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Do Desperate Times Call for Desperate Measures?

I typically avoid mainstream media hype and intentionally focus my energy on more generative/conscious news stories.  Even with this, I feel the creep of low vibrations coming into my world. My practise, as with most things, is to observe…
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Troublesome Food Waste Statistics

The Swag recently shared an infographic on food waste in America, and the results, though perhaps not totally surprising, are completely frustrating. Stats shared are from a 2012 report from the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC), revealing…
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2019's Dirty Dozen + Clean Fifteen

Each year, the Environmental Working Group tests a variety of produce for pesticide and chemical residue, creating their annual list of the twelve most contaminated and fifteen least contaminated fruit and vegetables. The Guide is a resource…
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Conscious Brands Index Diagnostic Tool

A Conscious Brand is one that nurtures the intrinsic values in people that will support lasting positive change. It actively and intentionally nurtures positive values, relationships, and experiences with all stakeholders. It values people…
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Our Road to Esca Bona

It has been a full (and productive) year at Conscious Brands, and all the seeds we planted throughout the year are producing fruit that is slowly ripening and getting ready to harvest.  The first big harvest we have is coming October 22nd at…
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The Art of Hosting || Bowen Island

Over the years, we have been very fortunate to be able to co-facilitate a number of Art of Hosting events. This invaluable and sought-after workshop is abundant with insight, learning, and so much wisdom about participatory leadership, collective…
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2018 CHFA East Sustainability Awards!

Do you know a natural foods organization going above and beyond to demonstrate exceptional sustainability leadership? Perhaps that organization is you? Once again, Conscious Brands is proud to sponsor the CHFA Sustainability Award! Nominations…
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Happy #GivingTuesday!

HAPPY GIVING TUESDAY! A day to show gratitude and generosity- to give what we can to people in our community that need it most, and the organizations doing the important work that depend on us to keep going. We've compiled a small but…
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CHFA West Sustainability Awards!

Do you know a natural foods organization going above and beyond to demonstrate exceptional sustainability leadership? Perhaps that organization is you? Once again, Conscious Brands is proud to sponsor the CHFA Sustainability Award! Nominations…
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REAP Be Local Awards - Please Vote for Us!

Conscious Brands is proud to be a member of REAP - a Calgary-based non-profit advocating for Respect for the Earth and All People. REAP businesses like ours care about our community and the planet. This year, Conscious Brands is nominated…