Have you been dreaming a lot more recently? Is it stealing your sleep away? When COVID-19 began to spread across the US, many people began noting that their dreaming dramatically increased. Why has it become so common to have difficulty sleeping due to dreams? Stress. Deep levels of stress, such as the dramatic increase in … Read more Why Am I Dreaming More?
With the arrival of our new offering, Chica Chill, we will be using the terms, Yin and Yang more and we want to provide a little bit of an introduction of what those words means. Our favorite aspect of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is its focus on supporting harmony in your body and mind. The … Read more An Intro to Yin and Yang
5 Days to an Easier Period: Day 2 First, we want to let you know that your craving for chocolate around your period is validated! Chocolate contains the mineral magnesium, a mood stabilizer, which is very helpful when you are approaching your period. While dark chocolate offers magnesium (and milk or poorly sourced chocolate likely … Read more Eat Chica: A delicious no brainer!
Let’s keep it short and sweet today. One of our most frequent requests in the past was to remove the dairy from Chica Chocolate. We listened, and we now use an Organic Coconut Cream. Not only is Chica now available to more menstruators, it’s also more delicious. Win-Win! Thank you to everyone for speaking up! (PS – … Read more How Honey Fried Licorice Root Helps Your Period – The Story of Why Chica is Not 100% Vegan
We recently read an article on the changing role of placebo in modern medicine, and it inspired us to return to the question of Chica’s impact in a placebo-controlled environment. In this letter, we address the science, history, and emotion that inform the Chica formula. Elise: Dear Sugar Pill, As we wrap up our second … Read more Love and Science