Must haves to keep you going this hayfever season!
Hayfever season is just around the corner and for many of us that means it's time to stock up on seasonal essentials - tissues and nasal sprays! But rather than sticking to your regular routine, why not try incorporating some of these amazing Superfoods with important nutrients and amazing health benefits that may surprise you!
If you are reluctant to try bee pollen, local honey is also a great way to releive allergy symptoms! Local unprocessed honey, like our home counties honey contains small amounts of pollen from the local area which helps your body build resistance to local allergens - how great is that!
Looking for a healthy breakfast recipe? Try our Gluten-Friendly Bircher Museli with apple and honey.
A superfood powerhouse! Ginger has been used worldwide as a therapeutic remedy for thousands of years, as well as being a popular ingredient in many dishes and drinks with its aromatic, pungent and spicy flavour. As well as having amazing anti-inflammatory properties, ginger helps to suppress production of certain cytokines which in turn help prevent allergy symptoms - how great is that!
So whether you sprinkle ground ginger on your morning oats, snack on tasty pieces of sweet dried ginger, or wind down with some calming turmeric gnger glow tea, ginger is a great addition to every day!
Learn more about the amazing health benefits of ginger on our blog!
Another antioxidant powerhouse! The main active ingredient in turmeric is ‘Curcumin’, which is a very strong antioxidant and has been shown to help improve heart health, arthritis symptoms and also acts as a powerful anti-inflammatory (perfect for allergy sufferers!)
Top tip: It helps to consume a bit of black pepper with turmeric to ensure that the curcumin is adequately absorbed into your system.