It's officially time to start writing your Christmas list. Each year we hand-pick the very best gifts for the health enthusiasts on your list and don't tell anyone, but we have a ton of fun doing it! Here are our top 50 gift ideas for the yogis, fitness buffs, vegans, healthy chefs, and outdoor types in your life. This comprehensive guide contains budget-friendly ideas, as well as a few splurges for that really special someone in your life.
We have been eagerly awaiting nutritionist McKel Hill’s debut cookbook, and it did not disappoint! Full of whole-food, plant-based recipes that are completely gluten and dairy-free, this is a book you will want to add to your collection. This gift is perfect for the healthy foodies on your list!
If you’re a kombucha drinker you know how expensive it can be to buy bottled Kombucha at the store. The good news that this awesome starter kit comes with all the supplies you need to start brewing your own kombucha at home - all you need to do is add water! This kit makes a great gift for the heathy chef in your life.
This Canadian-designed, programmable pressure cooker is sure to make your life easier. It makes cooking healthy, nutritious meals super easy and speeds up cooking time. The multi-functionality allows you to use it as a slow cooker, pressure cooker, rice cooker, steamer, warmer and yogurt maker!
This Zoku ice cream maker caught our eye because of how cute it looks, but we love that it allows us to create our own homemade, ice cream and frozen yogurt out of ingredients that meet our nutritional needs. Use coconut milk or Greek yogurt and make delicious frozen desserts in less than ten minutes. Plus, how great is it that it makes single servings?
This is the perfect gift for someone looking to create a delicious and healthy holiday feast. Epicure offers clean products made of whole, real foods, which are 100% gluten-free, nut-free, and sugar conscious. The Holiday Collection includes the Poultry Gravy Mix, Sage and Apple Stuffing Seasoning, Turkey Seasoning and Holiday Seasoning.
This unique four-piece Mason jar cocktail shaker is meant for mixing up cocktails, but also happens to be perfect for making a variety of cold brew drinks or shakes. Glassware that looks this stylish and has more than one purpose is a winner in our books! Ok, truth be told, we may shake up a few cocktails in it from time to time - for the company of course.
We use these silicone cupcake liners at home all the time. They are perfect for using as dividers in bento lunch boxes, carrying cupcakes, serving as chocolate molds, and of course, baking muffins. Our kids love the fun colours - we love that they're made from food-grade silicone and have no chemicals coatings!
A healthy foodie’s holiday wish list would not be complete without the best blender on the market! The power of the Vitamix liquifies everything to effortlessly produce a smooth and even consistency. Easily make smoothies, nice cream, salad dressings, nut milks, flour, soups, and more. Plus, it's a breeze to clean!
If you're looking for simple, family friendly, real food meals that are nutritious and don't compromise on taste, then Help Yourself to Seconds is the book for you! With over 120 gluten-free, dairy-free and refined sugar-free recipes that taste absolutely delicious, this is a cookbook you will refer to time and time again.
If the vegan on your list doesn't have this cookbook yet, then run out and buy it now! Oh She Glows is proof that healthy, vegan food can taste absolutely delicious! Easy, quick and straightforward recipes with easy-to-find ingredients makes this one of our daily, go-to cookbooks. If this book is already on their bookshelf, check out Oh She Glows Every Day.
Minimalist Baker's Everyday Cooking is another one of our favourite cookbooks. It features over 100 vegan recipes that are easy to prepare, delicious and incredibly nutritious. And don’t even get us started on the gorgeous food photography. This could easily be a coffee table book if it wasn’t getting so much use in our kitchen!
Kat Mendenhall's vegan cowboy boots are a one-of-a-kind treasure. Each pair is custom designed by the customer, and 100% handcrafted in Texas. Using a high quality vegan leather, the boots are durable, breathable, water-resistant, and will wear well for years to come. A great way to spoil the vegan, or the cowgirl, on your list.
Living Libations is an exquisite line of serums, elixirs and essentials oils for those seeking the purest of the pure botanical health and beauty products on the planet. Each product we tested smelled absolutely delicious and felt wonderful and soothing on our skin! The Winter Beauty Kit, which contains everything to nourish skin in the drier winter months, is a great gift for the outdoor enthusiast.
We adore these upcycled glasses that feature your favourite Canadianisms! Great for the Canadian outdoorsmen or expat, they ring hilariously true, and are perfect for sitting back after a long day outside and relaxing with your favourite brew - in our case, a kombucha! Plus, that are Canadian-made, dishwasher-safe and hold a full beer (or kombucha).
This profanity-infused coloring book tops our list for best stress-relieving gift ideas. With all the daily stresses in your life, sometimes you just need to tell everyone to f**k off in a safe, not-gonna-get-fired kinda way. This adult colouring book allows you to express your defiance by drawing outside the lines, coloring everything black, or doing whatever other kind of coloring you f**king well please.
