We’ve been waiting all year and the time is finally here! Harvest season is wrapping up, and our farmers are in the final steps of picking our ripe, moisture-rich Medjool dates. Our palms, some of which date all the way back to the 1940’s, provide around 200 pounds of fresh dates on each tree. Since the palmeros only have a 3 week window to harvest the thousands of acres of trees (thanks Mother Nature), our team hit the ground running. There are quite a few steps that go into growing and harvesting our Medjool dates, so I’m sharing some of my favorite facts from our recent Harvest Tour.
The fall months bring cooler weather and busy schedules. Between school drop-off, end-of-year work projects, fall sports, and the general hustle and bustle of life, it can be easy to let health and wellness fall by the wayside. During busy seasons like these, people often find themselves grazing on convenient snacks as they run out the door. Lunch boxes get filled with simple grab-and-go options, anything to fill the stomach. The bad news is that many of these convenient snacks tend to leave everyone feeling unsatisfied and hungry in an hour. The good news is that with a few simple adjustments, convenient snacks can support health while fitting into a busy schedule. Here are five ways to keep healthy snacking quick and convenient:
We are only given one body, so it’s important to make food choices that will not only fuel but nourish us in order to live a healthier and more sustained life. There are many foods out there that can help men reduce the risk of chronic diseases, and it’s vital to make intentional choices to include those foods into our diet. Antioxidants, zinc, and magnesium are just a few of the vitamins and minerals that can be found in my top choice ingredients below. Take a look at these 5 foods that are packed with nutrients for men’s health:
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