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An Anti-Inflammatory Elixir to Drink Every Morning

It is highly recommended to start your day with lemon and water on an empty stomach upon rising to improve digestion, liver function and to enjoy its wonderful anti-inflammatory properties. Here’s more on why you should start your day with lemon and water. During a Reboot we suggest that you start your day with lemon and ginger so here is a spin in this old favorite which adds more punch. Turmeric and limes will also increase the wonderful anti-inflammatory, liver and digestive benefits. Enjoy!

Ingredients

  • 2 cups (500 ml) warm/hot water
  • 1-2 tsp honey
  • 1 lemon, juiced
  • 1 lime, juiced
  • 1 in (2.5 cm) piece of fresh turmeric, sliced or grated
  • 1 in (2.5 cm) piece of fresh ginger, sliced or grated

Directions

  1. Boil the water.
  2. Pour into a cup or 2 as much room temperature water and boiled water to your desired temperature to make up 2 cups. (Some people prefer hot while others prefer warm).
  3. Mix in the lemon and lime juice with the sliced or grated ginger and turmeric.
  4. Let it steep for 5-10mins then Enjoy! You can let this sit over night to get even more out of the ginger and turmeric.

Servings: 2

Serving Size: 8 oz (250 ml)