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November 15, 2013

Holiday gift guide, festive recipes & more (Plus: WIN great green gifts!)

This issue, we bring you tips and inspiration for a green holiday season (without compromising on the cheer!). Check out our annual Holiday Gift Guide, featuring fabulous gifts that you can feel good about giving. Also, find out if you should go real or fake when it comes to your Christmas tree (or try an even better idea: living plants for the holidays). BONUS: enter to win more than $750 in holiday prizes.

We're also sharing tasty festive recipes, from the sweet (Double Ginger Gingerbread, a healthy Pumpkin Pie Smoothie and rich Vegan Eggnog) to the ultra-comforting (Winter Vegetable Soup and an easy tutorial to bake your own bread).

Happy holidays!

P.S. We hope to see you at the Whole Life Expo, Nov. 22-24 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Enter to win tickets and a $250 gift certificate to optimize your health!.

Green Living 2013 Gift Guide

Green Living 2013 Gift Guide
Planet-friendly picks for everyone on your list more»

Lifecycle analysis answers the Christmas tree debate: real or fake?

Lifecycle analysis answers the Christmas tree debate: real or fake?
A look at the need for lifecycle analysis policy in Canada—with a holiday-themed example more»

Living plants for the holidays

Living plants for the holidays
Festive decorating ideas from EcoParent Magazine more»

Fragrance your home naturally for the holidays

Fragrance your home naturally for the holidays
Tips for a healthy, delicious-smelling house more»

 
great recipes:
Double Ginger Gingerbread

Double Ginger Gingerbread
Start a family tradition with this wonderful holiday gingerbread more»

 
Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

Pumpkin Pie Smoothie
A healthy take on a holiday dessert classic more»

Vegan Eggnog

Vegan Eggnog
Try this delicious version of traditional eggnog with a healthy, vegan twist more»

 
Winter Vegetable Soup

Winter Vegetable Soup
Beat the winter chill with a steaming bowl of this delicious soup more»

 
BYOB (Bake your own bread)

BYOB (Bake your own bread)
The Ecology Center’s “Wonder to Wild” Sourdough Bread more»

 
GOOD READS:
 
UnDiet: Eat Your Way to Vibrant Health

UnDiet: Eat Your Way to Vibrant Health
by Meghan Telpner

Food Rules by Michael Pollan

Winter Harvest Cookbook
by Lane Morgan

It’s All Good by Gwyneth Paltrow

Radical Simplicity
by Jim Merkel

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