Our core company values shape the way we do business as a company: from whom we hire or buy from, the products we choose to sell, and how we treat our customers and community. They mean a lot to us, and we hope they resonate with you, too.
We worry about the bad stuff so you don't have to.
Every product on our shelves has passed our tough standards for quality & ingredients. No artificial flavours, colours, sweeteners, preservatives – and that’s only the beginning. We’re sticklers in the back room so you can feel confident at the shelf.
We KNOW natural. And we love to talk about it!
We have knowledgeable, passionate employees with a diverse range of expertise in natural health. From our store naturopath and herbalist to our holistic nutritionists, we are among the most educated groups of natural healthcare experts in the area.
Have you ever dreamed of traveling the Danube River on a luxury cruise ship? Now is your chance to live those dreams! Enter in-store for your chance to WIN a trip for two aboard the Awaken a Better You Wellness Cruise, hosted by health expert Lianne Laing . Come visit us to fill out a ballot today! ... See MoreSee Less
Like @gemarobakery bread? You’ll LOVE their bagels! Gemaro baked goods are 100% gluten free as well as nut free, soy free and #vegan. Our staff are loving these new bagels - toasted, you’d hardly know they’re #glutenfree! Available in plain or multiseed on our bread shelves. #madeinToronto #allergenfriendly ... See MoreSee Less
Rosacea Risk & Roast – Recent research has found an association between a *decreased* risk of rosacea with an *increased* coffee intake. Drinking 4 or more cups of caffeinated coffee per day was associated with a 23% reduced risk of rosacea diagnosis among participants. ... See MoreSee Less
Evidence suggests that women who drink four or more cups of caffeinated coffee per day are less likely to report a diagnosis of rosacea, compared with women who drink less than one cup of coffee per month.
#Heartburn – Knowing your food triggers is just one facet of making the burn go away. Here's a comprehensive guide of lifestyle factors, the best and worst foods to eat, and 9 key supplements to optimize your digestive system. ... See MoreSee Less
Seeing green? Here are 17 Green-Powered Recipes in honour of St. Patrick's Day. There are recipes for breakfast, lunch and dinner, with secret "in-green-dients" including spinach, kale, cilantro, arugula and avocado. ... See MoreSee Less
An interview with Dr Mahmood Piraee, PhD By Jason Sebeslav Dr. Mahmood Piraee is a pharmacist with a PhD in molecular and cellular biology from Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada. He has over 20 years of experience [...]
Guest Post by Philip Rouchotas, MSc, ND, and Heidi Fritz, MA, ND Our society is overburdened with stressors of all kinds: tense work places, long commutes, family/relationship troubles, financial difficulties, too much caffeine, too little [...]
Guest Blog by Jessica Stopard, RHN Don’t take everything that gets popular in the media as the whole truth. Last week’s review released by the American Heart Association (AHA), condemned saturated fats and specifically coconut [...]
The conversations I hear about the topic of “organic foods” have been many. They often go something like this:
“I can’t taste the difference between organic and commercial foods, so I just buy the regular kind”
“Organic is so expensive… I just buy conventional foods. I can’t afford to buy organic for my whole family”
Source: alive.com You deserve better than a limp pile of iceberg lettuce. Make your salads delicious, creative, meal-worthy affairs with these tweaks. We’re a little obsessed with salads. Not the boring, run-of-the-mill salads found at some [...]
What our customers are saying
I love this store!! They are helpful, knowledgeable and passionate about natural alternatives and healthy living.
Amazing customer service! The staff are awesome and go above and beyond. My favorite health food store!
Warm , personable and knowledgable staff! What a nice place to get my natural health products!
I am shocked and thrilled by the beautiful thoughtful food spread and amazing early bday cake.
I always leave the store happy. The Peanut Mill carries the quality of product that I need for my health care.
As soon as I walk into the shop, I am always warmly greeted, and immediately feel welcomed. I can take my time, and I never feel rushed.