Create a snack that will help reduce your stress! Scroll for video.

Create a snack that will help reduce your stress! Scroll for video.

Impacts of Stress on the body 

Stress can present itself many different ways in the body. From biting your finger nails to grinding your teeth, stress really does take a toll on our overall health. Stress un treated can result in issues with:

-Respiratory and cardiovascular systems.
-Central nervous and endocrine systems.
-Digestive system.
-Muscular system.
-Sexuality and reproductive system.

A key ingredient in our "stress less bar" is ashwaganda.  Medical researchers have been studying Ashwagandha for years with great interest and have completed more than 200 studies on the healing benefits of this botanical.

What does ashwaganda do? 

 -Protects the immune system.
-Helps combat the effects of stress.
-Improves learning, memory, and reaction time.
-Reduces anxiety and depression without causing drowsiness.
-Helps reduce brain-cell degeneration.
-Stabilizes blood sugar.
-Helps lower cholesterol.
-Offers anti-inflammatory benefits.
-Contains anti-malarial properties.
-Enhances sexual potency for both men and women.

 

What you'll need

Cutting board
spoon
measuring cup
measuring spoons
food processor
parchment

Combine all ingredients into food processor and pulse until mixture forms a ball.

Press mixture into 8 inch square pan. Flatten with parchment paper.coconut/chia or mulberry. Garnish with  Keeps for 1 week or a month in freezer.

ingredients 

2 cups gluten free oats
5 tablespoons chia seeds
2 1/4 cups almond butter
12 medjool dates pitted
5 tbs coconut butter
1/2 cup sunflower seeds
1/2 tsp sea salt
1 tsp cinnamon
1/2 tsp green cardamon
1/2 tsp ground ginger
3 tbs ashwaganda powder