strength. When you drink Matcha NOW™, you’ll enjoy:
- More energy
- Better focus
- Calm, relaxed feelings
- Rich antioxidants
- Natural detox
Why Choose Matcha NOW™?Most companies infuse their matcha directly into the water before bottling it. However, when matcha is exposed to oxygen, it quickly turns brown and stale, creating an unpleasant experience. Matcha NOW™ has solved this problem with our Matcha Cap. Storing the matcha in the cap preserves the taste and health benefits until you’re ready to drink it, giving you the best matcha experience anytime, anywhere. Why settle for subpar matcha? Pick up a pack of Matcha NOW™, and discover the next level of matcha drinks—right now!
Video description: Matcha NOW™ offers you fresh, pure matcha whenever you want it.