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2021 Xtrema® Cookware Production Update

2020 was a year that tested the resolve and fortitude of small business on a global scale.   We were all tested and knocked down, but we got back up.  At Xtrema®, we have worked tirelessly to meet the demand for our non-toxic ceramic cookware in a time where many people are staying home to cook with their families.  As a family owned and operated brand, we understand the impact that the virus has had on everyone and we sympathize immensely.  For this reason, we continue to press on in the face of adversity to increase the production of our pure...

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The Impact of Your Investment in Sustainable Cookware

In this time of reflection and looking forward to better days in the year ahead, we can’t help but feel sincere gratitude for your business and for inspiring us to work harder to achieve our mission. Because of you, in 2020 we made huge strides towards cleaner, healthier living. We feel the impact of your business daily, and for that we are humbled. Your investment in Xtrema is more than an investment in sustainable cookware - it’s about leading a healthier lifestyle; it’s about shared community values and being present with family and friends; and it’s about the purity of cooking wholesome, nutritious foods. 

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My autoimmune story and why I switched to non toxic cookware

In 2010, just a few months after my daughter was born, I was struggling with a handful of unexplained symptoms. From low energy, difficulty losing the rest of my pre pregnancy weight, joint pain, hair loss, increased sensitivity to the cold, bloating and skin irritations. Switching to non toxic cookware has been a major part of my healing journey from the perils of a diagnosis with Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis; an autoimmune disorder.

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Everything you need to know about ceramic coated cookware

Knowing what type of cookware set to purchase can be very confusing. There are so many brands that claim to be the best - the safest, most durable, best heat retention, guaranteed not to stick - the list goes on. Today, there are still a lot of questions about the dangers and durability of ceramic coated cookware. We spoke with materials experts with decades of experience in ceramics and here is what we discovered.

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How Non Toxic Cookware Can Promote Health and Beauty

In the quest for glowing health, many of us look towards diet, exercise, and topical anti-aging remedies to improve the way we look and feel. Reducing our exposure to toxins is also an equally important factor as they can play a major role in our wellness and appearance.

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Why You Should Only Be Using PFOA Free Pots and Pans

If you use nonstick pots and pans containing PFOA to cook for yourself and your family, you might be putting your health at risk without knowing it. Here’s what makes this man made chemical dangerous and why PFOA free ceramic cookware made from all-natural materials is a safer, smarter alternative to nonstick.

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Back to School in The Kitchen: Make A Family Meal with Your Kids

Family meals are an increasingly important aspect of our lives. It's a chance to step away from the hustle and bustle of work and school for some quality time with each other. Studies show that there are some tangible benefits to healthy family meals: families who cook together tend to make healthier food decisions, and there are studies indicating that spending meals with family may help kids who are struggling with behavioral disorders. In these busy times, making healthy family meals might sound like a daunting prospect. But with a little planning – and your kids’ input and assistance – it can be...

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Foods That Reduce Stress

Maybe you’ve heard that you can reduce stress by exercising regularly and getting a good night’s sleep, but did you know that you can find additional support at home in your kitchen? It’s true. In fact, you might be surprised to learn that these stress-reducing foods are recommended for a healthy diet for a variety of health problems as well as overall wellness. Consider adding these foods to your grocery list and make them a regular part of your weekly menu: Oatmeal and Whole Grains In fact, whole grain oats are some of the healthiest foods that you can eat....

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