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 …
Not only is Coriander (also known as Cilantro) a flavour-punching and delicious culinary herb, it is packed with helpful detoxification potential (especially with regards to heavy metals). Plus it has many other therapeutic values, such as calming and aiding digestion, anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial capacities and support for fat digestion and cholesterol levels. Coriander (Coriandrum sativum)… Read More Coriander: More than Just a Guacamole Ingredient…
Raw Coconut and Maca Fudge Our energising, delicious and health conscious version of a raw fudge contains no refined sugars and is gluten, dairy and egg free. Get the Recipe HERE Salted Caramel Maca Slice Simply the best, creamy, salted caramel dessert there is … with the added benefit of maca. Try it in the cafe… Read More Recipes: Maca Week @ Wise Cicada 21 – 28 April
As we know, refined sugar and simple sugars like corn syrup, honey, agave syrup and juice concentrates place stress on blood sugar control. When these high sugar foods are eaten in isolation, blood sugar levels rise quickly, producing a heightened release of insulin. Consuming high amounts of refined sugar can also have a negative effect… Read More Sugar: Pros, Cons and Comparisons