The Healthy Shopper Picks for Fall 2013

When making the change over to Eco friendly and Organic options I have adopted a gradual approach. It’s the easiest way to discover what products work well and fit seamlessly into our lifestyle. Not only that I have to be very conscious of how much I spend on products so by gradually introducing them I … Read more The Healthy Shopper Picks for Fall 2013

A Poem for a Toxin-Free Generation by Shane Koyczan

Many of us remember the amazing poem by Shane Koyczan that was shared during the 2012 Vancouver Winter Olympics. If not I’ll wait while you Google. His inspiring poem spoke to me and I felt it really encompassed what it means to be Canadian. Well, he’s back!! I am thrilled to let you know of his latest inspired rhythmic literary work … Read more A Poem for a Toxin-Free Generation by Shane Koyczan

5 Spring Cleaning Tips and Tricks

Want to know which home-made cleaning products and organizing tricks really work? Here are 5 that I am using this spring to clean my home for the season ahead. Toilet Paper Rolls for cord organization. I seriously love this one. I am kicking myself for not trying it sooner. Green Oven Cleaner – 5 tbsp … Read more 5 Spring Cleaning Tips and Tricks

Silk Soy and Almond Beverages for a Greener Canada

When my oldest daughter began to have issues with Milk products one of the first products we looked to as a replacement was Silk Soy and Almond beverages. Made from North American sourced ingredients, the Soy beverage provides key nutrients like Calcium, Iron and vitamin D. Not only had that, but I recently learnt that … Read more Silk Soy and Almond Beverages for a Greener Canada

The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

Next weekend the kids and I will be participating in our first ever Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup. This event, sponsored by WWF Canada and the Vancouver Aquarium, takes place across the country from September 17 – 25.  The Cleanup is designed to promote understanding and education about shoreline litter issues by encouraging Canadians to rehabilitate shoreline areas through cleanups. … Read more The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup