• Healthy Living Food Messages

    No Dairy?! – Environment

    Oh boy, this is a long one! But stay with me! Animal agriculture has all types of negative effects on the environment that are somewhat “hidden” from the public! I’ve tried to summarize here…

    July 31, 2018
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    Farm To Vase – The Laughing Flowers

      Generation Green is about to become filled with some beautiful locally grown flower bouquets for convenient purchasing. Every week beginning July 27th, 2018 until October, we will be receiving some creative arrangements from…

    July 20, 2018
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    Compostable vs. Biodegradable

    My last article touched on recycling and how our focus needs to be on reducing & reusing and now will dig a little into composting and biodegradable products. It seems like common sense that…

    July 17, 2018
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    Recycling Explained – Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle

    In my last article titled “Where Do I Put My Garbage?”  I spoke about the confusion that many folks can have understanding the difference between compostable, biodegradable and of course recycling.  As promised, let’s…

    July 10, 2018
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    2018 Commerce Design Winnipeg

    Soooo….something pretty exciting happened for our little green store! If you’ve been following us for awhile now, you might know that our new fancy shop at 433 Main at Bannatyne in The Exchange is…

    July 5, 2018
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    First Friday’s In The Exchange – July 2018

    It’s July, it’s summer in the city, and the Exchange has all kinds of summer loving events!   It’s the Fringe Festival this month and we are kicking off the month with  First Fridays in The Exchange!  …

    July 4, 2018
  • Healthy Living Food Messages

    No Dairy?! – Health

    We talk alot instore to folks that want to make lifestyle changes for a variety of reasons. Sometimes due to health, sometimes it’s because of ethics.  Having many vegan staff working at Generation Green/Acorn…

    July 3, 2018
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    Prana Vida Will Change Your Life!

    We are thrilled to announce that you will soon be able to pick up PranaVida Style apparel at Generation Green! Created by local yoga teacher Amelia Barnes, PranaVida Style is a made in Canada…

    June 27, 2018
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    Where Do I Put My Garbage?

    It happens every day. I’ll be at the cafe, prepping food, making drinks, or doing dishes, and a confused-looking customer will come to me with a handful of empty food containers. Are these compostable???…

    June 22, 2018
  • Healthy Living Food Messages

    No Dairy?!

    Generation Green opened up Acorn Cafe in January of this year! We couldn’t be more thrilled about having our own in-store cafe where we can indulge in healthy lunches and indulgent treats! Generation Green…

    June 1, 2018