We are all about Canadiana this winter and what better gift for the outdoor lover than this awesome Tweed Cabin Throw? Reminscent of traditional Canadian cabin socks, this made-in-Canada throw is perfect for cuddling on the couch or curling up with a book by the fire. An added bonus? It's machine washable!
We literally feel like we're barefoot in these lightweight Nike free training shoes. Our movements feel natural and weightless, and the shoes are super comfortable and breathable. They come in both women's and men's versions and a variety of colours but these are our fave!
Of course, we can’t forget the pooch! How adorable is this Canadian Pooch hoody that will keep your dog not only warm and comfy but stylish too? Unfortunately all our American dogs buddies will be jealous, because it's only sold in Canada. Comes in various sizes to fit all breeds of dogs.
Hatley has always been known for their fun, whimsical designs, and we especially love this set of four bear-themed plates that are perfectly suited for cottage life. Each set comes with four ceramic plates that are dishwasher-safe. Perfect for the outdoorsman, the healthy chef, or the foodie on your list.
Designed for casual Friday, sleep-in Saturday, lay-around Sunday and 'I have nothing to wear' Monday. You'll love the Province of Canada Lower Case Crewneck. Made in Canada and available in black, white and taupe. Once you try on one of these casual and cozy unisex crewnecks you will never want to take it off!
With its combination of unique, all natural ingredients, "The Best Deodorant in the World" is the most advanced, odour-fighting, all-natural, organic, vegan and chemical-free deodorant on the planet. Perfect for the vegans and fitness lovers on your list. From now until December 24th, buy one and get one free!
Let’s be frank, we adore anything made from coffee, especially when it does such wonderful things for our skin! This head-to-toe skincare kit is made to access all areas and is the perfect gift set for babes who want it all. It includes the original coffee scrub, a body balm, a creamy face cleanser, a creamy face scrub, and an everyday face moisturizer.
The yogi on your list will thank you for this monthly yoga retreat in a box! Each month they will receive 6-8 full-size products with a guaranteed value of over $70, designed to nourish and support their well-being, vitality, and growth. Each box is vegetarian and cruelty-free, GMO-free, and chemical-free.
Yogis will adore these absolutely gorgeous hand-crafted malas and bracelet stacks. Each necklace is made up of 108 beads, plus one guru stone, which serves as its focus point. The qualities of the semi precious stones and beads used in these malas and stacks are perfect for meditation, focusing energy and setting intentions. Custom orders are also accepted.
If you are in the US, we love Fuel Meals, which is a customized (genetically and biologically) meal delivery company. These exclusive meals, which are already cooked and only need 3 minutes to heat at home, are crafted with the highest quality, natural ingredients. This service is a great gift for individuals who are always on-the-go, yet are looking to maintain or improve healthy eating habits.
In Canada, we are hearing great things about the Healthy Eating Success Kit. This incredible package includes dozens of expert meal plans, hundreds of nutritionist-approved recipes, and ready-made shopping lists to help kick-start your healthy eating goals. The best part? It comes with year-long access to Meal Garden, a meal planning tool that lets you create unlimited, customized meal plans.
The TriggerPoint CORE™ Roller is ideal for anyone that is looking to prevent injuries or recovering from an injury. Its GRID pattern technology makes it the only solid foam roller on the market to channel blood and oxygen while you roll and the multi-density surface pattern is designed to break up knots and increase mobility, so you can move and feel better. Available in two sizes, 18" and 36".
We love that the 15 Minute Workout Club makes it easy to get strong and fit and build a long-lasting healthy lifestyle – all in just 15 minutes a day! Included in this year-long online program is a monthly workout plan, complete with workout videos, live education webinars, motivation emails, and accountability and support from your coach and trainer.
This outfit is definitely at the top of our wish list! The hooded jacket that has a slim, sculpting silhouette and curved hem, flattering your shape. Incredibly insulated yet ventilated, this piece regulates your temperature. Zip pockets allow you hold your cards or keys. Pair it with some awesome color-blocking leggings, and you will turn heads everywhere you go.
We love this super practical and stylish backpack that is fantastic for active individuals who are always on the go! Pack your gear and head to the gym in this unique, detailed dual entry backpack with a stow-away hood feature. This unisex backpack is perfect for the health-minded guys and gals on your list, and is sturdy enough for travelling as well.
Handful's popular Adjustable Handful Bras are designed to flatter, not flatten! They are perfectly suited for the small chested woman who wants the necessary support during rigorous activity. They are also designed to accommodate inserts or prosthetics so breast cancer survivors can use them and feel beautiful too. They're available in numerous colors, and come in a Y-back design too.
