March Break Getaway – What to Pack: Hot/Cold

March Break is just around the corner! Be prepared and fully stocked with our must-have items when heading to a sunny beach vacation, or hitting the slopes for a cool ski vacation!… We’ve got you covered!

Detox Your Bathroom Cupboard

As we consider getting a clean start to the new year by cleaning up our diets and detoxing our bodies, why not consider going the extra mile by detoxing the products we use on our skin? Ditching conventional toxic products and greening up your bathroom cupboard can have benefits of not only being healthy for the skin, but it’s also good for our overall health and environment.

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Foraging For Wildflowers of the Season

The saturated colours of autumn are in full swing – the perfect time to forage for flora of the fall harvest! There’s a myriad of ways to bring these vibrant shades of the season into your home to create the kind of coziness we crave when nights turn chilly and daylight begins to wane. Instead … Continued

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Baby Massage: The Power of Gentle Touch

Bonding with your newborn is so important in your early days together. Getting to know your new little one, and in turn, letting them know they are safe and loved solidifies the unique connection between parent and child for years to come. One gentle way to encourage bonding is through baby massage.

Our Home & Native Plants: East Coast

FIELD GUIDE: EAST COAST PROVINCES: NEW BRUNSWICK, NOVA SCOTIA,  NEWFOUNDLAND & LABRADOR, PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND Region / Habitat: This ecozone harbours a rich, varied array of natural vegetation, with coniferous and deciduous trees throughout the terrain. Mixed forest blankets Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island, while the Taiga and Boreal forests cover Newfoundland … Continued

Our Home & Native Plants : Praries

FIELD GUIDE: THE PRAIRIES Matter is celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday with a virtual trans-Canada road trip to explore our country’s botanical offerings! Part three in our ongoing series brings us inland:   PROVINCES: ALBERTA, MANITOBA, SASKATCHEWAN   Region/Habitat: Big sky and sloping plains define the landscape of the Prairies, punctuated by beautiful escarpments and valleys. … Continued

Our Home and Native Plants: West Coast

Continuing with our celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday, we travel westward to explore our beautiful Pacific coast in part two of our cross-Canada botanical journey:   FIELD GUIDE: WEST COAST  Province: British Columbia   Region/ Habitat: This region is composed of one province: British Columbia (BC), on the Pacific coast of Canada. This eco-zone is … Continued

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