Golden Poppy Blog
Friday, March 20, 2015 12:17:42 PM America/Denver
Monday, March 2, 2015 2:18:59 PM America/Denver
The first thing that may come to mind when you hear the word chia is “chia pet”, the 1970’s terracotta clay animal with sprouting green fur growing out the top. Today, from the same plant, chia seeds are consumed for their nutritional value. They are the tiny little black seeds that seem to be in anything claimed as “healthy”; with their many known benefits, chia seeds are well worth adding into your diet.Read More
Saturday, February 14, 2015 2:27:19 PM America/Denver
You probably already know that you don't want chemicals in your body. From causing hormone disruptions, to ADD, to cancer, chemicals wreak havoc on your health.Read More
So in your quest to avoid chemicals in your life, did you stop to think about what's going on your body?
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 6:20:35 PM America/Denver
Healing with plants is part of our ancient heritage. All over the world there have been healing systems based on the wisdom of medicinal plants. Before it was forcefully repressed, native indigenous cultures maintained a deep- rooted relationship with healing plants for centuries. In many ways it seems as though we are being called now to recognize the importance of this primal knowledge, our relationship to the Earth, and to learn how the plants around us can aid us in healing once again.Read More
Sunday, February 1, 2015 10:25:22 AM America/Denver
This common house-hold food and livestock feed is also one our favorite herbal remedies.
Good for everything from skin irritations to anxiety, find out what else this amazing and under-utilized herb is good for.Read More
Sunday, February 1, 2015 8:10:20 AM America/Denver
Colossal news! Pretty soon you'll be able to stream some of the country's most popular in-home workouts from anywhere!Read More
Thursday, January 22, 2015 6:47:22 AM America/Denver
Everywhere you turn there is a new diet to follow, the "best' diet for weight loss and health, the "One" that is the way to go. It gets confusing to say the least, which one is the "One" diet to follow?
The truth is, there isn't just "One", there are many, and that's becuase there are many different people out there in the world who do well on different types of diets.
So instead of thinking there is one diet out there for you, perhaps it's time to change the way you think about how you eat.Read More
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 8:30:50 AM America/Denver
One of the unfortunate facts of life is it is much easier to create and stick to a bad habit than it is to create and stick to a good one. The whys of this go back to the origins of human nature. Suffice to say that when it comes to creating healthy habits, it pays to focus on the positive.Read More
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 8:14:47 AM America/Denver
Remember when we were kids?
We thought we “rocked” all the time! We thought we were great singers, dancers, artists, or athletes. We thought we were “beautiful” and smart…and NOBODY could tell us otherwise!Read More
Sunday, January 4, 2015 8:42:13 AM America/Denver
Time to dust off those sneakers and dive in to that fitness routine so you can get back to focusing on your health.
Whether you’re following a routine for the first time (or for the first time in a long time) or just refocusing your efforts in the New Year, here are some of my favorite tips on what to keep in mind as you get started. These tips will help you stick with it when you’re feeling grumpy or tired or frustrated or hungry.Read More