Want a one-stop shop for healthy products that actually work? I’ve got you covered!
Here are some of my favourites to help you make your transition to a healthier home that much easier.
You can browse them all, or skip to the category you need the most!
Note from Emma:
Unlike most affiliate shops, I am avoiding Amazon. With a poor track record of worker conditions, treatment of small businesses who list with them, and high risk of fraudulent products I cannot support their platform. As a result, I have chosen other avenues in the links below. Thank you for your support!
Online Shopping Resources
These are great places to look for general online shopping.
Healthy Moms Discount Card
Get access to amazing discounts on healthy products and services (many of them are listed in my shop too) with a one-time card purchase! Save $5 off the regular price with code EMMASAVE5 at checkout.
A Canadian one-stop-shop for a wide range of food, housewares, personal care, and cleaners.
Skincare, cosmetics, period products… all of these are simple and important swaps for your healthy home journey. Here are some of my favourites!
The lotion and stick are my personal favourites! It goes on nicely, is non-whitening, and doesn’t feel super thick, chalky, or greasy.
Pure Anada Make-UpFrom a non-toxic mascara that won’t run to beautifully pigmented eye shadows and skin nourishing foundations, this is my go-to brand for all things make-up.
Thera Wise Natural First Aid Kit EssentialsFrom the Vapour Rub to Skin Healing Ointment to Acne Treatment, Therawise offers plant-based high performance products free from petrochemicals and other toxins found in most of these products.
Green Beauty Consultations & ProductsMaria Velve is an incredible wealth of knowledge (and the only person I trust my face with for photo shoots). If you’re looking to switch to non-toxic, Canadian-made make-up and skincare, Maria is your answer.
Green Beaver DeodorantThis is the first natural deodorant that worked for me - through stress sweats, workouts, and camping trips. It’s my top recommended deodorant to try when you’re switching to natural. They also have a natural anti-perspirant.
Routine DeodorantI am loving this paste style deodorant. There are baking soda-free options too for sensitive pits.
Diva CupSay goodbye to wasteful and expensive pads and tampons, and hello to your new best period friend! I switched to a Diva Cup over 10 years ago and can’t believe I waited so long.
Green Beaver Shampoo & ConditionerThis combo works really well for my curly hair that’s on the dry side.
LIFANCE creates powerful, clean formulas with high concentrations of potent botanical ingredients. LIFANCE is designed for all skin types including sensitive and problem skin.
The Complete Guide to Choosing Healthy Products: Personal Care and Cleaners Edition
Wondering what levels of hormone disrupting chemicals are in your body?
Find out with Million Marker, mail-in body toxicity test that evaluates levels of BPA, phthalates, parabens, and more.
Gone are the days when green cleaners didn’t work (thank goodness!). Here are my top recommended brands and what I use in my own home.
Eco-MaxHigh performance cleaners that won’t break the bank or destroy your indoor air quality.
BenefectLooking for a safe way to disinfect? Benefect offers a naturally-derived, hospital grade disinfectant. Click “Find a Distributor” on their website to locate a retailer near you.
For Babies & Kids
The most important thing to remember is babies don’t need a lot! But for when you need a solution, here are some of my go-tos.
Badger Cloth Diaper-Friendly CreamThis soothing balm is great for sensitive diaper rash-prone skin, and general skin healing.
Green Beaver BabyThe fragrance free lotion, baby wash, and diaper cream are excellent, clean products for your baby’s sensitive skin.
Thera WiseThe fragrance free lotion, baby wash, and diaper cream are excellent, clean products for your baby’s sensitive skin.
Naturepedic Crib MattressOne of the most important investments you can make is what your baby sleeps on - often for several years! This is my favourite and most recommended.
Naturepedic Mattress PadsNon-toxic protective covers for crib, bassinet and playpens.
Jackson Reece Unscented Baby WipesI used mainly cloth wipes, but for the extra messes or while out and about, these worked the best!
The Good Kiind Lunch Box
Non-toxic and built-to-last, this bento-box style stainless steel lunch box is also leakproof thanks to the silicone seal! My son's favourite. Enter code emmagreenathome in the ORDER NOTES and receive a free silicone bag set!
How to Create a Healthy Baby Registry Guide
Get more product recommendations and guidance on what you need before and after baby arrives with my Guide!
Mattresses & Bedding
Great for kids, this coil mattress is made in the USA of non-toxic materials.
Protect your non-toxic mattress investment (or any mattress for that matter) with vinyl- and toxin-free.
Non-Toxic PillowsSomething for everyone here! My favourite is the shredded rubber - it moulds to your body and you can adjust how much fill you need.
Sunshine Mattress Co.
Certified organic natural latex mattresses, wool duvets, and pillows - made in Canada, and they have a physical retail location in Toronto if you're local and want to test them out.
Have you ever thought about what goes into the clothes you wear every day? Here are some amazing brands with healthier, greener, options.
TMPL operates under the pillars of Clean (non-toxic fabrics), Conscious (ethically made in Canada), and Performance (wicking, soft, compression, anti-odour, they have it all!).
Logan & FinleyThis is my go-to boutique clothing shop for sustainable, made-to-last fashion. From play dates to business they have it all. And owner Julie is an incredible stylist if you’re stuck or need inspiration!
Gorgeous nursing bras, body suits, bralettes, and sleepwear. Ethically and sustainably made in Canada so you can feel and look great.
Q for Quinn
Q for Quinn makes the best socks! Perfect for sensitive littles plus fun patterns for the whole family - and they're BPA-free (which sadly is a thing for socks). Use code GREENATHOME to save 10%.
Guide to Choosing a Water Filter
A Step-by-Step Guide to help you figure out what's in your water and how to choose a filter that's best for you. Includes suggested products.
Tap Score Water Test Kits
Don't guess what's in your water, test it before choosing a filter to make sure your investment is the right one!
Books & Resources
Want to nerd out on topics related to health, toxins, and the environment? Here are some of my favourites.
Slow Death by Rubber DuckThe updated edition combines the original under the same title and the follow-up “Tox-In Tox-Out”. It’s a great read that makes the science and solutions easy to follow.
Clean, Green & LeanNot my favourite title, but a great book none-the-less about supporting overall health and detoxification by one of the originals in environmental medicine, Dr. Walter Crinnion.
The Adrenal Thyroid RevolutionThis is a must-read for all women. It’s written by one of my go-to experts, Dr. Aviva Romm, and helps you understand your body in ways you never have before. It outlines her 4-week plan to regain balanced hormones.
Let Them Eat DirtThis is an engaging and interesting read about the importance of the microbiome, and how we can help our kids build strong immune systems. A must-read for all parents.
Sicker Fatter PoorerA great book filled with easy to understand science and history of hormone disrupting chemicals, and the havoc they’re wreaking on our health. Plus tips on how you can reduce exposure.
World renowned environmental and reproductive epidemiologist Dr. Shanna Swan and health writer Stacey Colino bring this timely and essential book on the impact of phthalates and other hormone disruptors on male fertility in particular, and steps you can take to reduce your exposure.