Chia Seeds Blog Posts

A Blog about Herbs, Superfoods, Whole Foods, Raw Foods, and some other Natural Products that can can help improve your Health, Nutrition and your Lifestyle.
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05 May 2017

How To Boost Your Mood With Food and Herbs

Discover the connection between the foods we consume and the effect it has on our mood. Find out how to combat stress and anxiety, the connection between the gut and the brain, foods for sleep and brain boosting herbs!

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21 Apr 2017

How To Have a Happy Healthy Menopause - The Way Of The Herbalist

Is it possible to have a happy healthy peri-menopause? Lets face it a time of a woman's life that doesn't have the best reputation, but can natural health care including herbs and foods change that? In Part One of a blog series - We turn to the Medical Herbalist to find out.

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28 Feb 2017

Harness the Power of Ancient Andean Superfoods

Continuing our trip around the world with the Indigo Herbs Global Kitchen, this month we take a look at some powerful superfoods that originate in South America. With a rich, ancient history and colourful cultures that persist to this day, journey with us to Brazil, Mexico and more.... with lots...

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29 Feb 2016

The Top 3 Dieting Mistakes & How To Avoid Them

Why did obesity used to be so rare? Why is there so much conflicting information surrounding diet, healthy eating and weight loss? In this article we look at 3 of the most common weight loss mistakes and what you can do to remedy them!

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28 Jan 2016

Elsie, Abby & Friends Try Vegan - Week Three

The Indigo Herbs Crew are in the final stage of their Vegan challenge with Veganuary, it has been a rollercoaster ride for all of us. Discover their trials and tribulations of Week Three, favourite Vegan products, the realisations and our 'American Diner' Dinner Party fun!

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19 Jan 2016

Elsie, Abby & Friends Try Vegan - Week Two

Catch up with The Indigo Herbs Crew in Week Two of the try Vegan challenge with Veganuary, there is highs & lows (future promises & honest lapses), favourite Vegan ingredients and Mediterranean Dinner Party fun!

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10 Jan 2016

How To Become A Vegan Athlete

World Class Athlete and Tae Kwando Champion Sam Taylor refers to herself as a "Plant Based Martial Artist". How does she get all the protein she needs to keep herself at her fighting weight and in tip-top condition? Find out more about how Sam and many other vegan athletes thrive on a plant...

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08 Jan 2016

Elsie, Abby & Friends Try Vegan - Week One

Catch up with The Indigo Herbs Crew in Week One of Veganuary, the highs & lows, vegan recipes tried, favourite Vegan ingredients and Dinner Party fun!

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01 Jan 2016

5 Top Tips to Help You Easily Accomplish Your Goals This New Year

Happy New Year from all of the crew here at Indigo Herbs! New Years Resolution time is here, follow our 5 Top Tips which will help you to stick to your goals this 2016.... Including why dieting is bad for you!

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04 Aug 2015

Secrets of a Plant Based Martial Artist

First in the 'Indigo People' blog series is a chance to catch up with plant based martial artist Sam Taylor. Sam competes professionally at Taekwondo and experiences many benefits from her daily smoothies. In this blog Sam is getting ready for the World Championships in August 2015 and sharing...

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27 Jul 2015

The Power of Protein

Protein myths busted! Find out how to easily achieve your body's protein needs even if your are following a plant-based diet - the what, the how and the why of protein.

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29 May 2015

Sports Nutrition - making strides forward with plant power!

We have sold Hemp Protein powder for a few years, and it’s been very popular, one of our best sellers in fact, so we have been on the lookout for similar excellent quality protein extractions from other grains and seeds.

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13 May 2015

High Protein product launch from Indigo Herbs

Indigo Herbs are pleased to launch 2 new product ranges - our Organic Raw Seed and Nut Butters and our Organic Vegan Protein Powders. Both are high in protein, and make an excellent ingredient choice for vegans, those that are dairy-free and anyone who wishes to focus on a diet rich in protein...

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