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  • In the cleaning aisle, you’ve likely perused the natural cleaner section and considered reaching for one of the greener options on the shelf. But with so many options available, the choices can be overwhelming. We’ve put together some of our top reasons to make the switch to natural products. If you’ve ever thought about swapping out your regular cleaners for natural alternatives, here’s what you need to know.  Skip the allergens Most natural cleaning products are free of ingredients that can cause allergic reactions and skin irritation, making them a friendly option for those with sensitive skin. In particular, switching...

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  • Do you know what’s in your makeup? Most people don’t. But if you take a good look at the labels of your favourite products, you might be surprised by what you find. 

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  • At some point, I’m almost certain that we’ve all heard these terms uttered at some motivational seminar or yoga class: Work-life balance. A balanced diet. Balanced living. It seems that everyone is after some kind of balance in their life and I can’t blame them! If you count yourself among those on the hunt, you may want to consider identifying your Ayurvedic dosha and set out on your way to a healthy, balanced lifestyle.  Thousands of years before motivational seminars preached balance, Ayurveda, the ancient Hindu system of nutrition, was developed. The “science of life” focused on the two guiding...

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  • Everyone could use a few moments of relaxation in their day—especially right now. Essential oils can help. As a natural solution, many essential oils can help your body and your mind unwind—something that is more important than ever in this time of heightened stress. It’s easy to use essential oils to add calming moments to your day. To get started, choose an oil that promotes stress reduction. We recommend frankincense, lavender, bergamot or ylang ylang, but there are many more options available. Feel free to read up on the topic and try out a variety of oils until you find...

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  • These days we are inundated with mental health information and online influencers urging us to get outside and enjoy what mother nature gave us. But why? What’s actually behind the brouhaha of the benefits of getting outside?

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  • Wellness Stocking Stuffers

    We've curated a list of great stocking stuffers for anyone on the road to well-being, from wellness warriors to those who are just taking the first steps of their journey. From better-for-you sweets packing great nutritional value and less sugar than traditional chocolates, gummies and beyond, to self-care products without the harmful chemicals, there's something for everyone on the wellness journey on our list of 15 Amazing Wellness Stocking Stuffer Ideas.

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