Helping you live better, Naturally!

You’re Full Of B…….

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Your’re full of  bacteria, and that’s a good thing! Everything living in this world is filled with bacteria. There are actually more than a 100 trillion bacterial microbes living in us and they even outnumber the cells in our bodies! Most of these are found in our guts. For some that might sound scary because we have been bombarded with messages to kill ...

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Love Local MB Pop-Up

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Join us in sampling the best Manitoba has to offer in food development at our upcoming event “Love Local MB Pop Up”, Saturday October 22nd, 2016 Our Manitoba food developers will be set up in the Forks Market atrium from Noon until 5:00 pm, offering samples of their creations along with information on their products.  There will be a $5 ...

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Meet Your Maker – Jill Tanner

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Each month we want to help you get to know your product makers by featuring them on our blog and in our newsletter. Our September “Meet Your Maker” is Jill Tanner, the creator of Jamore, a sugar-free, real fruit spread.  Jamore is part of this food developers’ umbrella of food products called Concious Fare. Let’s get to know this Manitoba ...

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September 2016 Workshops

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September is a great time to learn something new!  We have some exciting workshops planned this month with Natalie from Edible Alchemy! Both workshops will be held in the Forks South Atrium (on the main floor, beside the elevator).  There is limited seating, so don’t wait, get your tickets! Tuesday, September 13th (start time 6:30 pm – approx 8:30 pm) ...

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We’ve Got News!

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We are about to send out our very first newsletter!  (This is an electronic newsletter, no paper here!) Sign up to receive exclusive deals from us & even some of our friends!  Be in the know about what’s new, coming soon, workshops, events & more! If you are already subscribed to our blog, you will automatically receive, if you’re not ...

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Perfect Pickler Makes Pickling Easy Peasey!

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The Perfect Pickler is this amazing fermenting system that takes all the guesswork out of pickling! You can basically pickle/ferment anything! Need some inspiration? Perfect pickler has some great recipes on their website that you can check out by clicking here! You can find the Perfect Pickler at Generation Green now!  We stock the “Ferment More Kits” that include; 2 Wide ...

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Lovin Local, Lovin Summer!

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Wow August is zooming on by, but I really feel that folks have been thoroughly enjoying this summer!  The weather has been pretty darn great, and days filled with lot’s of outdoor events, markets, and  of course beach days! We Winnipeggers certainly know how to make the most of our beautiful summers! Our focus for August has been on enjoying and showcasing ...

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Contest for Plastic Free July!!!

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If you read the article our staff member Savannah just wrote on “Plastic Free July”, then we hope you are planning to take the challenge with us!  If you haven’t read it yet, click here to read! To encourage everyone we have decided to add in a contest, because well, who doesn’t like a contest!  So here is how it ...

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Plastic free: The only way to be!

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July long weekend is always a recovery period from the craziness of Canada Day at the market. Which had us come across this challenge we found online… “plastic free July”. This just happens to be terribly fitting for Generation Green! With the major expansion of our bulk sections for home, personal, and food products – we are all about cutting ...

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All Natural Stress Relief

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Everyone at some point has dealt with stress and feeling anxious.  Deadlines, exams, parenting, relationships, health, can all cause stress at some point or another.  How we deal with the stresses life throws at it can greatly affect the outcome. For some getting rid of the stress can be done by exercising, meditating, getting a massage, or even having a ...

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