Amazing Canadian Organic Skincare Green Living Show Toronto 2017

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It’s almost time! I’m very excited that I’ll be attending the  Green Living show this weekend. Would you like me to VLOG? Please let me know in the comments! I’m very lucky to have received lovely PR samples of some amazing and incredible Organic products. I’ve decided to share these products with you because I really like them and recommend them. I will link the websites below so you can have a look.

I love all organic products especially if they are Canadian. I love to support my Canadian family. Yes we are one family and I feel we should support one another. I feel that we should always shop #MADEINCANADA first and foremost. Don’t you think?

I love natural, organic and made in Canada products that are good and safe for me and my family and here are some of my favourites:

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Bee23 Natural Company

Hotty Balms are by the lovely Bee23 Natural Company. I absolutely love the fun packaging. Super cute and very fun! The two right jars are face balms and are glass and the Honey Love Body Balm comes in a plastic jar. I love the formula of these balms! The Honey Love Body Balm is so beautiful, creamy and not greasy. It smells like bergamot and vanilla. It is really soothing and comforting. The formula is soft and solid and with the warmth of touch this lovely formula melts like butter and glides on the skin very softly and delicately. It really nourishes and softens the skin. I absolutely adore these balms and highly recommend you try them out. Especially the Honey Love! Very nice!


In creating scent blends with essential oils not only are they free of toxic chemicals but they are more fun because they work on thought and feeling. So, it is like your very own love potion! –BEE23

I love applying the Face Balm after having my shower or bath because it is really soothing, hydrating and really helps my skin feel soft, smooth and silky. The scent is natural and the formula feels very beautiful on the skin. I highly recommend Hotty Balm.  30

Bee23 Natural Company is cruelty free, all natural, cert clean and made in Canada.





Next I have The Green Beaver Company. An incredible company that is Canadian and certified cruelty free, ecocert and zero plastic.

We believe that each of us has the opportunity to create a positive impact in this world, and for us that means creating products that do not harm animals, do not harm the earth, and do not harm you. Our philosophy comes from years of research about the harmful effects that chemicals have on our bodies and on the environment, driving us to infuse all-natural goodness into everything we do. It’s more than a philosophy. It’s a promise. -The Green Beaver Company

I absolutely love the Lavender shampoo and conditioner. It foams up nicely. The formula works amazing and it cleans the hair perfectly. It smells so wonderful! Like a field of lavender. I really love using products that make me feel great and safe. No harmful chemicals!


The Day Cream is truly wonderful! It absorbs really nicely and is not greasy. It has no strong fragrance only a natural lovely scent. It feels soft on the skin and makes my skin feel hydrated and very soft. I absolutely love the Day Cream and you should definitely check it out. It works beautifully and its great for all skin types. All natural goodness!


This FROSTY MINT is an all natural toothpaste that is very refreshing! It cleans nicely and leaves my mouth feeling fresh and minty. It really helps my breath stay fresh for a long time.  I absolutely love it! No fluoride in this toothpaste and It feels amazing knowing it is also vegan and gluten free.


Overall The Green Beaver Company is wonderful! I absolutely love everything because they really work and they are all natural and cruelty free. I’m truly grateful that I had the opportunity to try their products. Everything smells so wonderful and works really well. I also love all the packaging, it is very pretty, colourful and also not harmful to the environment. It feels really amazing using products that make me feel safe and that I can trust. I highly recommend them.


Next I have Greenplex Skincare. The packaging is lovely. Smoked glass very soft and pretty. I’m a huge fan of packaging when it comes to products and this definitely gets a thumbs up from me. This is Anti-aging skincare that feels really nice and light on the skin. I’ve been using the Vitamin C moisturizing lotion and the vitamin C eye Complex and I absolutely love them! The Moisturizing Lotion has no fragrance which I like and the eye complex has a natural scent of cucumber. I love the formula and consistency of the eye complex. It’s a gel that is very soothing.  This combo really hydrates the skin and feels nourishing. I love how light the eye complex is. It’s definitely a favourite. Give them a try! You will be delighted and content at how beautiful their products are. Great results and I’m very pleased.

The anti-aging vitamin C line is formulated to effectively fight  aging. They dramatically reduce wrinkles, repair the uneven skin tone, fade sun spots and moisturize your face.



