O, Canada! Our Home & Native Plants!

As part of our celebration for Canada’s 150th anniversary this year, we’re focusing on some of the amazing indigenous plants that we use in our products here at Matter Company. This three-part series breaks the country down into major regions, taking a closer look at the botanicals each one has to offer. First stop: Matter’s … Continued


The Effects of Pollution On Our Skin

With longer days approaching, the warmth of summer frees us to shed our literal and figurative layers, exposing more of our skin to the elements. As a preventative, we know to protect our skin from the effects of the environment and harmful UVA & UVB rays from the sun – but what about the effects … Continued


Dyeing Eggs Naturally

Painting eggshells is a fond family activity in many households this time of year.  Instead of using artificial dyes and food colouring why not use household ingredients to naturally dye your farm fresh eggs?  Common food items such as red beets, onion skins, and tea can be used to turn plain white eggs into marvelous … Continued


March Break Getaway – What to Pack: Hot/Cold

Heading to the Beach… Natrual Sun Care Creme for Baby:  A delicate blend of organic Calendula & Sunflower oil, our non-greasy formula provides full spectrum UVA and UVB protection for the entire family by using non nano, un-coated zinc oxide.  Rated #1 by EWG. Reef Friendly! Baby Lip & Cheek Balm:  Had a little too … Continued


Blue Corn Lavender Cleanser

We’ve “unearthed” an old recipe from the archives.  Our Blue Corn Cleanser was one of the first products in our skin care line up… back in the day!  No longer in circulation, we thought we’d share this oldie but goody with you!  This mild daily cleanser is wonderful for those with sensitive skin.  It massages … Continued


My Favorite Green Smoothie Recipe

Being a lady boss I often find prepping three healthy meals and staying on top of my diet can be a bit of a challenge.  Breakfast is one of the more difficult times of the day, as its easy for me to fill up on coffee and forget to have something in my tummy before … Continued


Lavender Tea Latte

  After all  the craziness of  Christmas has subsided, its time to stop and take a well deserved break and enjoy a little “me” time.  I love to curl up in my favourite chair with a good read and a soothing, transformative lavender tea latte. Delicate floral notes lightly sweetened with raw honey warms from … Continued


Holiday Wishes from Matter Company

Wishing you all the best this holiday season. xo


Matter Hits the Road this Holiday Show Season!

We are hitting the road this holiday season and we are excited to visit our customers along the way! Be sure to follow us on instagram @mattercompany for exclusive promotions and giveaways. Hope to see you at one of these shows: NOVEMBER 9-13 | CIRCLE CRAFT – VANCOUVER | BOOTH 201 NOVEMBER 17-20 | ART MARKET – CALGARY | BOOTH … Continued


Herbal Cough Syrup Recipe

  Herbal Cough Syrup Recipe With the days growing colder, I like to prepare for the impending cold and flu season by making a batch of herbal cough syrup to have handy when feeling under the weather. Instead of reaching for strong, over-the-counter cough medicines that often suppress a cough and the natural functions of … Continued