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Is your food healthy for the earth?

Keeping the earth happy and healthy is just as important as keeping ourselves in great health. Everything we do, from the food we eat to the clothes we wear, has an impact on our planet. That’s why it’s important to make environmentally conscious decisions that will not only benefit our [...]

April 20th, 2022|

Focusing on zinc for fertility

If you're someone who's always wanted children, and the time is starting to feel right, you may have fertility on the brain. But what does healthy fertility look like? It involves many variables and there are certain lifestyle choices that can help increase your chances of conceiving. Some of these [...]

April 4th, 2022|

A deep dive into your gut microbiome

Trusting your gut comes in handy for more than just listening to your intuition. This phrase also rings true for your overall wellbeing. And that’s because your gut has the ability to impact your whole body. From digesting food to impacting your immunity and cognitive health, your gut has a [...]

March 22nd, 2022|

Matters of the heart – Understanding heart health

Your heart beats around 2.5 billion times over the average lifespan, pumping blood and transporting oxygen throughout your body. Its responsibilities are far-reaching, so making sure it's in great shape is an essential part of your overall wellbeing. Why is maintaining a healthy heart important? Whether it's your desires or [...]

February 14th, 2022|

Are you metabolically healthy?

When someone says, "Wow! You must have a fast metabolism!", they are likely referring to the ability to keep weight gain at bay. But, the truth is, metabolism impacts much more than weight. Metabolic health is the foundation of your overall wellbeing and includes all the chemical processes that keep [...]

January 12th, 2022|

Culprits in collagen loss + 3 natural ways to support collagen production

Starting in our mid-20s, we begin to produce 1% less collagen every year. The decrease in collagen production occurs for many reasons - some of which are beyond our control, while others are lifestyle-dependent. Understanding why collagen breaks down and what you can do to support your body's natural ability [...]

December 11th, 2021|

Tanya’s Tips for Homegrown Winter Microgreens

It was the summer before the pandemic. My husband painstakingly built my greenhouse with the help of neighbours and then needed the rest of the summer to recuperate (ha!). The seedlings I had sowed with anticipation in wide baking pans under cozy armchairs indoors moved to their new home in [...]

November 24th, 2021|