Posts tagged local food
Small Farm on Whidbey Island Livens Up Your Kitchen with Healthier Sauces, Beans And Chips

The sauce doesn't disappoint! Washington State made peri peri sauce brings new flavor to food.

When you want a little bit spicy and a little bit sweet, Peri Peri sauce has your back. A traditional sauce from the southern region of Africa, it has grown in popularity around the world. Far from Africa, on an an island in the Puget Sound, a food maker has been selling out of her Peri Peri sauce weekend after weekend at the local farmers market.

New to the Treatmo Marketplace, Lesedi Farms sells a version of peri peri sauce the founder and owner grew up with as a child in Botswana many years before moving to the U.S. This viscous bright red sauce is made from small red chilis and combines pineapple and passion fruit juices, garlic, ginger, lime and sweet bell peppers.

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Local Food Makers May Struggle with Amazon and Whole Foods Merger

Small and medium size food producers find better sales channel with mobile commerce platform by Treatmo, making it easier for local food makers to go to market and rely less on Whole Foods and other traditional retail grocery outlets.

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Stress Is More Foe Than Friend How to Fight It

While stress can be turned into good if it can be controlled for benefit and improve your drive, focus and results, there is a larger negative toll.

In moments of stress our bodies work harder and sometimes, smarter. We are wired to release more hormones to temporarily increase blood pressure and heart rate when confronted with a challenge to make what could be life saving decisions. 

Chronic stress is linked to many health issues including weakened immune system and depression. Fortunately, there are physical and mental ways to help manage stress from breathing and meditation, but also diet and natural foods help to strengthen the body's ability to handle stress. Within the Treatmo marketplace many food makers have crafted healthy (and tasty) options to help you stay in balance.

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Horseradish More Than A Condiment, Real Food with Big Benefits

It’s fairly common to add a condiment to your favorite food to give it an extra zing of flavor. Aside for being flavor enhancers, some condiments also provide health benefits.

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