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Let’s Dive into Spring Flavors with Crunchy Hydration Om!

Hey folks, welcome to the second installment of our Sip and Savor Series! Today, we’re pairing our grapefruit and rosemary Om Crunchy with a fresh pork tenderloin, apple, cabbage, and a cucumber salad. This delicious springtime meal is fresh, herby, and packed full of nutrients. Let’s dive into the details!

Imagine this: you’ve just gotten home from the park. Your windows are open and the air is fresh and warm. You’re sipping on a Crunchy Om and searing a juicy pork tenderloin with fresh rosemary. The smell wafts through your house as you whip up a cool and crisp cucumber salad. As you sit down to eat, the zingy grapefruit in your drink complements the rosemary scent coming from the tenderloin. Spring has arrived!


Rosemary: More than just a fragrant herb, rosemary is loaded with antioxidants that aid memory and digestion.

Cabbage: This veggie is a nutritional powerhouse, supporting heart health and promoting detox.

Cucumber: Cucumbers are hydrating heroes packed with vitamins and minerals. They’ll keep you refreshed and your skin glowing.

Crunchy Hydration Om: Infused with rosemary, Vitamin D, L-Theanine and CBD, this drink is like a superhero elixir. Vitamin D boosts bone health and mood, while CBD and L-theanine promote relaxation, making every sip a moment of calm on a busy day.

So, whether you’re having a quiet night in or throwing a spring BBQ, this combo is perfect for any occasion.

serves 4
2 1-pound pork tenderloins
Spice Rub
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon black pepper
2 teaspoons paprika
2 Tablespoons of fresh rosemary- minced or 2 teaspoons dried rosemary
1 teaspoon granulated garlic
1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
1½ teaspoons coconut aminos
1 cup stock of choice (chicken, beef, vegetable)
1/2 head green cabbage, sliced
1/2 pound slab bacon, diced
1 medium local apple, thinly sliced
2 tablespoons pine nuts, to taste (toasted)
2 tablespoons blue cheese, to taste
salt + pepper to taste
Cucumber salad
1 french cucumber, thinly sliced
1/2 white onion, thinly sliced
1 TBL fresh dill- minced
1 Tsp garlic powder
1/4 cup white vinegar
salt + pepper to taste
Combine ingredients and let rest while preparing remainder of meal
Pre-heat oven to 400 degrees fahrenheit.
Heat cast iron skillet on medium high until smoking.
Dry pork tenderloin, roll in spices.
Sear on each side.
Put in oven until reaches internal temp reaches 145 degrees.
Let rest on cutting board until ready to serve.
Deglaze pan using apple cider vinegar, add demi-glace ingredients and simmer until reduces. Drizzle on top of tenderloin before serving.
While tenderloin is cooking, sautee 1/2 pound of diced bacon until crispy.
Set aside cooked bacon and add thinly sliced cabbage to pan until almost wilted. Add apple slices and sautee until soft.
Top cabbage with pine nuts, bleu cheese and salt and pepper to taste before serving.

Spring into Self-Care: 7 Essential Ways to Renew and Refresh!

As the days grow longer and nature comes alive, spring offers a perfect opportunity to prioritize self-care and renewal. Crunchy Hydration was created to enhance mindfulness through the daily act of hydration. As a new season begins, we want to encourage you to bring mindfulness to the forefront of your life. Let’s use the start of spring as a reason to refresh our routines, reset our priorities, and focus on what matters most. Here are some ways you can revive your self-care routine this spring!

Spring cleaning
Everyone can use a closet clean out every once in a while! As new plants blossom from a sleeping ecosystem, it’s time to embrace “out with the old, in with the new!” Whether it’s deep cleaning your space, donating clothes you no longer wear, or reorganizing your closet, use the start of spring as an excuse to tackle those big goals you’ve been wanting to accomplish. Clear space, clear mind 😉
Nurture relationships
Invest in your relationships with loved ones by making time for meaningful connections. Reach out to friends and family members to catch up, plan outings together, or simply enjoy quality time spent bonding over shared interests. Cultivate a sense of belonging and support by nurturing your connections with the people who matter most.
Nourish your body
Nourish your body with nutrient-rich foods and plenty of hydration. Incorporate fresh fruits, vegetables, and whole grains into your meals to support overall health and well-being. Plus, remember to stay hydrated! Dehydration can lead to fatigue, so be mindful about your hydration to keep your energy levels high throughout the day!
Prioritize rest
Make time for rest and relaxation to recharge your batteries. Create a bedtime routine that promotes quality sleep, such as dimming the lights, avoiding screens, and practicing relaxation techniques before bed. Treat yourself to a soothing bath, indulge in a good book, or simply unwind with a cup of tea.
Connect with nature
Embrace the beauty of the outdoors and reconnect with nature. Spend time in green spaces, go for walks in the park, or enjoy picnics surrounded by blooming flowers. Take in the sights, sounds, and smells of spring to nourish your soul and lift your spirits.
Reflect and renew
Take advantage of the fresh start that spring offers to reflect on your goals and intentions for the season ahead. Set aside time for journaling, visualization, or creative expression to clarify your priorities and envision your dreams coming to fruition. Embrace the spirit of renewal and welcome the opportunities for growth and transformation that spring brings.
Stabilize and detox
Our culture is obsessed with detox! From green juice to saunas, we love that clean feeling we get from purging negative elements from our body. But did you know you can detox everyday with the simple act of hydration? Crunchy’s Raspberry Stabilize has licorice and dandelion root, which promote gut health and grounding. There’s no better way to transition to the new year than with a grounded purpose. Order your Stabilize here!

This spring, prioritize your well-being and embrace self-care as a way to refresh and rejuvenate. Whether you’re nourishing your body with healthy foods, finding moments of peace in nature, or simply taking time to rest and recharge, remember to listen to your needs and honor your journey. By embracing these self-care practices, you can cultivate a sense of vitality, balance, and joy that will carry you through the season and beyond.