All About Four Sigmatic’s NEW Lattes

Thank you to Jessica Urback for authoring this blog post for us! Jessica is a Certified Nutritional Practitioner (CNP) and Holistic Nutritionist based in Toronto. Read on to learn why Jessica is a fan of Four Sigmatic’s brand new lattes! There is no escaping it.  The cold weather is officially upon us, which means latte season…

Look for Raw Elements in Sun Life’s Discovery Lab

We have some BIG news to share! We are thrilled to officially announce that we are part of Sun Life’s new digital health community. The goal of the community is to help Canadians make more informed choices about their health and wellness, through connecting its members to products, services, and information designed to educate, inspire,…

Get Your Dose of Good Mood Food with Chocolate

Thank you to Raw Elements Ambassador, Gillian Mandich, for authoring this blog post for us! Gillian is a holistic health promoter who is currently completing her PhD at Western University in Health and Rehabilitation Science, specializing in Health Promotion. Gillian’s passion for health and wellness is evident in her extensive academic background, the honours and rewards she has received, and…

Rock Your Immunity through Culture Shock and Travel Stress

Thank you to Raw Elements Ambassador, Danielle Zies, for authoring this blog post for us! Danielle is a Nutrition and Wellness Coach who is passionate about showing others how to achieve and maintain inner harmony through nutrition. Read on to learn how Danielle naturally balanced out from culture shock and her travel product must-haves! It’s…

The CHFA Show: The Best Two-Day Event in the Health Food Industry

Every September, health brands from across North America gather at the Canadian Health Food Association (CHFA) Show to showcase their products and services in an effort to share their passion with the industry. Show attendees are health-savvy legends, veterans, rookies, and newbies united in the goal of collaborating to bring the best of the best…

The 4 Best Fountain-of-Youth Tips

To celebrate today being Senior Health & Fitness Day, we decided to dedicate this blog post to sharing wellness tips for mature populations. We are happy to have partnered with Registered Holistic Nutritionist, Jessica Valiant, for today’s post. The following recommendations are practical, healthy tips for people of any age; however, seniors can especially benefit…

4 Maple Flavoured Breakfast Recipes with NO Added Sugar!

Spring has sprung, ‘Maple’ Fool’s Day is near and we’ve got visions of endless flapjacks dancing in our head.We’re talking about our great Canadian Icon – Maple Syrup. The delectable, can’t-get-enough of that sweet- syrup- on- my- hot -pancake- breakfast- kinda love. While it’s an excellent natural sweetener to use from everything to waffles, baked…

Dandy Blend Fast Facts

What is Dandy Blend? Dandy Blend is an all-natural and caffeine-free coffee alternative that dissolves instantly in hot or cold liquid – no brewing required! It offers the same rich flavour and texture as a regular cup of Joe, but lacks the bitterness and acidity that comes with most conventional coffee. Each cup of this…

Answering 10 Burning Questions about Quitting Sugar

Does quitting sugar mean that I can’t eat fruit? There is a difference between naturally-derived sugars from fruits and vegetables, and refined white sugar. Fruit offers an array of health benefits, including fibre, vitamins and minerals, whereas sugar is non-nutritive.When most people speak of quitting sugar, they are often referring to added sugars and sugars…

Raw Organic Cacao: It’s Scary Good for You! 4 Benefits of This Superfood

It’s tough to resist the urge to treat yourself to something chocolate-y with Halloween just around the corner! Unfortunately, conventional chocolate is full of tricks: added sugars, artificial flavours and colourings, and ingredients that commonly cause inflammation and digestive discomfort, like dairy and soy. Raw organic cacao products free of refined sugars are a great…