Pumpkin Series: Pumpkin Spice Latte

‘Tis the season for the famed Pumpkin Spice Latte, made popular by Starbucks and made healthy by simply swapping some not-so-great ingredients (refined sugar, carrageenan and “natural flavors”) with healthy, nutrient-giving ones. A plethora of healthy versions abound, but this is one of our favorites, inspired by WellnessMama…thanks, Katie!! There are few things that offer […]

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Pumpkin Series: Homemade Puree

Pumpkin is like the Branch Basics of produce…so many different uses and never disappoints! With Fall in tow, we thought it’d be fun to share some of our favorite recipes featuring this versatile veggie – from savory soup to maple-sweetened muffins. And what’s so great is the immense nutrient benefits we receive when eating pumpkin-anything. […]

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Relaunch Party: A Lot to Celebrate!

It was not without a whole lot of work, perseverance, setbacks, encouragement, passion, support, time and prayer that WE DID IT!!! After twenty long months (who’s counting!?), a new formula was born against all odds. And not just a run-of-the-mill, this-will-do, hope-you-like-it formula. A kick-bottom, better-than-the-last, how-did-this-happen, this-is-IT formula!! And, on top of that, you guys stuck with […]

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Can We Finally Ditch Teflon & Its Cousins?

Can We Finally Ditch Teflon and Its Cousins Branch Basics PFAS

Non-Stick, Stain-Resistant & Water-Repellent: Chemicals of Convenience Aren’t Worth the Cost “Better things for better living — through chemistry.”  This popular DuPont slogan solicited customers  from the 1940s to the 1980s.  But today, some chemicals, such as PFASs, developed by DuPont and other companies during that era are showing how “better living” comes at a […]

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