6 Medicinal Mushrooms You Need to Know – and the Health Benefits of Each

6 Medicinal Mushrooms You Need to Know – and the Health Benefits of Each

The humble mushroom has been used in Eastern medicine for thousands of years and is becoming more popular in the West. Years of scientific research have demonstrated their many health advantages—they are undoubtedly a superfood that can positively impact your health.

In this article, we take a deep dive into six of the healthiest and best-tasting mushrooms you should be taking right now.

6 Science-Based Benefits of Milk Thistle

6 Science-Based Benefits of Milk Thistle

Found growing on every continent, milk thistle may be one of the most commonly known healing herbs. Despite its barbed appearance, this native European thistle has been used for its medicinal properties for over 2000 years. It is a source of many nutrients, including calcium, potassium, chloride, and phosphorus. But what is the real secret behind it's potent properties?
Maitake Pumpkin Spice Muffins with Dark Chocolate Chips

Maitake Pumpkin Spice Muffins with Dark Chocolate Chips

Pumpkin spice recipes are certainly a fall trend that we could not pass up, but of course we wanted to put our very own Pure Essence spin on it. We thought, “Wouldn’t it be nice if some of our favorite seasonal treats weren’t so bad for our health?” And then we came up with a solution that we just had to share with you!
October 11, 2021