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11 Waste-Free and Green Holiday Season Ideas

Most people probably do not realize the amount of waste associated with the holidays or any sort of celebration for that matter. However, there are many simple, easy and effective ways in which we can all reduce our waste and still have a great celebration. Over the years, I have learned how to reduce my waste, […]

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9 eco-friendly and non-toxic toddler gift ideas

I am continuously inspired by Beth from MyPlasticFreeLife and Sarah from MadeinUSAChallenge. Therefore, this holiday season, we tried really hard to purchase American and Canadian made, and plastic-free gifts for little E. I am not going to lie, it was so much harder than I anticipated. And, all I could think while looking at gifts was […]

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Chocolate almond bark

I am such a sucker for some good chocolate, but have you seen the price tag attached to organic vegan dark chocolate? When I began venturing into the raw lifestyle, I discovered how easy, healthy and delicious homemade chocolate actually is. I have made homemade chocolate more times than I can count over the last 2 […]

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Holiday tree roots and all

Wordless Wednesday, a simple post which features a photo to convey a message that speaks for itself without using words; well not a lot of words! J.P surprised me with purchasing a holiday tree in a pot with all it’s roots. Once Spring arrives we will plant it, and hopefully next year, dig it up […]

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5 Ideas on How to Ditch the Halloween Candy

All the little ghosts and goblins have made it home safe and sound from a night on the town with their reusable bags filled with sugary sweets. Many parents don’t want to deprive their kids the experience of Halloween, but at the same time, don’t want them to fill their tummy’s with all that sugar. […]

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Earth Year

Photo Credit gideon_wright/Flickr Earth Day is the day we celebrate the earth. Last week-end, people from all over the world came together to plant trees, pledge to compost and/or recycle more, remember their reusable mugs and bags. It seems to me that people sometimes forget that the earth needs some love the other 364 days […]

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Earth Day- Just Another Day

Today is the day we celebrate Mother Earth and all her wonders. For me, however, I will be out treating today just like any other day. However, Skype invited me, and 3 other environmentalists, entrepreneurs, advocates and eco-enthusiasts to participate in a group video call to discuss the state of our planet and what the average […]

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Green Cauliflower Mash

St-Patricks day is one of my all-time favorite days to celebrate. My grand-father literally got off a boat from Ireland and ended up in Canada. Growing up I remember how important it was for him to celebrate in style with his shillelagh in one hand and a beer in the other. I guess deep down […]

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Strong. Tough. Dirty. And still beautiful.

Today is International Women’s Day. A time to celebrate all the wonderful and inspirational women in our lives. We celebrate our diversity. We celebrate our accomplishments. We celebrate our beauty. We celebrate our friendships. We celebrate each other. MissRepresentation.org is a call-to-action campaign that seeks to empower women and girls to challenge limiting labels in […]

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The Green Natural Valentine

Simple – that is really how I try to live, especially when it comes to different holidays. I don’t like to give into the mainstream celebrating and commercialism that surrounds them. Valentine’s day is really no different. All I have seen lately are red and pink colored chocolate boxes and stuffed animals in store windows […]

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