If you guessed Cacao, you're right!
Cacao has been used in the Americas for thousands of years for both it's medicinal properties and its mood-altering effects. The phytosterols or antioxidants, contribute, for the most part, to the medicinal qualities. The theobromine and caffeine contribute to the euphoric feeling after eating chocolate and they also have some medicinal [...]
Author Archives: nichole
Posted on May 20, 2015 by nichole
If you guessed Cacao, you're right!
This post was posted in chocolate, truffles, antioxidants, healthy foods, Plant-based diet and was tagged with Chocolate, Organic, vegan, Fair Trade, antioxidants, phytosterols, vegetarian, cacao, fruits, cocoa, flavanols, polyphenols, veggies
Posted on May 5, 2015 by nichole
We have you covered. Give mom something that is healthy, delicious and sure to make her smile!
Is your mom blissfully calm from her yoga class? Our soothing lavender and energizing mint truffles will be the perfect complement during her state of bliss.
If your mom likes dark chocolate and only dark chocolate, then pure cocoa bliss [...]
Posted on April 29, 2015 by nichole
Somehow this did not get posted last week, but it's never too late for Earth Day, right? So if you missed our newsletter last week this was our little tribute to Earth Day that was on April 22nd.
TOP 10 THINGS TO DO FOR EARTH DAY
Earth Day is tomorrow and, while being kind to the planet [...]
Posted on April 7, 2015 by nichole
Spring is an ideal time to detox, not just through diet, but a chance to detox all things that may be cluttering your style. A detox can certainly mean eating less sugar and less processed foods while adding more fresh fruits and veggies. But why stop there-take time to detox other areas that are in [...]
This post was posted in chocolate, truffles, antioxidants, spices, healthy foods, intentions, healthy recipes and was tagged with Chocolate, lime, basil, detox, drinks, spring, spring cleaning, seasonal foods
Posted on March 31, 2015 by nichole
Did you know that we created our new lavender mint truffles by using whole lavender flowers and whole spearmint leaves? These two natural ingredients that come from the same plant family offer healing health benefits beyond their soothing aromas.
We all know that the soothing scent of lavender can help calm our minds, but did you know [...]
Posted on March 17, 2015 by nichole
Did you know that our walnut truffle has more walnuts than it does chocolate? Did you know that our omega munch gives you 2,000 mg of omega 3's per bag?
We are obsessed with walnuts and for good reason. Here is why adding a handful of walnuts to your diet every day is essential to healthy living:
This post was posted in chocolate, truffles, antioxidants, munch, healthy foods, Plant-based diet and was tagged with Chocolate, Organic, walnuts, omega-3 fatty acids, dark chocolate, vegan, plant-based, nuts, healing foods
Posted on March 13, 2015 by nichole
Matcha green tea has been part of Japanese tea ceremonies known aschanoyu (茶の湯) or chadō (茶道) for centuries. Thoughtfully grown and harvested, the tea leaves used for matcha powder are rich in chlorophyl and antioxidants which give it its vibrant green color. Japanese tea ceremonies range from every day traditions to formal rituals. However, in each practice, the [...]
This post was posted in chocolate, truffles, antioxidants, healthy foods and was tagged with dark chocolate, high antioxidant, ginger, green tea, matcha, green gold, vegan chocolate, superfood, ceremonial ritual
Posted on March 6, 2015 by nichole
We suggest three cinnamon turmeric spice truffles a day! Why, you ask? Because the ingredients in this super high anti-oxidant truffle were specifically curated to work synergistically to warm, energize and heal you.
Turmeric, cinnamon, cayenne and chocolate could individually have their own spotlights due to the many healing compounds found within each one. Here are [...]
This post was posted in Uncategorized, chocolate, truffles, antioxidants, spices, healthy foods and was tagged with Organic, dark chocolate, truffles, whole foods, vegan, cinnamon, turmeric, cayenne, plant-based, healthy treats
Posted on February 11, 2015 by nichole
A very controversial holiday is coming up, and we at Nicobella Organics want to put any negative feelings at bay. Here is the real situation: whether or not you are in a relationship, it is (for many of us) cold, maybe even incredibly snowy, the days are short, and we haven’t had much to [...]
Posted on November 6, 2014 by nichole
With the fall weather bringing crisp and cool nights, I’m re-entering my seasonal habit of the evening curl-up with a hot mug of something sweet. I’m excited for the impending transition from mulled apple cider to hot cocoa, and of course the chocolate-tinged holiday months that follow. But swirling around in a mug [...]
Items 1 to 10 of 14 total