Mochi Mugi Blog

4 Ways Mochi Mugi Simplifies Life | Now Easier Than Ever!

Posted by Tomohiro Matano on Mar 7, 2017 6:52:52 PM

Easy. Yummy. Good.  

Mochi Mugi is known for it's delicious taste, it's nutritional benefits AND how easy it is! Mochi Mugi Barley truly simplifies life in the kitchen. It is just easy in so many ways

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Topics: Cooking Barley

Mochi Mugi Recipe Challenge

Posted by Tomohiro Matano on Mar 2, 2017 11:03:54 AM

Have you created something magical with your  Mochi Mugi Barley?

Mochi Mugi Barley is so nutritious, delicious and versatile. Our in-house critically acclaimed chef, Kat, loves experimenting with different recipes featuring Mochi Mugi Barley and is a tad obsessed with finding the latest and greatest to incorporate Mochi Mugi into. Kat loves how Mochi Mugi Barley lends itelf to so many recipes because the texture and flavor and ease of cooking are perfect to build into almost any recipe. She is able to infuse healthy fiber into so many dishes from breakfast, to main courses, to sides to desserts to snacks; all absolutely delicious.  Kat's amazing recipes are featured on our blog as well as our recipe guides. Kat is up for a challenger and is turning the spotlight on you!

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Topics: Barley Recipes

3 Tools to Help with Meal Prep

Posted by Tomohiro Matano on Feb 23, 2017 12:45:38 PM

Tired of storing all those take-out containers...

Do you find yourself trying to store flimsy takeout containers in the hopes of meal prep. You know the ones, they loose their shape in the dishwasher and tumble out of your cabinets when you open them and bonk you on the head. And you can never find exactly the right size. Meal prep can be so beneficial. It can be such a lifestyle boost. Helping you to organize, simplify, save time and eat healthier. But as always, it can be helpful to have the right tools. Here are a few to get you started:

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Topics: healthy eating

Boost Your Health with Home Grown Veggies 

Posted by Tomohiro Matano on Feb 13, 2017 4:59:19 PM

Good nutrition is attributed to a well balanced diet with a variety of fiber, protein, fruits and vegetables. There is no question that diets rich in vegetables are healthiest. But did you know how many benefits there are to actually growing your own vegetables?

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Topics: healthy eating

A Weight Loss Journey - The Struggle is Real

Posted by Tomohiro Matano on Feb 8, 2017 5:53:20 PM

Getting healthy, getting in shape, losing weight... all sounds so great! Motivated and excited many of us jump on the weight loss band wagon come January 2nd. You know, cause this is going to be the year! This is going to be the year my diet extends beyond January 5th. Or is it?? Before you begin any weight loss journey, begin with motivation and preparation to truly succeed.

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Topics: healthy eating

Enjoying Super Bowl Sunday without Blowing Your Diet!

Posted by Tomohiro Matano on Feb 1, 2017 4:07:14 PM

With Super Bowl Sunday being right during the height of many of us getting into the swing of our diets, it's hard not to worry about blowing it all during one Sunday evening. We all know snacking and eating comfort foods goes hand in hand with watching football especially on Super Bowl Sunday. Whether you are rooting for the Ravens or the Falcons, one thing remains the same, the food is a big part of the experience. There are a few tips you can use to fully enjoy the Super Bowl without blowing all the hard dieting work you've accomplished. 

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Topics: healthy eating

Slow Cookers - They Embody our Easy, Yummy, Good Philosophy!

Posted by Tomohiro Matano on Jan 26, 2017 1:17:40 PM

Slow Cookers can be our saviours during the busy weekdays. They make the evenings easy. You can simply Prep all your ingredients ahead of time and throw them into the slow cooker in the morning and come home to a delicious hot meal in the evening. This is the main reason that they are so useful for families going in different directions. Who doesn't want dinner warm and ready when tey are ready to eat their meal, even if it is at different times.

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Topics: healthy eating

Time Saving Kitchen Hacks!

Posted by Tomohiro Matano on Jan 18, 2017 11:01:01 AM

Life gets hectic and is difficult to juggle. We could all use some great tips and tricks to help us along the way. This is especially true in the kitchen. Our lives demand hacks. Hacks to make them more efficient and easier. Here are 6 useful ones to keep on hand:

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Resolution to "Get Healthy?" Stay on Track

Posted by Tomohiro Matano on Jan 10, 2017 12:21:33 PM

It's January 3rd and already the most well intended New Year's Resolutions have been broken. Among the many resolutions made, "getting healthy" usually tops the list. But as everyday life settles in after the holidays it is easy to fall back into old patterns and habits. If getting healthy was on the top of your list, and you've already found yourself slipping, fear not. There is still time to meet your goals. Here are 5 tips to help you along the way.

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Topics: healthy eating

Mochitsuki - A Japanese New Year's Tradition!

Posted by Tomohiro Matano on Dec 28, 2016 12:36:04 PM

 

Happy New Year!

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