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.

DIY DOUBLE-DUTY HEALING BALM FOR GLOWING SKIN

By | 2017-05-07T13:33:08+00:00 December 18th, 2016|Categories: DIY|Tags: , |

Oh, how I love this recipe and am so happy to share it with you. It's a simple recipe, that anyone can do, it's easy to make and very effective at healing and hydrating the skin. Indulgent, reviving, nourishing are some of the words that come to mind when I think about this balm.

HEALTHY POST-WORKOUT RAW-TELLA HOT CHOCOLATE

By | 2017-02-06T15:42:31+00:00 December 10th, 2016|Categories: Grub|Tags: , |

Coconut butter and cocoa powder make this creamy, chocolaty treat a great workout drink that will be beneficial before or after your workout. Cocoa powder contains caffeine which has been shown to delay the onset of muscle fatigue by helping the body use its fat stores as energy instead of stored glycogen in the liver.

A SEASONAL PRESCRIPTION FOR GLOWING SKIN

By | 2017-02-06T15:44:44+00:00 November 26th, 2016|Categories: Beauty|Tags: , |

Do you notice that when the seasons change, so does your skin? The following guide will help you figure out the properties of your skin, how to pick the right ingredients based on the season and essentially help you have glowing skin all year round.

GET CRACKING – A SUSTAINABLE EGG BUYING GUIDE

By | 2017-02-06T15:45:04+00:00 November 26th, 2016|Categories: Grub|Tags: |

For the average consumer trying to make more mindful choices, shopping can be a major stress thanks to clever marketing and smart catchphrases that are intended to prompt us into buying products we think are good for us. This is very apparent when it comes to buying eggs.

HOW TO MAKE HOMEMADE, REUSABLE DISINFECTANT WIPES

By | 2017-02-06T15:45:19+00:00 November 12th, 2016|Categories: DIY|Tags: , , |

Every day, over 3,000 tons of paper towel waste is produced in the US alone. This is an astounding statistic and one that we have the power to change NOW! I want you to ditch paper towels and disposable wipes once and for all.

GREEN APP GAME CHANGERS!

By | 2017-02-06T15:49:25+00:00 November 12th, 2016|Categories: Nesting|Tags: |

Over the years, I have come to rely on a few really good apps. They have assisted me in making better choices and have even provided a bit of an education along the way, which is never a bad thing in my book. So whether you need help in the grocery store or the drug store…these apps have got your back.