The Rainbow Road: Thoughts on Life, Health, and Good Food
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10 Gift + 7 Stocking Stuffer Ideas
December 04, 2017
Already days into December and with the holiday season quickly approaching, we’re bringing you a blog post that will melt your shopping worries away. So without further adieu, here is a list of some of our favourite health oriented gift ideas and stocking stuffers.
We cannot get enough of these beautifully coloured Beeglo candles. Available in a wide array of shapes, sizes and colours, these candles are perfect for any time of the year.
2. Candle Holder
Have you seen more stunning candle holders?!
3. Salt Rock Lamp
Beautiful in every shape, size and colour, salt rock lamps make the perfect addition to any space.
These sleek and beautifully designed difussers by Le Comptoir Aroma come in a variety of sizes (and even includes a traveller sized one as well!)
5. Gift Set
These Pacificia gift sets are the perfect way to infuse a little bit of natrual skincare into your gift giving line up. Each set come with body butter, perfume roll-on, and natural colour lip-tint, all vegan and 100% cruelty free!
6. DIY Coffee Brewer
The CoffeeSock is the perfect gift for your cold brew loving friend or family member. This kit comes with a mason jar and reusable filter and will keep you or a loved one caffinated while being sustainable and environmentally friendly.
7. Cotton Bags
This "zero waste" 100% natural cotton bag kit from dans le sac comes equipped with one bread bag, one small bulk bag, and two large bulk bags. These bags are perfect for transporting and storing food and making DIY nut milk. Plus, the bread bag helps to keep your bread, ebefore slicing, fresher for three days longer.
8. Sandwich Bags
These Canadian made multi-sized resuable bags from Colibri are so incredibly multi-functional. With so many different designs, these snack and sandwhich bags are machine washable and serve so many different purposes.
9. Water Bottle
S'ip by S'well water bottles are an extension of the original S'well bottle but with incredible designs and colours. Leak free, double-walled, condensation free and with the ability to keep drinks both hot and cold, the S'ip by S'well bottle is the perfect way to capture the personality of those closest to you.
Maroma is an essential fragrance for men available in three unique scents and a convienent small size, it's also a vegan, cruelty free product focused on utilizing natural ingredients as opposed to harsh chemicals.
1. Hand Cream
The cold winter weather can definitely take its toll on yours and your loved ones hands. Greencricket's products are dedicated to being rich and hydrating as well as vegan and 100% natural with no artificial colours or fragrances.
Trust us when we say these are not your ordinary, everyday socks. Thermohare socks, a Canadian product, are made out of 75% silky kid mohair. Tested in Antartica and Mount Everest for comfortability, durability and warmth, these socks truly pass the cold weather test.
3. Lip balm
Chapped lips are inevitable with our cold winter climate. Good thing The Merry Hempsters, a vegan, organic certified, hemp seed oil lip balm combined with Vitamin E and rosemary extract, is so moisturing.
These aren't just any ornaments. These ornaments from Didi Bahini are created sustainably by artisans in Nepal who are paid fairly for their work, with the purchase of their products resulting full payment for the work the artisan has created.
5. Essential oil
These multi-packs of Now essential oils are perfectly suited for season or mood.
6. Colour Bath
Colour Energy has created a series of coloured bath solutions, filled with a specific colour to help bring a specific colour's energy to an individual while bathing.
You can't really go wrong with delicious smelling, artisan soaps in really unique scents, like Nurture's 'Sublim' and 'Cozy Pjs'