St. Francis Herb Farm – Stop It Cold® Throat Spray
It’s that time of year again; cold and flu season. Soothe your sore throat with Stop It Cold® Throat Spray. This wildcrafted and certified organic herbal spray is suitable for adult-use for sore throats associated with colds, flus and infections such as tonsillitis.
MaskerAide™ – “Let’s Face It” Purifying Cleansing Stick with Red Beet
Short on time? On the go? Or need to wash your face post lunch-hour workout? This portable oil-to-lather cleansing stick cleanses, removes make-up, balances & nourishes the skin, in one easy step! 100% naturally derived ingredients including beet root, pink clay, rose petals and citrus oil. Paraben free.
Saje Natural Wellness – 12 Days of Wellness Advent Calendar
Give the give of wellness and aromatherapy with this boxed set of eleven limited edition diffuser blends, from ingredients from around the world, plus ceramic diffuser. 100% natural, plant-based and vegan.
Old Navy – Printed Ponte-Knit Stevie Pants for Women in Red Buffalo Plaid
Get into the spirit with these fun and festive red plaid knit pants!
Moov Cosmetics – “True North” nail lacquer
Toronto-based Moov Cosmetics’ nail lacquer formulas are cruelty-free, vegan and formulated without parabens, phthalates, toluene, xylene, camphor, formaldehyde, resin, and animals. Using a 100% vegan brush. Wear the “True North” nail lacquer this holiday season inspired by the bright red in our Canadian flag.
OXO Good Grips® - Tabletop Spiralizer
Hailed as the must-have of tabletop spiralizers, this product makes the perfect gift for health & wellness nuts and foodies alike! With its stable suction cup base and three interchangeable stainless-steel blades, making veggie pasta, fruit chips, garnishes and more has never been easier. BPA-free and dishwasher safe.
Philips Hue – White and Color Ambiance Candle E12 single bulb
Add the new Philips Hue white and color ambiance candle bulbs to your Philips Hue system to experience endless dimmable colour and ambient lighting possibilities, for your candle and candelabra style fixtures.
Breville® Canada - the Risotto Plus™
Don’t let the name fool you... This advanced 4 Qt. multi-cooker is no one-trick pony. It specializes in stir- free risotto, fool-proof fluffy rice and quinoa, among other slow-cooked, sautéed or steamed meals and vegetables. Make all your favourite holiday sides and more with the touch of a button!
Seracon - Maple Syrup Tin Candle with a Wooden Wick
The quintessential candle and stocking-stuffer of the season! Enjoy the fragrance of sweet Canadian maple syrup, and the distinct crackle of the wood wick when lit. All natural, paraben free, phthalates free, with essential oils and an organic soy wax blend. Hand poured and made in Canada.
Originally Published: November 30, 2017
Dyan Perry, Lifestyle & Digital Editor and Founder & Registered Yoga Teacher at The Wellness Co.
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From a young age, Dyan always had a passion for life. She attended post-secondary school for Fashion Design, but was later introduced to the world of public relations and magazine publishing as a luxury lifestyle publication's Special Projects Coordinator. Her interest and knowledge of luxury and the upscale demographic then secured her a position at Toronto's prestigious Bang & Olufsen Yorkville as Office Administrator and PR & Events Coordinator.
Later, moving home to be closer to family and friends, she pursued the magazine industry again as a Print & Digital Account Executive for Kingston Publications, a division of Sun Media Corp; where Dyan met Lori.
Upon moving back to the GTA Dyan accepted a position as Loyalty Marketing-Relationship Executive at SPC Card (Student Price Card). Then returning to Bang & Olufsen Yorkville as their Brand Ambassador that summer.
In 2013, Dyan became the Lifestyle Editor for Quinte-region based lifestyle quarterly "Healthy Living Now", working remotely from Toronto. And her passion for health and wellness has been growing ever since! Leading her to leave corporate, agency-life and pursue her dream of becoming a yoga teacher (and doing freelance social media marketing - to pay the bills).
After years of working for luxury brands, as well as in loyalty marketing and the communications & media industries, Dyan has accumulated a unique toolbox of skills to help build, better and market any brand she is working with. Having worked with clients as large as international telcos, retailers & CPGs to luxury hotels and restauranteurs; and from local or family-run businesses to non-profit organizations.