Articles for the month of December

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Head to Toe Winter Salvation Part l - Sub-Zero Skincare

As is inevitable up here in the North...warm days disappear without even saying goodbye, giving way to the unavoidable fate of deep frozen days that last months without fail... It's time to call in ......
Culinarium, local foods, locavores, sustainable, field to fork

In The Spirit of Grassroots Giving...

Save Culinarium.‘Tis the season for our holiday feature… and we here  at ECG have spent much time mulling; and pontificating... collecting lists; reviewing product; inspiring around seasonal ......
je suis un bebe vert, baby clothes, organic cotton, biodegradable inks, charitable donation, oxfam Quebec, Monique Fitz Back Foundation

The Spirit of Giving, and Giving

This little independent art project caught our eye while in search of some kiddie gift options for the holidays: Montreal graphic artist and designer Marlène-b.’s Urban Kimono – baby clothes with......
HD Threshing, reclaimed barn board furniture, salvaged, sustainable

Pull Up a Chair and Save the World

Artistry for Life. Its about that time of year where we gather the collective together to celebrate the spirit of the season. Central to feasting, fun and formidable memorymaking is the ritual of comi......
Posted 2010-06-16 13:03:24
blue movement, local inspiration

Happy Blue Year!

Coming to the close of our first year here at EcocentricGuide, it only seems appropriate that we seize the opportunity to pause and reflect back on the wealth of inspiration we've received from the ho......
Posted 2010-06-15 18:23:52
simple, soap, body products, organic, fair trade, planet friendly, handmade, local

Make a Clean Start

New years are always symbolic of clean starts… fresh chi, detox-bliss... sometimes the smallest things can be life changing and at Simply, they believe that the greatest changes come from making the......
Posted 2010-06-23 13:04:26

Here's to Holiday Humanity

The holidays - what better a time to pause in retrospect and in gratitude for our blessings… to celebrate being present, alive and in the moment. Reveling in life with our loved ones.  A new d......
Posted 2010-06-15 14:00:51
out of ruins, glass art, recycled, artisan

Reclaimed Glass Genius

Holiday entertaining is upon us, and with its indulgence, bluebox real-estate is inevitably at a premium. Sure we are all getting better at the green thing, becoming more conscious of our waste and ou......
Posted 2010-08-09 13:28:19
buddhanature, local, organic, sustainable toys

Gifts of Light, Harmony, and Gratitude

No one looks forward to the holidays more than kids do…. We’ll spare you the diatribes around crossing off wishlists (and the encouragement of excess and mini-materialism...). Kids deserve to be k......
Posted 2010-06-23 13:03:24
the bone house, eco-friendly dog food, organic, local, pet boutique

'Paw'print-Friendly Eats

We pet people know that when it comes to our furry four-legged friends they are viewed as much a part of our family as the rest. And just as much as we want to live cleaner and greener life, we want t......
Posted 2010-06-23 13:05:17
yogagurl, meditation, breathing, CD

Whine Less Breathe More

Saying that life is hectic nowadays has become a near trite notion... We all hit the ground running at 150kms an hour every day: wielding the crackberry, chai-lattes in hand, juggling our ki......
Posted 2010-06-15 13:16:53
Roots Organic Clothing

The Grass is Greener at Roots.

Concern for the environment is one of the core values of Roots. Ever since Roots was established in 1973, Co-Founders Michael Budman and Don Green have demonstrated a strong commitment to sustainabili......
Posted 2010-06-23 18:33:33
Consonant Body Organic Skincare

Consonant™ Body Takes Luxury to a New Level.

Pure.  Simple.  Organic. We’re excited to tell you about Consonant™ Body Organic Skincare, a collection of supremely pure, organic body soaps, liquid body washes and body lotions.&#......