Brewed with love

The brewing process of Flourish (Original and Junior) creates an environment that promotes the growth of beneficial bacteria. Bacterial growth is influenced by several key factors including time, temperature, and food source.    Each small batch of Flourish is mixed manually and patiently waited upon. During the growth phase, the bacteria produce a preferred environment.  Time…

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probiotics diverse microbiome

The innate, also known as non-specific, immune system is the first line of defense against pathogens and works in a couple of general ways. Physical Barrier The top layer of all skin, both on the outside of the body and the lining of the gastrointestinal tract, is lined with a special type of cell called…

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Flourish living probiotics partner with us

Do you remember the first time you heard the word probiotics? Yeah, neither do I! But you would soon find out that probiotics are microorganisms that are beneficial for your gut and overall health and you’ve now added those friendly little bugs to your routine. You may have even started with a quick Google search…

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flourish probiotics made to move

Exercise: For Humans and Bacteria Alike  Everyone knows that exercise is good for us. And many of us know that a diverse, healthy bacterial population is good for us. But did you know that exercise may also have a beneficial effect on our friendly hitch hikers, too?   Background  I come from a fitness background and…

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Resilient Probiotic

Your body is an amazing collection of cells which make up the muscles, bones, organs, and nerves that make you, YOU.   These systems work together to create movement, emotion, and thoughts to create the experiences you call life. At least, that’s what we used to think.   Turns out, that’s only 10% of the story.  For…

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pickled fermented foods healthy digestion

Beneficial bacteria have been a major part of cultures since the beginning of time. Ancient cultures have used the mysterious process of fermentation for food preservation and for medicinal purposes.   The use of fermentation has been used for millennia to preserve food and beverages from spoiling.   Not only was fermentation used as a form of…

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pregnant mom fruit digestion gut health probiotics

Babies. They are the cutest! With their little toes, chubby cheeks, perfect hands, and soft skin – it’s enough to make any mom or dad swoon. I think the reason we like babies so much is because they are so full of potential. Watching life unfold before the eyes of a child is a reminder…

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