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My Journey To Discovering A Healthier Sweetener Alternative

My Journey To Discovering A Healthier Sweetener Alternative

My sister and I had been out shopping together when I found a bag of date sugar. It wasn’t something I was too familiar with but from childhood, we’d always enjoyed dates as a regular part of our diet. Thinking that perhaps date sugar might provide a way back to healthy sweet treats - I bought a bag and asked Tas to create something delicious for me. She accepted that challenge and this is the story of how LIVA was born.

Managing blood sugar levels: Why Is Glycemic Load Important?

Managing blood sugar levels: Why Is Glycemic Load Important?

If you or someone you love lives with the challenge of managing glycemic load you know that maintaining a healthy diet can be daunting.  We’re not going to pretend to provide sweeping advice about meeting this challenge. What we can do is tell you a few things we’ve learned about glycemic load and glycemic index and how LIVA date sugar can help sweeten your life.

Why To Get Your Kids Started With Date Sugar

Why To Get Your Kids Started With Date Sugar

We want our kids to form a healthy relationship with eating, which means not depriving them of foods but rather teaching them healthy alternatives and moderation. We really need to make sure we aren’t loading them up with a sugar rush that brings them back 30 minutes later still declaring their hunger, and here's how.

5 Surprising Reasons You Should Be Using Date Sugar

5 Surprising Reasons You Should Be Using Date Sugar

When you consider that the average person consumes about 100 pounds of sugar every year you can begin to understand that there’s a problem here. What can you do to keep the sweetness in your life while making sensible choices to increase your enjoyment of living? Well, one way is to introduce LIVA raw organic date sugar to your everyday routine, and here’s why.