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Greek Islands Tour - October 2019 - Host Maria O'Farrell Carr


Wellness Tip
Travelling Abroad?
If you are headed to an international location this year consider taking the following precautions: Pack a health kit that contains your daily medicines in their original containers along with your written prescriptions; pain relievers; diarrhea medicine; first aid items; hand gel (at least 60 percent alcohol); insect repellent; and malaria prevention medicine if needed. Don't forget to register with the U.S. Department of State in case of an emergency and check your health insurance plan to see if it will cover your health needs abroad.


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Wellness Directory
Certified Craniosacral Therapy ~ 'Nurture' ~ Pam Tilitzky
Specialty: Craniosacral Therapy
Nurture offers a calm space with various modalities and integrated treatment options. Focus is put upon crafting a treatment plan specific for each person's needs. Craniosacral, Reflexology, Massage,
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Event
Tantric Intensive Retreats (Spring, 2019)
Date: Apr 21, 2019
Location: Other
These retreats offer training, immersion and education into tantra, what it is and also healing touch massage in Thailand
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Greek Islands Tour - October 2019 - Host Maria O'Farrell Carr


Article
Yoga Pose of The Month
Step by Step on how to do the Camatkarasana Pose - One poetic translation of this pose means "the ecstatic unfolding of the enraptured heart."
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Rejuv Beauty Cream by Ferlow Botanicals


Recipe
Carob Chip Protein Cookies
Category: Desserts
Description: This recipe is so simple to make. Mix all ingredients together in a bowl with your hands, form into balls, and place on a cookie sheet and in 8 minutes you have some healthy cookies to eat or for kids lunches.
What Are the Benefits of Carob Chips?

Many people enjoy chocolate chip cookies or other desserts containing chocolate chips, but using carob chips instead offers a variety of benefits. While you will not get chocolate flavor from carob chips, they do impart a sweet taste -- allowing you to satisfy your sweet tooth while getting more nutritional value and less cholesterol. Carob provides fiber and your body needs 25 to 38 g of fiber each day to keep your bowels and digestion functioning at an optimal level. Consume a 2-tbsp. serving of carob chips, and you take in 2 g of fiber. This may not seem like much; however, in comparison to 2 tbsp. of chocolate chips, which contains no fiber, it is a good option for adding fiber to your diet. If you use carob chips in baked goods, you can increase your fiber by choosing whole grain flours and high-fiber nuts for your recipe. it also has no Cholesterol. Your physician may warn you off foods such as baked goods in an effort to decrease your cholesterol intake if you have high blood cholesterol levels. Too much cholesterol in your blood may build up and block blood flow, increasing your risk of a heart attack. Limit your consumption to 300 mg per day. You can slightly lower the amount of cholesterol in the foods you make by opting to use carob chips -- a serving of this sweet chip contains no cholesterol. If you use regular chocolate chips, you take in 3.5 mg of cholesterol per 2-tbsp. serving. It also decreases your caffeine Intake. Chocolate chips naturally contain 18 mg of caffeine per 2-tbsp. serving, far less than a cup of coffee ; however, if you are a person with caffeine sensitivities, carob chips are a smarter choice as they contain no caffeine. Carob chips are a good choice to supplement your calcium intake. A 2-tbsp. serving of this food provides you with 2 percent of the daily recommended intake of calcium if you adhere to a 2,000 calorie diet. The calcium you get from carob chips promotes bone strength and density. According to the University of Maryland Medical Center, calcium may also ease symptoms of premenstrual syndrome and play a role in lowering your risk of hypertension.
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