MNDFL Beauty is a brand discovery and shopping event featuring the most awesome Green Beauty brands that Canada has to offer, hosted by Graydon Skincare! Not just a shopping event, this is a truly unique opportunity to meet brand founders in person, and ask them your burning skincare questions! This year there will be over… Read More »
Last week I had the opportunity to lead a soapmaking workshop with a small group of youth from the Sackville Community Garden. Using organic sunflower oil and dried calendula (a type of marigold with excellent skin soothing properties) from their garden we made a small batch of a lovely mild soap. This was a first… Read More »
Anointment‘s Rose Toner, Herbal Clay Cleanser and Soothing Skin Ointment were featured in The Coast’s Summer Shopping Guide in Halifax, NS. Also super popular this summer: Lime and Seaweed Soaps. Find them at your local retailer or order online.
For the last few years my brother has been tapping his trees, collecting sap and making maple syrup in small quantities (2-3 litres) for our own use. This year we were so excited to collect our own sap from four very large and mature maple trees in our own backyard. On a good day these… Read More »
Adapted from Soulemama‘s “…Friday ritual. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember.” Rather than capture a “moment”, I feel inspired to capture the small details around me, to remind me to stop and smell the… Read More »
This recipe is adapted from Vegan Cupcakes Take Over the Worldby Isa Chandra Moskowitz and Terry Hope Romero. The (cinnamon icing) is in brackets because I almost never frost them – they are almost over the top without it! Makes 12 cupcakes. Mix in advance: 2 3/4 c. rice flour 1 1/4 c. potato starch… Read More »