Val Coyote’s Skin Organics


Summer ready with Val’s Coyote’s Skincare! Feels like a tropical vacation using these products. Especially the pina colada body cream! oh my goodness! Smells so wonderful and feels so good. These are not greasy, they absorb so nicely and leave the skin feeling so good and hydrated. I absolutely love the skin care and totally recommend you try them out. A wonderful sunscreen, an incredible body lotion and a hand cream that is “kiss ass hemp cream” that rocks!



Last but not least I have the lovely Carina Organics Pink Grapefruit Hand Soap. Very lovely and light and it is so gentle on the hands. Love the way this smells and it doesn’t dry my skin. A lovely hand soap and I love it!




 More than 30 chefs, breweries, wineries and cideries will be on hand to showcase the diversity and cultural traditions that make up Canada’s food and drink landscape at the Green Living Show.

This year’s Delicious Local Food & Drink Pavilion, in partnership with Foodland Ontario, features chefs from Canada and around the world, who will use local and sustainably sourced Ontario ingredients to showcase old family recipes and favourite dishes that best reflect their heritage. 

We are thrilled to offer visitors a culinary trip around the world, while highlighting ingredients that can be found in our own backyards,” says Laurie Simmonds, President and CEO of Green Living Enterprises. “Join us as we applaud the community, vibrancy and diversity of our country through the many tastes of its global kitchens.

Some of the fare available at the Taste Ontario, Taste the World food pavilion includes:

TIBET — Chef Tsewang Chodon from TC’s MoMo will be preparing vegetarian and beef MoMos and vegetarian pasta noodles. @tctibetanmomo.

HAITI & SCOTLAND — Chef Daniel Holloway from Urban Acorn Catering is serving a Haitian black bean Accra with red pepper Ti Malice, cabbage Pikliz and fried parsnip chips and a Scottish lox with house-smoked carrot, chive and potato scone topped with creamed edamame and dill crème fraîche. @UrbanAcornCa

SPAIN & LATIN AMERICA — Chef José Arato from Pimentón is serving up paella and mini arepas. @PimentonTO.

FRANCE — Lavelle Chef Romain Avril is sampling a honey cake with honey lavender ice cream and honeycomb plus a terrine with pickles and crostini. @chezlavelle.

MEXICO Santo Pecado chef Paola Solorzano will be showcasing a re-interpretation of the iconic tacos on the streets of Mexico City with a vegan three sisters taco and a pulled chicken tinga taco. @santopecadoTO.

CANADA —PEI Foods Chef Robert Pendergast celebrates his Acadian and Irish ancestry through food, music and art and will be serving chicken fricot stew, oysters with a wild blueberry mignonette and a sweet apple cake with maple. @ChefPendergast.

CANADA — European culinary traditions influence the creations of de la terre bakery + café Chef Jan Campbell-Luxton. @delaterrebakery.

SYRIA — Chefs Dalal Al Zoubi, Manahel Al Shareef, Ektimal Al Khabouri and Wafa’a Abo Horan are offering the finest from Karam Kitchen —Halloumi cheese pita, vegetarian kibbeh made with Ontario bulgar and falafels. @karamkitchen

CHINA — Hawthorne Food and Drink Chef Ricky Casipe uses the neighbourhoods of Toronto as the inspiration behind his menus, using local, seasonal and sustainable products whenever possible. @hawthorneto

INDIA — Veggie Samosas, Tandoori Chicken Katchumber Salad are on offer from the Magic Oven and chefs Tony and Abby Sabherwal. @magicoven.

MOROCCO — B’Saha Restaurant brings Moroccan street food to Toronto. Sample Chef Otman Haouzi’s Merguez Sandwich and roasted Ontario beet salad with créme fraîche @bsaha_to.

BELGIUM – Jan Vandenbroeck of Wafel Huis makes the real and rare authentic Belgian sugar waffle (free of any additives), topped with seasonal fruits and whipped cream.

ITALY – Chef Anthony Lamacchia of Porcello Cantina, serves family inspired recipes from Southern Italy with a local inspiration, resurrecting childhood favourites. He will be serving arancini, meatballs and garlic ndoni bread knots. @porcellocantina

COFFEE — Roast Magazine’s top micro-roaster of 2016, Propeller Coffee Co. is passionate about sustainably sourcing, roasting and distributing the world’s best coffees. Head Roaster Jonathan Cox will be pouring drip coffee, cappuccinos, lattes, cold brew and a selection of teas. @propellercoffeeco.

WINE & MEAD — As Canada’s first winery and meadery, Rosewood Estates Winery produces both wine and mead (honey wine) using estate grown grapes and estate produced honey. @rosewoodwine.

