Nature in itself is a huge inspiration to go green, from taking a hike around Gatineau Park to a less intense stroll around the lovely Confederation Park Ottawa; nature gives us a million reasons to preserve it. Starting off by supporting local businesses committed to crafting the most wholesome and ethical products is a good start. Restaurants like The Red Apron Ottawa and stores like Lush han[...]
 
 
 
 
Earth Hour 2012 reached over 7,000 cities and towns in a record 152 countries and territories across the globe. At 8:30 p.m. on March 23rd, 2013, cities across the world will once again turn off their lights for one hour, sending a powerful global message that it is possible to take action on climate change. St-Laurent Centre continues to support Earth Hour and will be turning off all signage a[...]
 
 
 
It's hard not to be blown away when you walk into a Lush store. From the vibrant colours of the product to the mixture of sweet and other nature-inspired scents, Lush really knows how to make a first impression. Their products aren't just made to look good in your bathroom though. The company makes it their mission to ensure quality of ingredients and craftsmanship, whether it's a shampoo, bat[...]
 
 
 
Do you ever wonder how beauty products are made or where the ingredients are sourced? What we love about The Body Shop is that they’re sharing a lot of information about how their ingredients get into their products. For a long time they’ve been known for creating their products from ingredients grown in ethical circumstances - but now they’ve taken their mission to a whole other level. We wanted[...]