The coconut is an amazing fruit. Here in Hawaii, we're surrounded by coconut palms baring an abundance of this tropical icon. So instead of reaching for the can to complete a smoothie, we took up the opportunity to give it a go ourselves. The result was delicious to say the least. It's by far become our favorite dairy alternative. Sure, it's a little more involved than turning the crank on a can opener, but we're... More
When it comes to protecting our beaches and oceans, a clean beach is a great place to start. There's nothing more appalling than the sight of a dirty beach littered with trash and waste. This is not just happening across Hawaii's most beautiful beaches, but on nearly every coast around the globe.
The ocean provides us with the essential basic elements of life our world. It not only produces half of the oxygen in the air... More
Brandon Campbell to some, Laserwolf to most, and one of the latest additions to our crew of Tambor Ambassadors. Based on the North Shore of Oahu, this Florida native has happily settled into the 7-mile miracle, camera in hand. A challenging element, he's particularly great at shooting in the water, with a few mag covers to prove it. He and his wife Alex, their daughter Bali, and their bulldog Bruce are some of... More
Delicious recipes don't have to be complicated. Cashew milk is creamy, nutritious, and so easy to make. Unlike other nut milks, cashew milk doesn't need to be strained. This Raw Cashew Milk Recipe is complete in 3 simple steps: soak, blend, enjoy.
While many cashews farmed for commerce nowadays come from Africa and India, the cashew tree is native to tropical regions of Northeastern Brazil, just like our açaí. Cashew nuts are actually seeds that adhere... More
If you've never made an açaí bowl before or are simply browsing for a good one all around, you're in the right place. When it comes to a Classic Homemade Acai Bowl the possibilities are endless, though it's good to first learn the essential elements. Dan's Original Breakfast Bowl recipe is our founder Daniel's take on a traditional açaí bowl from the heart of Rio. If you're new to the açaí lifestyle, welcome! This is... More
If you love this earth, you probably know that recycling is a great practice. But do you know why it is? Recent studies show that the average American generates over 5lbs. of trash every day. That's collectively enough to fill a large sports stadium to the brim, twice, every day. Crazy, right? Here's a few more recycling statistics we've uncovered:
- The EPA [ United States Environmental Protection Agency ] estimates that 75% of... More
Getting your kids eat all the natural nutrition their bodies need to grow can be challenging. It can be hard to get them to eat their veggies and greens for the pure fact that they're, well, green. Purple on the other hand is a little easier to convince them of. Good nutritious foods don't have to be intimidating, they just sometimes need to be reinvented in the way they're presented. So instead of eating your... More
HAPPY NEW YEAR! Now is the perfect time to get into a new routine, especially when it comes to good healthy practices. Living a life in rhythm requires a balance of elements that makes us feel our best. Eating nourishing foods, being active, and even inspired hang outs with friends all play a role in our happiness and wellbeing. Here's 5 ways to have an active and healthy 2016.
LEARN A NEW RECIPE EVERY WEEK
On Maui, everyone knows Choice Health Bar is a must stop. They have a saying, "we're so green we're purple!", and we can definitely relate. Located on the West side of Maui in the buzzing town of Lahaina, they're open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. If you're a fan of vegan and vegetarian food, or want to introduce someone to this style of menu in a delicious way, Choice is a go to. Their menu... More
Being based in Hawaii, we don't see much snow [ besides the occasional exception of Mauna Kea on the Big Island ]. Since the weather in the Tropics doesn't reflect much change during seasons here, we're finding other delicious ways to get in the Holiday spirit. Today we've put together this simple recipe, 5 Ingredient Raw Coconut Snowballs. If you're like us, shredded coconut and coconut chips are a slight addiction and we love adding... More