Introducing our Behind the Brand series! We'll be interviewing employees and customers to find out they're tips for living a healthy lifestyle.
What is your role at Health Garden USA and how long have you been working for the company?
I'm the Chief Operation Officer, I have been working at Health Garden almost one year and my role is to make sure the daily operation of the company runs smoothly.
Which of Health Garden USA products do you use the most?
I would say... Stevia , Monk fruit and Ketchup.
Do you use Health Garden USA products for cooking? What recipes have you prepared?
I use them all the time! I made pancakes and waffles using the Agave's and honey, I use Stevia and Monkfruit for my morning coffee, hot chocolate and smoothies. Ketchup is great for salty recipes and I love coconut sugar in oatmeal. In my spare time, over the weekend, I bake using the baking sweetener and confectioners sweetener.
What is the personal recommendation you would give to cut sugar?
Knowledge: Know that sugar is bad for you. It leads to obesity , causes tooth decay and is the #1 cause for diabetes.
Review your Options: Artificial Sweeteners are not an option, studies have shown that they lead to weight gain, are made with chemicals and don't promote a healthy lifestyle.
Make the Smart Decision: Health Garden sweeteners are 100% natural in all the ingredients, low glycemic and the perfect choice for healthy living .
What do you think is the biggest challenge with cutting out processed sugars?
The biggest challenge would be that there are thousands of products with added sugars, things that people usually consume and are popular, cheap and very accessible. With a little creativity Health Garden sweeteners give you the opportunity to have your cake and eat it too.