About Candice Batista

Candice is an award winning eco-journalist and one of Canada’s leading eco advocates, whose been sharing tips on how to live a more sustainable life for over a decade now. Currently, she calls CTV’s "The Marilyn Denis Show” home. As the resident on-air eco expert (and producer) , she provides viewers with the tools they need to live happy, healthy, green lives. From DIY recipes to saving energy, Candice has you covered.

HOMEMADE ALL-PURPOSE CLEANER, WITH A CITRUS TWIST

By | 2017-05-07T13:46:03+00:00 January 2nd, 2017|Categories: DIY|Tags: , , |

Every eco diva's toolkit needs to have a really good all-purpose cleaner. One that is safe, effective and easy to make. This is one of my fav's because you can use it anywhere in your home (like inside cupboards, or fridge/freezer, and all bathroom surfaces) and it smells amazing...

CITRUS TWIST BASIL VINAIGRETTE


By | 2017-05-07T13:46:15+00:00 January 2nd, 2017|Categories: Grub|Tags: , |

Hiya beautiful, here in The Eco Hub, I try to keep things pretty simple, life's just better that way, the more we have the more stressed we seem to be. So in keeping with that mantra, I created RECIPE QUICKIE'S. Quick to make, delicious and nutritious. You can find "recipe quickie's" throughout my blog.

AN INSIDERS GUIDE TO SWITCHING TO NATURAL COSMETICS

By | 2017-02-16T12:32:46+00:00 December 29th, 2016|Categories: Beauty|Tags: , |

Change takes time and that is certainly the case when it comes to tossing the toxic beauty products you are using. The payoff is big, not only will you look and feel better, you are also helping to heal mother nature. But now, more than ever, there are so many options to choose from.

ALL-NATURAL BLEACH ALTERNATIVE, THAT WORKS

By | 2017-02-06T15:35:12+00:00 December 21st, 2016|Categories: DIY|Tags: , , |

Brighten whites, kill germs, soften clothes with this all-natural bleach alternative! The smell of bleach literally makes me ill, if you have allergies or migraines this toxic crapola is a big no-no, not to mention the harmful effects bleach has on the environment.

DIY ALL-PURPOSE KITCHEN SCOURING SCRUB & CLEANSER

By | 2017-05-07T13:46:36+00:00 December 21st, 2016|Categories: DIY|Tags: , , |

This is a simple, effective, homemade recipe that with whiten and disinfect your kitchen, safely! I love to clean and you're like WHAAAAT? It's true, I find the whole process quite zen. It's a time for me to put on my fav tunes and tune out the world.

Smart Swaps: Switch to Toxic-Free Family Essentials!

By | 2017-01-13T10:42:54+00:00 December 20th, 2016|Categories: Smart Swaps|Tags: , , |

Smart Swaps, The Series Smart Swaps are healthy, effective, non-toxic alternatives to common store bought items that you and your family use every day.   Welcome back to my series, Smart Swaps, where I [...]