The Universe Has My Back

The Universe Has My Back

Running a small business in Asheville while raising a family, being a loving partner and working as a lactation specialist has its challenges. Yet, each challenge that has presented itself to me in these early days of 2022 has also led me to a message. “The Universe...
Our Mango Habanero is Officially Award Winning

Our Mango Habanero is Officially Award Winning

We are bee-yond thrilled to share that our Mango Habanero, our summer seasonal flavor, won 3rd place in the International Flavor Awards for Specialty Drinks! Wow!  What Are The Flave Awards All About?  The International Flavor Awards, LLC or simply “The Flave Awards”...
How Gratitude Can Change Your Life

How Gratitude Can Change Your Life

Gratitude literally changes the neural structure of your brain! 

This isn’t just in our heads. This isn’t about being a chronically optimistic person. Practicing gratitude has neurological effects on our bodies, among many other positive influences, including:

What is Full Spectrum Hemp + Why Do People Love It?

What is Full Spectrum Hemp + Why Do People Love It?

What is CBD and Hemp Extract? CBD is one of over 100 compounds found in the cannabis family that belong to a class of molecules called cannabinoids. Of these cannabinoids, CBD (cannabidiol) and THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) are typically present in the highest...
Good Vibrations

Good Vibrations

Our thoughts and words can have a profound affect not only on our health, but the health of our community and our planet. “You are what you eat”… this phrase coined by Nutritionist Victor Lindlahr, that I remember my mother saying, turned out to be true! This is why we believe that one drink can change the world here at Shanti Elixirs.

Make Your Own Bee Hotel

Make Your Own Bee Hotel

Is there a better way to celebrate Earth Day than to love all the beings that keep our ecosystem alive? This year, we are bringing all you need to know to build our own Bee Hotels!

The Best Flowers for Your Pollinator Garden

The Best Flowers for Your Pollinator Garden

You can help save the wonderful pollinators of our earth by designing your very own pollinator garden! Here are 13 flowers that we love but will also help your garden thrive and attract the bees!

A New Way To Drink Local

A New Way To Drink Local

Recently, the Charlotte, NC Culinary expert, Heidi Billotto shared her love for Jun. Heidi Billottos’s blog, Eat and Drink Local shares stories on the “all-you-want-to-know about farmers and chefs across the Carolinas”

4 Winter Mocktails to Kick off the New Year

4 Winter Mocktails to Kick off the New Year

During these cold, dark winter months, sometimes all you need is a tasty drink to sip on as you read a book by the fire or something warm to hold while you’re visiting with loved ones outside.

The Benefits of Brewing at Home

The Benefits of Brewing at Home

While buying Jun from your local breweries (like us!) is easy and fun, there’s a special joy that comes from brewing your own (and with our kits, it’s easy too!)

Is there a SCOBY Monster Living in Your Garbage Disposal?

Is there a SCOBY Monster Living in Your Garbage Disposal?

Do you suffer from an overwhelming abundance of Jun SCOBYs? Do you open your cupboard, refrigerator, or car door to find them overflowing with excess cultures? If so, don’t fret, here are 8 different ways you can put those SCOBYs to use!

Is Shanti-Jun Alcoholic?

Is Shanti-Jun Alcoholic?

We are often asked about the alcohol content of our Jun since it is made through fermentation. You may have even seen kombuchas that you have to get carded to purchase. Our Jun, however, is non-alcoholic and we’ve decided to give you all the details!

How Jun Can Boost Your Immunity

How Jun Can Boost Your Immunity

Did you know that over 70% of our immune system lives in our gut? It is crazy to think about, yet it makes a lot of sense when you begin to think about it.

Shanti on The Great Reset Podcast

Shanti on The Great Reset Podcast

On June 11th, The Great Reset podcast released their 43rd episode featuring our very own Shanti Volpe! Shanti wears many hats and is both the CEO of Shanti Elixirs and a Registered Nurse.