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Madeline Nwokeji on the importance of natural, sustainable skincare

Madeline Nwokeji on the importance of natural, sustainable skincare

Madeline Nwokeji founded Lala Skin Essentials to fill the void she was experiencing in the skincare market. She couldn’t find effective natural skincare that worked for her sensitive skin that was also affordable. She began formulating her own products, and...
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Breaking News: Whole Foods is Coming to Calgary in 2017

Here’s a newsflash for healthy eaters: Whole Foods will soon be opening two stores in the province. In the summer of 2017, Calgarians sick of their current shopping routine will now be able to shop for natural foods in one convenient location
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13 Reasons Why Coconut Oil Needs to Be a Part of Your Life

Have you jumped on the coconut oil bandwagon yet? We turned to the team at Jax Coco for a little insight on the coconut oil craze and why practically everyone has a thing for it. Here are 13 reasons to make coconut oil a daily life staple now
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6 Reasons to Splurge on Organic Food

It’s easy for the term organic to get mixed in with all the other diet and foodie fad buzzwords. It’s also easy to assume that organic is just another popular marketing ploy, like “all natural” and “eco-friendly.” Here's why we're confident that the government regulated “certified organic” label that exists here in our fine country is worth its weight in extra toonies
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Off The Eaten Track Touring A Garden Near You

We’re all about supporting local grassroots companies and organizations, especially one that gets our green thumbs up and appetites piqued. Enter Off The Eaten Track and their latest venture that explores Vancouver’s local green spots. If you’ve ever been remotely curious about urban gardening (perhaps tried your best at plotting your own planter pot this summer) or are just passionate about locally grown food, listen up
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Hot Shop: The Beehive

Calgary’s The Beehive is the city’s source for organic, all natural bath and body care products. In addition to honey and beeswax candles, the little yellow house in Kensington is home to walls of soap, massage oils and lip balm
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Must Try: Feel Good Guru

Hyper-local, super-awesome, organic, plant-powered food. Now that's a mouthful. It's also the motto behind Feel Good Guru, a newer shop on Queen West that's putting its moniker where its money is: the food
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