Pumpkin Seed 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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03 May 2018

Nutritionists Guide To Sprouting Seeds

Nutritionist Jenny Tschiesche gives us the what, the why, and the how of sprouting seeds. It's simple to sprout seeds at home on your kitchen windowsill and this process activates the seed's nutrients and enzymes and makes a delicious addition to a salad or sandwich.

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20 Feb 2018

How To Unlock The Spring Magic This Equinox

The time of equal day and night, the Spring Equinox is upon us. It's time to say goodbye to the long, dark cold nights and welcome the return of the light. A time of year inextricably linked with Easter, we take a look at how these two festivals weave together.

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19 Jan 2018

6 Tips for a Well-Balanced Diet While Exercising

When we exercise we expend more energy and our muscles need a supply of nutrients to work hard and recover well. Exercise alone may not tip the balance towards weight loss or feeling the benefits of a healthy lifestyle. Eating a healthy well-balanced diet is just as important as working out, and...

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17 Jan 2018

Nutritionist Guide To Nuts & Seeds

Nuts and seeds are powerhouses when it comes to nutrition, and can play a key role in a plantbased diet. Find out about the health benefits of nuts and seeds and how much to include in your diet from nutritionist Jenny Tschiesche.

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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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14 Jan 2016

Why Chlorella and Spirulina Should Be Your Top 2 Superfoods

Chlorella and Spirulina are well known "Superfoods", but what exactly is it that makes them so super? We are all well aware of their superior nutritional content and potent antioxidant qualities but did you know that they are also a source of Omega Fats? In this article we explore new evidence...

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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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17 Dec 2015

Elsie, Abby & Friends Try Vegan

In this Blog; Indigo Herbs crew - Elsie, Abby & Friends make their pledge to Try Vegan for January, with a little help from the global online campaign Veganuary. Plus they share a Fanatastic competition to win a Vegan Hamper!

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30 Sep 2015

Plant A Seed Of Difference Into Your Diet

Ever wondered how to incorporate our Organic Raw Nut & Seed Butters into your breakfast brunch?! Read this blog to discover how inventive you can be with Organic Raw White Sesame Tahini, Organic Raw Pumpkin Seed Butter and Organic Raw Black Sesame Tahini on your toast, as a snack or in your...

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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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