The amazing folks at S’well had a mission –to rid the world of plastic bottles. With beautifully crafted bottles that keep drinks cold for 24 hours and hot for 12, while also giving back to those in need, this is a mission we can totally get behind! S’well is a proud supporter of the U.S. Fund for UNICEF, donating $200,000 since 2015 to help provide clean water to the world’s most vulnerable children.
The FINIS Ultimate Swim Bag is packed with everything athletes need to cross-train or train for a triathlon/open water swim: goggles, edge fin, agility paddles, and asilicone swim cap. We especially love the Torque backpack, which was designed with swimmers and aquatic athletes in mind. It contains a rubberized bottom and internal waterproof compartments to keep contents dry while on the pool deck.
With multi-sport tracking, heart rate and sleep monitoring, guided breathing sessions, and a design that is to die for, the Fit Bit Charge 2 makes our hearts beat a little bit faster! Plus, we love that it notifies us of texts, calls and calendar alerts on our phone, which makes it easier to stay connected. The plum colour is definitely our fave but, black is classic too.
Live, Love and Eat is a monthly magazine dedicated to celebrating life, nutrition, self-care and well-being. All articles are written by health coaches and and professionals who have all overcome their own personal life and health challenges. This online magazine features insightful articles, simple and healthy recipes, health news and regular book features.
We love 100% Pure’s cruelty-free, green beauty items. All natural ingredients are sources from farms that do not use pesticides or chemicals, and they have a large vegan selection. Right now, they are having an amazing Thanksgiving Week Sale where many of my favorites are just $10 USD and $14 CAD. Check out the lip and cheek tint, semi-matte lipstick and more!
For under $25 you can't go wrong with these wireless sport headphones from Mpow, which we hear have a great battery life. We love that these earphones come with three sizes of earbuds and six different retainer sets in various shapes and sizes, ensuring an ergonomic and comfortable fit for everyone. Even better they are noise-cancelling and sweat-proof too.
We love Paw Pack's subscription box, which places a major focus on all-natural, eco-friendly products for dogs with a 100% allergy guarantee. Each month your furry friend will receive a selection of natural treats and chews along with eco-friendly toys and fun accessories. Each pack typically contains five items that will make your pooch your best friend forever.
We have been using our Petzl Tikka Headlamps for years and they are still going strong. These headlamps are great for evening runs, outdoor hikes, camping, and even for reading in the car on long overnight trips. These headlamps are a great gift for the climber, hiker, or camper on your list. We've noticed these are really popular among evening runners and tend to be worn by the Running Room crowd too.
This reversible hooded rain scarf is the coolest idea ever! The fleece scarf keeps you warm and the water repellant material and hideen scarf on the other side of the scarf keeps you dry! This scarf makes a great gift for both outdoor enthusiasts and fitness-minded folks who hate the idea of having to lug an umbrella around all day.
The perfect gift for the outdoorsman in your life. You can generate electricity and create smokeless wood flames so that you can cook, grill, or boil and charge your phone at the same time! Plus it comes with a lightweight Portable Grill and KeetlePot attachment which lets you save space and enjoy a wood-fired camp kitchen.
A great gift and potentially lifesaving device for the hikers and explorers on your list. This personal water filter is capable of filtering 1,000 litres of water and is still small enough to fit into your pocket. Even better, it contains no chemicals, and for each filter sold, a years worth of clean drinking water is provided to those in need.
The slack line is a great addition to any camper's entertainment kit and will keep kids, and adults, occupied for hours. It's easy to set up and install and comes with a training line that beginners can use while they are learning. This gift will provide hours of outdoor fun while increasing core strength and stability.
A fantastic stocking stuffer for walkers, runners and weight lifters. The Flipbelt makes it possible to store and secure your phone, credit cards and keys during your workout allowing you to go hands-free. This stylish slip-on belt won't add bulk, won't wiggle, and can even be worn under your clothes.
The vegans on your list will fall in love with this quarterly subscription box that contains four or more full-sized, vegan and cruelty-free make-up products. The products can also be customized based on your individual beauty profile, ensuring you get the colours that suit you the best.
This holiday EPIC has partnered with one of their favorite ranchers, White Oak Pastures, to offer a limited edition holiday gift set full of grass-fed goodies. This basket is perfect for those following a paleo diet, or who simply love meat. To be honest, we're drooling a little just looking at all the delicious goodies in this basket!
If you're a runner, chances are you have hung out at the Running Room at some point. Well, now you can show off the fact that you're a runner and a proud Canadian too. This Patriotic Beanie is made from 100% acrylic iceland yarn with a full knitted liner and will keep your head warm even in the coldest conditions.
My nutrition friends and I love this dehydrator because it's an easy and inexpensive way to make a variety of healthy snacks without chemical preservatives. We've made dried fruit, vegetable chips, dried herbs, and even beef and turkey jerky. This is a great gift for both the healthy eaters and the healthy chefs on your list.
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