Sea Moss

We have been selling Sea Moss (Irish Moss) for many years now. The sales just continue to get crazier. We get a whole community of people from the Caribbean, people that are using it for a variety of health benefits, and some that are just adding it to their smoothies as a thickener. When I …

Alberta Living Wage

Since we started our business over 30 years ago we have paid our staff higher than the Alberta ‘minimum wage’. For several years we pursued achieving the Edmonton/Alberta Living Wage for all employees. We have always paid one dollar more than the minimum wage but felt that was not enough. When the Alberta NDP government raised …

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation – Sep 30, 2021 First, we have to have acknowledgement and then a process of healing complete with support services and funding. This is the first year of official acknowledgment of the genocide that our past and present governments and societies have inflicted on the Indigenous Peoples of this …

Payment Shift

Payment Shift – Debit vs Credit Cards Most people that follow us on Social Media and/or read our blog posts know that we are a local independent business. As such, we know firsthand how valuable it is that we support local businesses at all times, not just during pandemics, global economic collapses, etc. We want …

Critical Worker Benefit program

I have a problem with the UCP’s plan regarding their role out of the Critical Worker Benefit program. First – EVERYONE deserves financial support from the government. That is the governments’ job! A plumber that is called out in the middle of the night to fix a furnace or burst water pipe is an essential …

New Products as of February 10th

I am excited to share all these new New Products as of February 10th, 2021. We have a bit for everyone this week: ‘Half & Half’ from Silk – a blend of oats and coconut with 10.5% fat to enrich your coffee Rawesome ‘cheese’ cakes and spreads – vegan and raw Pukka Teas Sheese ‘Cheddar …

Just Egg

At the beginning of February, I saw a mention in one of our supplier catalogues for this exciting new product from Just Egg. Just Egg is a product that Canadian vegans or that are allergic to eggs have been looking forward to trying for a long while. I have tried to obtain the liquid Just …

New Products on February 10th

I think this is a great selection of New Products on February 10th.   Some great new products this past week: ++ vegan ‘Half & Half’ from Silk – a blend of oats and coconut with 10.5% fat to enrich your coffee ++ Rawesome ‘cheese’ cakes and spreads – vegan and raw ++ Pukka Teas …

Butler Soy Curls

People are REALLY enthused about this product. Our sales in 2020 were double our 2019 sales. I think that is because people are discovering the versatility of these Butler Soy Curls. Have you tried them? We only offer these soy curls in bulk so please bring your own bag or container to refill. Our mission …