1. Green Beaver
Green Beaver is a Canadian brand started by a scientist couple making natural products including this multipurpose, organic cleaner redolent of fresh citrus. Versatile around the kitchen as dish soap, veggie wash, floor cleaner, and stovetop scrub this concentrated liquid soap can also be used as a body wash. With ingredients like sunflower oil and coconut oil it will do wonders for your skin as you clean! Zesty Orange Castile Liquid Soap, $12.99;
Chocolate and caramel are a marriage made in heaven. Add in the crisp texture of a Leibniz cookie and the experience is sublime. Best of all, Bahlsen sources sustainable cocoa from West Africa for its products. Translation? This is a treat you can feel good about eating.
3. World Cuisine
Endless chopping be done! Better still, make all kinds of inventive dishes with this four-blade vegetable slicer. In the mood for vegan? Spiralize some zucchini and top with a cashew and garlic sauce. Want easy prep for the game? Stuff accordion potatoes with cheese and bake. Need to whip up a salad in a jiffy? (You get the idea!) We also love the handy tray for the cut vegetables. 4 Blade Spiralizer, $ 65.41;
This original food article first appeared in the Winter 2016 issue of City Style and Living Magazine.