Friday, June 20, 2014

Homemade Body Butter Recipe

Homemade Body Butter Recipe

Ingredients:

• 12 Tablespoons (or 6 oz.) of Organic, Raw, Virgin Coconut Oil 
•  4 Tablespoons (or 2 oz.) of  Organic, Raw Cocoa Butter

Directions:

In a small pot over low heat, melt 12 tablespoons of organic, raw, virgin coconut oil . Add and melt 4 tablespoons of organic, raw cocoa butter. Once oils are melted (do NOT boil), immediately remove from heat, then pour mixture in to bigger bowl and refrigerate. Once your mixture starts to look opaque, take out and mix with mixer until creamy. Once it is creamy put it back in the fridge for about 5 minutes and whip again. Once it starts to look extra creamy, you know you have it.  If it doesn’t, put it back in the fridge for a few more minutes and whip again, repeat again if needed. Spoon it into glass jar or plastic container and make sure to put lid on tight and store in a cool location.

Homemade Sunburn Oat Paste Recipe

Homemade Sunburn Oat Paste Recipe 

Ingredients: 

• 1/3 Cup of raw, organic fresh rolled oats 
• 1 Teaspoon raw, organic honey 
• 1 Teaspoon of pure, hand-filleted Premier Research AloePro
• 1 Teaspoon of Water (Spring or Filtered if wanted)

Directions: 

Take 1/3 cup of raw, organic fresh rolled oats and grind in a food processor until has a powdery consistency. Add 1 teaspoon raw, organic honey, 1 teaspoon of pure, hand-filleted Premier Research AloePro  and 1 teaspoons of water then stir until the mixture is thick (if too thick, add a little more water). Let sit for about 15 minutes and then apply  to damaged skin, do not to rub in the oatmeal paste, because it can also be used as an exfoliant and remove damaged skin before it is ready. Leave oatmeal on the skin until desired level of relief is obtained, and rinse off with cool water. Reapply if needed, do not reuse the oat paste make fresh if needed.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Natural Zing and Superfoods on Main: Help Wanted



Growing Raw Food Business Has Several Openings
Natural Zing is growing and we are seeking individuals that want to grow with us.  We are looking for individuals who have a passion for natural foods as well as have a passion for completing their assignments correctly and quickly.  We are busy and we are looking for individuals who want to work and want to help us grow by spearheading projects for improvement.  


Natural Zing is the leader in raw vegan food distribution.  We've been in business since 2003 have experienced steady growth.  Natural Zing's owners are still the founders of the organization with all the passion that started us along this path.  


Natural Zing's purpose is to provide health seekers with products that feed the mind, body and spirit.  Our mission is to provide the best food and products for the body and the earth. 

The mission of the Natural Zing team is to support the transitional needs of the public in their search for health, by providing quality customer service through phone, email, personal contact, literature, web site content, clear transaction information (sales receipts), accurate order processing and accurate shipping.  Each person is in a different state of transition, therefore this sometimes requires meeting the customized needs of our customers (i.e. special requests).  

To grow Natural Zing so that we can reach more health seekers by operating efficiently, reducing waste, sharing creative ideas for expansion, efficiency, and improved organization.  

To support our Natural Zing team by checking each others work, by sharing ways to improve the customer experience and/or efficiency of the business operations, by treating each other with respect, by asking for help when needed, and by creating an environment where everyone can grow and find bliss.


If you would like to join our team please review and respond to the positions listed below.
 
 
Raw Food Kitchen Food Prep and Packager PT
Superfoods on Main is seeking an individual to work in our packaging kitchen and assists our cafe staff. Superfoods on Main is a vegetarian cafe and a natural foods store located in the historic district of Mount Airy Maryland, specializing in superfoods such as goji berries, chia seeds, plant-based protein powders and much more. www.Superfoodsonmain.com. This could be a PT opportunity for the right person(s). Position involves packaging and preparing raw food for retail sales. Location is in Mount Airy Maryland. Natural Zing is doing the recruiting for this position. This position will also work in vegetarian cafe twice a week as back up lunch shift help. This position does require lifting 50 lb boxes and bags of bulk foods. Please send inquiry (i.e. email/resume)helen@naturalzing.com.

•    Rate: $8 to $10/hr
•    Hours of operation: 9am to 6pm



Shipping Supervisor FT / PT
Natural Zing is seeking a detailed individual who is good at math, computers and is organized.  May have to lift 60 lbs from time to time.  Email resume to Helen@naturalzing.com 
  • Rate: $10 to $14/hr
  • Located in Mount Airy, Maryland
  • Hours of operation: M-F 9am to 6pm

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Refreshing Pukka Summertime Tea


Refreshing Pukka Summertime Tea
Ingredients
• 8 cups boiling water
• 5 Pukka Gorgeous Grey Tea Bags (or experiment with any of Pukka 30+ Tea varieties)
• 1 Fresh Squeezed Orange
• Rind of 1 orange
• Ice cubes
• Orange wedges for garnish (or lavender if you’ve got it)
• To sweeten add a spoon of raw, organic honey or a few drops of Omica Sweet Blossom Stevia.

Method
1. Boil the water and pour into a large heat proof bowl.
Add the Gorgeous Grey tea bags and orange rind and steep for 5-6 minutes. TIP: Stir, to get things moving and infusing.
2. Remove tea bags and orange rind and pour into a large pitcher. Stir in the orange juice. Leave to cool.
3. To serve, half fill glasses with ice and add garnish of orange wedges and/or lavender. If wanted add honey or stevia to taste.