Sometimes you just need to take a personal day and pamper yourself with some TLC. That’s where Colouring It Forward’s EquinoxBox ($75) comes in. Specially curated from local businesses run by Indigenous women, each box includes self-care products, guides from an Indigenous elder on activities to encourage joy and calming artwork. It’s the perfect blend of peace and relaxation to make you feel good while you do some good. The boxes arrive every three months around the solstice and equinox with seasonally reflected products like sweet orange skin lotion and bath bomb for the Summer EquinoxBox. There’s more than $120 worth of products inside each box, so you can enjoy supporting your mental health and local businesses and getting a deal at the same time.
This article appears in the September 2021 issue of Avenue Calgary.