RECIPE FOR WARM APPLESAUCE
2 medium apples
1/4 teaspoon dried ground ginger
1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon honey
Peel, core and dice apples. Combine apples in a small saucepan with 1/3 cup water and allow to simmer until tender and apples absorb water.
Add ghee, ginger, cinnamon and simmer for a few minutes more. Remove from stove. After mixture cools down enough to eat, add honey.
Warm applesauce with cinnamon, ginger, ghee and honey will nurture your body as the season transitions to fall.
Cooked apples are easier to digest than raw apples.
Ghee lubricates the tissues inside the body while carrying with it numerous vitamins and minerals.
Ginger helps balance all body types. Ginger aids in digestion, improves assimilation and transportation of nutrients to body tissues and helps the circulatory system.
Cinnamon helps clear the respiratory tract of any congestion and is a natural antiseptic. Its antibacterial, antiviral and antifungal properties make it an outstanding remedy for a wide range of illnesses.
Note: Buy Ceylon cinnamon, because it is real cinnamon. The kind we buy at the grocery store does not have all the medicinal qualities of Ceylon cinnamon. The following website explains the difference between grocery store cinnamon and Ceylon cinnamon.
I purchased Ceylon cinnamon on amazon.com. One pound for about $20.00. It is more expensive than grocery store cinnamon but this is the one to buy because it contains the health benefits we need.
Honey buy local, organic, raw honey. Raw honey contains natural vitamins and living enzymes that are very beneficial for us versus not raw honey which has been pasteurized leaving it void of nutrition. Raw honey is a high antioxidant, and counteracts acid indigestion, supplies energy, has exceptional nutritional value and digestive enzymes. The following is a website explaining benefits of raw honey:
Warm applesauce is a great snack for in between meals or before bed because it digests easily and won’t interfere with mealtime or bedtime.
I BEGIN NOW: TO ENJOY WARM APPLESAUCE TO HELP NURTURE MY BODY AS WE TRANSITION INTO FALL.