Why It’s Important to Eat Dinner as a Family

Family dinners are too often replaced with schedule conflicts, on-the-go meals and opting to eat while watching TV instead. While it’s easy to brush off the need to eat dinner with loved ones, there are a lot of great health and developmental benefits that come...

The BEST Healthy Family Snacks

Today we’re going to be taking a look at our favorite family tasty treats! It can be so hard searching for the perfect products to feed your kids, what with the added worries of artificial colors or flavors, added preservatives, or any nasty chemicals in...

THE MOST AMAZING MARKETS ACROSS THE GLOBE

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to walk through the best markets in the world? Well we certainly have and wanted to bring you along for the ride! We did our research and here is our top favorite global markets! 1. The Souks,...

How Important is Organic?

In this age of green juice and kale, it’s easy to be swept up into the mindset of ‘organic everything.’ The question is—do you really know what qualifies something as organic (or not organic), or what the actual difference is between organic and generic? The health...

PERFECTLY PEACHY – PEACH RASPBERRY GALETTE

Picked up the most deliciously, sweet, juicy peaches at the farmers market, they were so good, perfectly ripe and just wonderful. As always with summer fruits, I got a huge bag full and decided to make one of my favorite desserts. Galettes are so easy...

FAIR TRADE COFFEE BRANDS

Did you know that coffee is the second largest international commodity? Crazy, right?! Well this fact brings up other issues - like who is meeting these demands? And what kind of labor regularities have been put in place to meet such ? These are all...

Benefits of Shopping at Farmers Markets

There’s something whimsically beautiful about heading into town to do some local grocery shopping at the weekend farmer’s market. With an array of colorful displays, friendly local farmers and a slew of homemade pastries and treats that just taste better—Farmer’s markets comes with tons of...

4 DIY Vegan Sundaes for a Lazy Day

We’ve all been there. We’re craving ice cream, or fro yo, but are too lazy to go out and buy one, and ordering just one won’t meet the Seamless delivery minimum. You could make one, but do you really want to exert the effort? Well,...

Eco 18 Team Picnic: Simple, Yummy Recipes

Picnic prep should be easy with lots of fresh seasonal ingredients. Keep it light and flavorful with simple salads that everyone will love These three favorites are real crowd pleases, not only are they vegan and vegetarian they are hearty enough for even the biggest appetite!   Kamut®...