Portland Here We Come! Laughing Giraffe Organics is Attending the UNFI Tabletop Show in Portland on June 3rd and 4th

unfiLAUGHING GIRAFFE ORGANICS will be attending the UNFI Tabletop Show in Portland, Oregon.  The event is being held at the Oregon Convention Center on June  3rd and 4th.

“UNFI is the leading independent national distributor of natural, organic and specialty foods and related products including nutritional supplements, personal care items and organic produce.” LAUGHING GIRAFFE ORGANICS loves attending their Tabletop Shows because they are  a great opportunity to be in direct contact with our valued retailers and customers.  Customers also have the opportunity to sample our products which is always a plus because we pride ourselves on the great taste of our organic treats!  At this show we will be offering samples of our newest flavor, COFFEE BEAN SNAKAROONS.   These new SNAKAROONS have coffee infused coconut and the crunch of chocolate covered coffee beans. See you soon, Portland!

Product Review: Laughing Giraffe Organics Cherry Ginger Snakarola

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Product: Laughing Giraffe Organics Cherry Ginger Snakarola – $7.99+

When a product goes by the name “Laughing Giraffe” I take notice.  Funny thing though…I’d never heard of this brand before.  Trust me…if I had, it would probably have already been a staple in my pantry.

This brand and product came to me courtesy of my monthly subscription to Cuisine Cube.  I know most of you, by now, are familiar with this service, but let me give you a quick rundown.  For as little as $29.99/month, you can have Cuisine Cube delivered to your door . What this service provides is 5-6 gluten-free, full-size products that are made by local and smaller, artisan companies, rather than those that you can find at the average grocery store.  It has introduced me to so many new and delightful products.  Each box contains a breakfast, lunch, dinner…

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Health Benefits of Maca

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After trying our delicious Goji Maca Snakaroons, it is not uncommon for us to have consumers ask us about Maca.   Maca is an ancient root that has many health benefits. This Peruvian root belongs to the radish family and is grown in the high plateaus of the Andes mountains. It has been used for over 3000 years and has been coined the “Peruvian ginseng.”

Here are some of the reported health benefits of Maca:

  • Vitamins: The root provides high levels of vitamins B , C, and E. It is rich in calcium, zinc, iron, magnesium, phosphorous and amino acids.
  • Sexual function: Maca is widely used to increase sexual functioning for men and women. It increases your libido and promotes endurance. It helps women’s sexual health by balancing hormones and increases fertility .
  • Women’s health and mood: Maca supports the relief of menstrual issues and menopause. It reduces cramps, body pain, hot flashes, anxiety, mood swings, and depression. But warning: If you are pregnant or lactating you should avoid Maca.
  • Energy: Maca increases energy. Within days of using Maca your energy level may increase. It is also known for increasing stamina. Many athletes take Maca for to enhance their performance. If you find yourself tired most of the time, experiment with Maca to see if it helps. Just a small amount could be exactly what you need for a boost!
  • General health: Maca helps your overall health in a number of ways. It supplies iron and helps restore red blood cells.  Maca keeps your bones and teeth healthy and allows you to heal from wounds more quickly. When combined with a good exercise regime you will notice an increase in muscle mass.
  • Skin: Maca is good for their skin.  Many people report that it can clearing acne and blemishes and decrease skin sensitivity.
  • Mood balance:  Maca is reported to reduce symptoms associated with mental health conditions such as anxiety, stress, depression or mood swings. Some have reported an increase in mental energy and focus.

Not only do Laughing Giraffe Organics Goji Maca Snakaroons taste amazing but they are truly good for you!  Yum!

 

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.