Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Pad Thai with Green Sauce Recipe

Pad Thai with Green Sauce Recipe - this dish contains our nutty flavored pumpkin seed protein powder & protein containing spirulina powder, making it an ideal dish for after the gym or a hardcore workout. Yes, they are noodles, but they are made with the popular sea vegetable kelp & are naturally low in carbs - so you don't have to feel guilty making something that tastes delicious.

Ingredients:
• 1 package kelp noodles
• a handful of shredded carrots
• a handful of red pepper strips (we used a whole red pepper)
• a handful of baby spinach
  
For the sauce:
• 1/2 c. cold pressed olive oil 
• 3 fresh garlic cloves, minced with a ceramic knife
• 1/2 t. raw, organic cayenne pepper powder
• 2 T. Nama Shoyu
• 2 T. Coconut Aminos
• 1 T. Organic Pumpkin Seed protein powder
• 1/4 t. Himalayan Pink Crystal Salt
• 1 t. raw, organic Spirulina powder

• 1 t. raw, organic Nori flakes (garnish)
• 1/4 c. crushed, raw, organic jungle peanuts (garnish)
sprouts (optional)

Directions: Prepare first four ingredients, then prepare the sauce. Toss the ingredients with the sauce and garnish with nori flakes & jungle peanuts. Enjoy!

Monday, February 03, 2014

Brazil Nut Protein Smoothie Recipe

This creamy smoothie is perfect for a filling breakfast, and requires no prep other than freezing bananas!

Serves: 1
Ingredients:1 & ¼ cup of water
1/4 cup raw, organic brazil nut protein powder
1-2 raw, organic dates
½ Tbsp raw, organic, heirloom chia seeds
1 raw, organic vanilla bean (inside scraped)
½ banana, frozen
½ cup ice

Method:
Add water, brazil nut protein powder, dates and chia seeds to the blender. Be sure to use a high powered blender like the ones sold here at www.NaturalZing.com. Let that soak for about 10 minutes.
Add vanilla bean, banana, ice and blend.

Natural Zing is Hiring A Graphic Designer with Customer Service Skills!


Natural Zing is Hiring! Looking to work for an Eco-friendly, fun & casual company? Do you love superfoods & lead an active & healthy lifestyle? Then this just may be the position for you! Details Below:

Position: Graphic Designer with Customer Service Skills
Natural Zing is seeking a talented & creative spirit with a background in the health food industry. This individual will also be working closely with our customer base so must love to help customers via the phone, have a friendly demeanor, & patience.

Software Knowledge:
Adobe CS2, CS5, MailChimp, Facebook, Twitter, Dreamweaver, MS Word, MS Excel, Apple MAC Book, PC Windows XP, Outlook Express, Blogger

Responsibilities Include:
*Creating company's promotional materials from postcards to catalogs to coupons and mailers. Packaging skills a plus.
*Sending out weekly email newsletter blasts to retailers & wholesalers.
*Must have knowledge of printers & ideal paper options as we do print many labels in house. Technology background also a plus.
*Refreshing look and feel of packaging, labels, website, catalogs.
*Photography knowledge -- taking photos and editing/resizing for website and newsletters/print/catalogs, etc.
*Social media experience
*Office duties including taking & printing orders, addressing customer questions & emails, filing, placing office supply orders, sourcing packaging/labels for the best possible pricing.

Benefits:
*Health benefits for full time associates after a 90 day period.
*Discounts on superfoods.
*Paid time off.

Join this growing progressive business in a fun fast-paced casual environment located in Mount Airy, MD 21771. M-F 9am-6pm. Email resume to jeff@naturalzing.com & graphics@naturalzing.com. Please also include links or examples of your graphic work, writing samples or any other information you believe to be pertinent.