WINE — Southbrook Vineyards is Canada’s first winery certified as both organic and biodynamic.  @SouthbrookVineyards.  Megalomaniac is a 110-acre winery resting a top the Niagara Escarpment.@Megalomaniacjhc

CRAFT BEER — Promoting the best craft beer in Ontario, The Griffin Gastropub is bringing a broad selection of 18 brews and ciders to the Green Living Show. @griffingastro.

SPIRITS — Beattie’s Distillers creates potato vodka from the same land the family has been farming for a century with sustainability at the forefront. @BeattiesDistillers.

Food tickets are available for purchase at the Green Living Show Box Office on the main floor of the Metro Toronto Convention Centre North Building and on the main show floor in the Delicious Local Food & Drink Pavilion. All dishes are $4 and under!

BONUS: Admission includes one FREE sample ticket to the gourmet Food and Wine Pavilion. Not applicable to children 12 & under, must be 19+ to purchase or consume alcohol.


• Show your PRESTO card or April METROPASS
• Show the Live Green app on your phone
• For all WWF CN Tower climbers – register here!

The Green Living Show takes place April 7th to 9th at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. For more information on living a healthier more sustainable lifestyle, please visit Join the conversation on Facebook, follow the Green Living Show on Twitter and Instagram @GreenLivingPage.

 Green Living Show

The Green Living Show is Canada’s largest consumer show dedicated to simple solutions for leading a healthy and sustainable lifestyle. This three-day event offers inspiration for all ages and features influential speakers; innovative products; eco home and garden design; local and organic food and wine tastings; health, wellness and yoga pavilions; eco fashion and green beauty makeovers; electric car test drives; nature exhibits and fun activities for the entire family.

 About Green Living Enterprises 

Green Living Enterprises is Canada’s leading cause-marketing agency focused on social and environmental program development. Our team is led by award-winning industry experts in the fields of brand and program development; custom content; advertising, marketing and communications; and event management. Green Living Enterprises also includes and The Green Living Show, Canada’s largest consumer show, dedicated to simple solutions for leading a healthy and sustainable lifestyle.

Discover Innovation at the 2017 Green Living Show

TORONTO, Ont. — At this year’s Green Living Show, taking place April 7th – 9th at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in downtown Toronto, you’ll find some truly ingenious products that combine innovation and sustainability.

 Some of the top innovations you will find on the Show floor include:

 Crazy D’s All Natural Soda
by Crazy D’s All-Natural Soda Labs (Food and Beverage)

Soda without the guilt. Crazy D’s All-Natural Soda, a fizzy beverage hand-crafted in Toronto, uses the science of nature’s prebiotic root vegetables instead of sugar to achieve a hint of sweetness. Crazy D’s sodas are available in three flavours: Ginga’ Kick, Thrilla In Vanilla, and Rockin’ Rolla Cherry Cola.

 LIFT Bike
by Revelo (Transportation)

Revelo’s LIFT (Light Instant Folding Transport) folds in a swift seven seconds, making it the fastest folding, easiest rolling and most portable performance folding bike on the market!

 Yoga Leggings
by Inner Fire (Fashion)

Besides offering all of the qualities of standard yoga leggings — such as moisture wicking, breathable, quick drying and a wide waistband that stays put — these leggings, handmade in Vancouver, BC — are made from BPA-free recycled water bottles.

 The Nutritower
by Nutritower (Home and Garden)

Imagine enjoying food that’s never travelled further than from your kitchen to your plate. The Nutritower is a revolutionary new appliance that lets you grow fresh produce in the comfort of your own home. With its vertical design, its integrated lighting and its top-of-the-line technology, you’ll be growing food year round.

 Stainless Steel Containers
by Dalcini Stainless (Family)

Dalcini Stainless Steel Containers are made of high-quality stainless steel, the kind used in hospitals and commercial kitchens around the world for nearly 200 years. All products are carefully designed with no interior seams, no tight corners, and no complicated lips, seals or clasps (where harmful bacteria often get trapped). They are 100% plastic free (including lids, seals, straws) and best of all, they are 100% dishwasher safe.

 Healthy Dog Treats
by Wilder & Harrier (Pet Care)

Wilder & Harrier creates dog treats made from whole crickets dried-up and ground into a fine powder. Known as cricket flour, this powder is a superfood, full of important nutrients like Omega-3, which are hard to find in most animal protein, essential amino acids, vitamin B-12, iron, calcium and fibre. It is also very high in protein – actually twice as much as beef – and low in fat and calories.

