Category: Shop Local

July 18, 2020 jennyfromtheblog No comments exist

Meet Nathan Flim. Scientist, entrepreneur, family guy and owner of The Fort Distillery. We had the good fortune of meeting up with Nathan this week to learn a little bit more about the art of spirit-making and to tour this unique local business.  After graduation from university with a chemistry degree and a few business…

May 19, 2020 jennyfromtheblog No comments exist

Covid-19 seems to be messing with everything we love, including BBQ season for the non-vegans amongst us. With outbreaks in our local meat packing plants and resulting shut-downs, analysts are expecting supply shortages, meaning increased prices, and line-ups for meat. Worst of all, imported American beef is being highlighted in our local grocery stores, further…

December 21, 2018 jennyfromtheblog No comments exist

Everyone wants a piece of your time, so it seems, through the holidays. It can be exhausting. I know there are so many contests, flyers and ads popping up to bombard your senses, so I wanted to take a moment to thank everyone who participated for your overwhelming support with this contest. I would also…

November 25, 2018 jennyfromtheblog No comments exist

Cheers to the Local Entrepreneurs! We’re big advocates for local business owners, entrepreneurs & franchisees that put their heart and souls into their businesses. They are the lifeblood of our community, the dreamers, doers and job creators. By shopping local, you keep your money circling the neighborhood. It is better for the economy, for the…