Healthy Foodie

For those on your list most likely to brown bag it, these gifts celebrate a healthy lifestyle.

Gift Ideas for the Healthy Foodie 

1. Gwen in Rome

Health guru Gwyneth Paltrow shares her favourite good-for-you recipes.

It’s All Good: Delicious, Easy Recipes That Will Make You Look Good and Feel Great. $21.94. Available at Indigo.

2. Totes Cute

A cheeky tote that’s sturdy and large enough to make a good haul at the local market.

Oh Kale Yeah. $19. Available at West Elm.

3. Easy Clean

This kit comes with a spray-nozzle bottle, lemon juicer, microfiber cloth and a booklet of environmentally-friendly cleaning recipes.

Recipe Natural Cleaning Bottle. $13. Available at Crate&Barrel.

4. Save It

Syonara to wilted herbs. This handy herb helper keeps basil boisterous and parsley peppy.

Cuisipro Herb Keeper. $22. Available at Amazon.ca.

5. Hot Pot

More than just for dim sum, this bamboo steamer is great for veggies like kale or broccoli and even whole fish.

Bamboo Steamer. $34. Available at Williams-Sonoma.

6. Skinny Snacks

Make homemade chips with everything from potatoes to beets, and apples or pears without adding extra fat.

Mastrad Topchips Chips Maker. $20. Available at Bed Bath & Beyond.

7. Drink To That

This portable purification bottle uses charcoal to naturally reduce chlorine, balance the pH and add minerals to tap water.

Eau Good Water Bottle, $22. Available at Plain & Simple.

8. Get Growing

Always have fresh herbs on-hand with this all-in-one herb growing pot and scissor holder.

Normann Copenhagen Herb Stand, $45. Available at The Modern Shop.

9. Time Saver

Just got a manicure? No problem. This immersion blender lets you whip up multiple dishes, think homemade soups to baby food and beyond, with the push of a button.

Cuisinart Smartstick Immersion Blender – Red. $45. Available at Amazon.ca.

10. Meal Ticket

Toting lunch in a stainless steel vessel ensures that today’s fruit salad doesn’t taste like last week’s garlic chicken.

New Wave Enviro Stainless Steel Food Container. $16. Available at Amazon.ca.