Who Is Allowed to Work with Ceremonial Cacao?

Who Is Allowed to Work with Ceremonial Cacao?

October 13, 2020

All our Mayan indigenous sources agree that anyone of any race or nationality who feels called to work with cacao is approved to do so, if they do it with humility and respect. And... there's more to the story.

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Ceremonial Cacao Interview with Nana Marina

Ceremonial Cacao Interview with Nana Marina

August 22, 2020

In this video interview, Tz'utujil Mayan elder and ceremonialist Nana Marina explains her perspective on sacred cacao, the way it fits into the Mayan Cosmovision, and how people can use it in modern times.

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Podcast Episodes with Soul Lift Cacao Founder Nick Meador

Podcast Episodes with Soul Lift Cacao Founder Nick Meador

July 17, 2020

Want a crash course in what ceremonial cacao is all about? Listen to one or more of these podcasts! Soul Lift Cacao founder Nick Meador has appeared on four podcasts so far in 2020. We’ll update this link with more as they appear!

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How Our Founder Turned His Life Around with Ceremonial Cacao

How Our Founder Turned His Life Around with Ceremonial Cacao

July 17, 2020

In a new article on Medium, Soul Lift Cacao founder Nick Meador tells the story of how ceremonial cacao came into his life and helped him overcome chronic illness.

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Soul Lift Cacao Statement on COVID-19

Soul Lift Cacao Statement on COVID-19

July 17, 2020

Soul Lift Cacao is focused on your health and well-being at all times. But that’s especially true during the current global health situation. The FDA has said there’s no evidence that covid-19 could be transmitted by food or beverage products.

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Alleviating Concerns About Cultural Appropriation of Cacao

Alleviating Concerns About Cultural Appropriation of Cacao

July 17, 2020

Soul Lift Cacao acknowledges the collective conversation that has arisen recently around claims of cultural appropriation of cacao and ceremonial practices connected to it.

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What is a Cacao Ceremony?

What is a Cacao Ceremony?

July 17, 2020

A cacao ceremony isn’t what most people think it is. In this video, Soul Lift Cacao founder Nick Meador first defines a “ceremony.” Then he runs through the common flow of a cacao ceremony as he leads it.

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Talking Cacao Trade Ethics with a Mayan Cacao Ally

Talking Cacao Trade Ethics with a Mayan Cacao Ally

July 09, 2020

Soul Lift Cacao founder Nick Meador talks with Enjoly Mar, an assistant and student of Mayan indigenous tribes in Guatemala.

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How to Tell if Cacao is 'Ceremonial'

How to Tell if Cacao is 'Ceremonial'

July 09, 2020

We often hear the question, "What's the difference between ceremonial cacao and what I can get at the health food store?" In this video, Soul Lift Cacao founder Nick Meador shares his best response.

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