Everyone’s drinking it, many are making it themselves and in 2018 it has well and truly become a drink of mainstream choice with rows of bottles available in every supermarket fridge as well as the specialty and health stores of old. Here’s why: Tangy, fermented kombucha is packed with beneficial probiotics and acids. It also… Read More The Benefits of Kombucha
Maca & Cacao ‘Nice’ Cream Serves: 1 Ingredients: • 4 Frozen Bananas (chopped) • 1 Tbsp Seleno Health Maca powder • ½ tsp salt • 1/2 Tbsp coconut oil (melted) • 2 Tbsp cacao powder • 1 Tbsp hazelnut milk Instructions: 1. Blend the bananas, maca and salt in a food processor until smooth and… Read More Get the Recipe: Maca and Cacao ‘Nice’ Cream Wise Cicada Style
With the weather packing in, we’re spending more time indoors with others and so we’ll be exposed to more bugs. Ensure you boost your immune system so you can give your body the best chance to ward off the barrage of bugs. Here are a few tips from our Naturopath Olive Leaf This extract of… Read More Top Tips from Our Naturopath Christabel – Immunity Boosting
Practitioners Wanted Wise Cicada Clinic is seeking new practitioners/therapists interested in renting clinic space. We have a large, spacious room situated in the heart of Wise Cicada, a buzzing eco-friendly organic grocery store and organic plant-based cafe in Newmarket, Auckland. www.wisecicada.co.nz For full information – or to arrange a room viewing. Please contact Christabel on… Read More Practitioners Wanted for Wise Cicada Clinic – Be a Part of Our Buzzing Health Conscious Space
Our head chef has been hard at work developing new health conscious dishes to keep you warmed, nourished and energised throughout the coming winter months. So come on in to try something new. We want your feedback. All offerings are certified organic, plant-based, gluten free, refined sugar free and wholefood based of course! Pic: NEW!… Read More New Winter Menu Launch – Be the First to Try Our New Dishes!
Salted Caramel Maca Slice Ingredients: BASE: 100 (3/4 cup) raw almonds 4 Tbsp raw cacao powder 3 Medjool dates, pitted and soaked for 15 mins in 125mls (1/2 cup) recently boiled water 1/2 tsp vanilla powder FILLING: 150g (1 cup) raw cashews, soaked for a couple of hours or overnight, then drained 5 Medjool dates,… Read More Get the Recipe: Salted Caramel Maca Slice
We know that sometimes finding a park at Wise Cicada can be difficult, especially on a busy day. So we are pleased to be able to make it a little easier for you as of Saturday 12 May 2018: – Just pull into the Wilson car park adjacent to Wise Cicada on Saturdays or Sundays… Read More One Hour Free Weekend Parking @ Wilson Car Park When You Spend $10 or More @ Wise Cicada
Looking to decrease the toxic, harmful and disruptive chemicals your body is exposed to during daily life? A perfume ‘switch’ is a great start! In modern times your scent or perfume has become an industrial, virtually plant-free enterprise far removed from the ‘floral’ and ‘woody’ (natural) notes and chords used to describe their aromas. Instead,… Read More Looking to decrease your exposure to toxic, harmful and disruptive chemicals? A perfume switch is a great start.
Why You Should Only Consume Cooked or Gelatinised Maca… Maca is a carbohydrate-rich root vegetable with a high starch content. In some ways this makes it similar to a potato. In Peru maca bulbs or tubers are traditionally cooked (not eaten raw) the maca is either boiled in a soup or grated into fine pieces… Read More You Should Only Consume Cooked Maca – Here’s Why
Barb – ‘I enjoy being a naturopathic consultant at Wise Cicada as I have the pleasure to meet such a wide selection of wonderful customers.’ Shaz – ‘I love the community at Wise Cicada and being surrounded by the amazing range of natural products.’ Konark – ‘I come from an Indian state where most of… Read More Get to Know Our Wise Cicada Whanau …