wellness-blog

  • If you’re looking to adopt more planet-friendly practices in your home, the next area to tackle might just be your refrigerator. 

    Food waste is a tremendous and growing problem in Canada and around the world. Each year, 396 kilograms of food are thrown away per person in Canada, and that number is only growing.

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  •   Swerve is a natural, zero calorie sweetener made from a blend of erythritol and oligsaccharides. That's a mouthful. What does that mean? It means that if you're baking or cooking and looking to use less sugar, you can substitute it with  Swerve. Period. Looking to avoid artificial sweeteners? Us too. Trying to cut calories and reach your health goals? Swerve can help. Going keto and don't care much about calories, but don't want to even think about  carbs? No carbs here. Diabetic and looking to avoid blood sugar spikes? Swerve doesn't cause them. In short, Swerve is the Everyone Friendly Sweetener because we're here for your...

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  • Has your snack game been a little ho-hum lately? It can be easy to fall into a snack rut, eating the same unsatisfying foods week after week. 

    However, there is no reason snack time can’t be full of variety, fun, and nutrition. If you’re searching for some new snack ideas the whole family will enjoy, we’re here to help. These are some of our favorite healthy, natural snack choices.

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  • If you’re committing to a ketogenic diet this year, congratulations! Keto can be a great tool to help you work toward your health goals and keep your body at its best. Here are some of our favourite natural foods that also happen to be keto.

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  •   If you’ve committed to going keto this year, you are likely more than prepared to drastically change your way of eating. But an unexpected challenge for many keto eaters is finding recipes that others in your household will enjoy. Luckily, it’s not as tough as you might expect. From breakfast to appetizers, here are some of our best meal ideas that are guaranteed to please everyone in your family.   Frittata Eggs are a ketogenic diet’s best friend, and you can’t go wrong with a tasty frittata. They’re so simple to make, and the variations are endless. Try different...

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  • BY: AMY WILSON Adjusting to the “new norm” of COVID-19 has led to a drastic increase in hygiene practices. To protect our health, businesses and organizations are following protocols and adhering to recommendations made for our safety. Unfortunately, a lot of these hygiene practices include harsh disinfectants and chemicals that kill off our natural microflora. While we still learn about this emerging new disease, it is definitely important that we take all measures to protect ourselves and others. However, to keep ourselves safe, it is also vitally important that we keep our immune system strong. In order to do this,...

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