Articles by Liz Hysen

Liz Hysen

Liz lives Toronto with her husband Graeme and two children Leon & Louise. They love cycling around the city but also enjoy walking, taking transit or a toboggan to school on snowy days. Liz is the owner of Stroller Spa Toronto, a full-service, eco-friendly, stroller and car seat cleaning and repair service in Toronto's Junction neighborhood, an authorized service center for Maclaren, BOB/Britax, Bugaboo, Mountain Buggy, Phil&Ted’s, Peg Perego, Uppa Baby, and Baby Jogger/City Mini. Liz is also a musician, gardener and does freelance research work on the side.


1,000 Families Project: Green Parenting

This woman has carried the car-free, farmer’s-market-shopping ways of her kid-free days into life as a mother of two. In fact, her green lifestyle philosophy inspired a business she loves. Before I had children, I regularly bought clothes and furniture second-hand and rode my bike everywhere. I didn’t realize how much this had seeped into…