 Ritual Box
by AHLOT (Health & Wellness)

AHLOT is disrupting decades of stigma by crafting a new, confident ritual around cannabis use. The AHLOT Ritual Box has a thoughtful, modular design, creating beautiful experiences for discerning cannabis enthusiasts. Each Ritual Box Includes: storage vessel, portable pre-rolled case; preparation tray; herb grinder; hemp-wick; beeswax candle; ultra-slow; burning papers; organic cotton filters; AHLOT matchbox.

 Vegan Cashew Cheese
by Fauxmagerie Zengarry (Food)

Fauxmagerie Zengarry offers a line of all-natural, dairy-free, cashew-based cheeses. Made in Glengarry, Ontario, these cheeses feature fresh ingredients like cold-pressed organic coconut oil, local organic garlic and fresh herbs and spices.  These cheeses are never heated above 100 degrees F to maintain and protect naturally occurring vital enzymes that aid in digestion. Glengarry also lacto-ferments the cheeses for 24-48 hours to culture probiotics that aid in digestion and help maintain a healthy intestinal micro-flora.

 20/20 Armor
by 20/20 Armor (Health & Fitness)

The electronic taekwondo chest protectors by 20/20 Armor bring a video game to life. Created by a team of Olympic Taekwondo experts and modern hardware and software engineers, this vest boasts a practical and simple to understand scoring method, which attracts and retains kids to practice taekwondo, and make it easier for fans to follow and enjoy. The vests also provide real time feedback to athletes and coaches to help improve performance.

 Vita Active Kit
by Fitglow Beauty (Fashion & Beauty)

Fitglow Beauty uses formulas that protect ingredients in liposome plant stem cells to rebuild skin health. The VITA Active Serum nourishes skin with Niacinamide, Plant Stem Cells, Bearberry, Peptides, Astaxanthin, Seaweed Brighteners, High Level Bio-Lipids, Vitamin C, Vitamin E, Turmeric and Aloe Vera to diminish spots, freckles, hyper-pigmentation, sun damage and increase skin elasticity.

 Black Out Bulb
by Black Out Bulb (Home & Garden)

The Black Out Bulb (Safety BOB) is a CSA-approved energy-saving LED that uses its built-in, rechargeable battery, during a power outage. This bulb works just like a regular light bulb but it takes no special effort to install, and has an amazing average lifespan of 50,000 hours! It will fit any regular socket, and with the options of soft or bright lighting, in 7 or 9 watts, you still get the same opportunities for creating a mood in your home that you would with conventional bulbs.

 About the Green Living Show

This April, visit all of these sustainable companies plus 400 more at the Green Living Show, taking place April 7-9, 2017, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. For more on leading a healthier, greener lifestyle, please visit ‘Like’ them on Facebook, or follow @GreenLivingPage.

About Green Living Enterprises 

Green Living Enterprises is Canada’s leading cause-marketing agency focused on social and environmental program development. Our team is led by award-winning industry experts in the fields of brand and program development; custom content; advertising, marketing and communications; and event management. Green Living Enterprises also includes and The Green Living Show, Canada’s largest consumer show, dedicated to simple solutions for leading a healthy and sustainable lifestyle.


Canada’s largest healthy living Show, dedicated to simple solutions for leading a healthy and sustainable lifestyle, returns to the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, April 7-9. Now in its 11th year, the Green Living Show will be the biggest and best yet!

Taste the best in local food and wine, discover thousands of eco-friendly products, drive the latest green cars, experience interactive exhibits, enjoy inspirational speakers and so much more!
Don’t miss out on your chance to explore the latest innovations in green living, helping create a healthier you and a healthier planet.
For more information, visit:
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building
255 Front Street West
Toronto, Ontario
M5W 2W6
Friday, April 7 — 12 – 9 pm
Saturday, April 8 — 10 am – 8 pm
Sunday, April 9 — 10 am – 6 pm
Adults: $12 Online $15 Onsite
Seniors (65+)/Students: $10
Children under 12: FREE (must be accompanied by an adult)
School Group Rate: $8.00pp (10+persons)
Box office special: Friday evening: $10 after 4pm! (save $5 on regular Adult admission)
Free re-admission all weekend
BONUS: Admission includes one FREE sample ticket to the gourmet Food and Wine Pavilion. Not applicable to children 12 & under, must be 19+ to purchase or consume alcohol.

Thank you so much and see you there!
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