Make the Fusion Classic Part of your Festivities

December 17, 2018

  House of Knives is a successful 100% Canadian owned business that was first established in 1979. Their business model has distinguished them from any competitor by offering a broader selection of top quality products, a higher level of customer service, and a sharper focus on product knowledge.   FUSION CLASSIC 8″ CHEF’S KNIFE  The Fusion Classic 8” Chef’s Knife is an absolute cooking essential. Named the “chef’s knife” because…

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Building Trust As A Small Business In The Modern World

September 11, 2018

Small businesses often find it hard to trust their customers when they are first starting out. When you haven’t been in the game for very long, it is understandable that you would be nervous about this sort of area, especially with the stories which other business owners will tell. It can feel impossible to know who to trust, but you need to feel secure when you’re dealing with data and…

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Encourage Creativity with Bloco Toys this Holiday Season

December 5, 2017

Bloco is a groundbreaking patented construction toy whose high density foam pieces and uniquely designed plastic connectors interlink, stack and rotate at any angle to create lovable and captivating creatures you can play with or display as decorative items. No two pieces in a box are alike, yet they can be mixed and matched together in an inexhaustible medley of configurations, or even with pieces from other Bloco models. Whether…

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Inside & Out Cleaning + Giveaway

November 30, 2017

Inside & Out Cleaning   We know how busy life gets. When you want to relax at home it seems as though the chores always get in the way. At Inside & Out Cleaning they want to step in and make it easier for you enjoy your time at home with your family, friends and pets to the fullest! Inside & Out Cleaning takes pride in making the Ottawa community…

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Crunchy Mama – Soothing Salve

November 30, 2017

  Soothing Salve Crunchy Mama’s pride and joy. It’s wonderful for soothing the dry, itchy skin that accompanies Psoriasis and Eczema. This salve is also excellent as a spot treatment for acne! The neem is the star of the show in this salve as it is antifungal, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and provides excellent antioxidant properties. It soothes the skin and reduces inflammation and redness. In this salve is a blend of…

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Fablossom – Fun, Fast & Fabulous.

November 24, 2017

Fablossom is the creation of Anubias Enterprise LLC, a family-operated small business. In its beginnings, resources were very tight. To help make ends meet, they sewed fabric flower pins to sell at craft fairs. Hand-sewing took a long time, so they created different contraptions to speed up the process. At the same time, their children loved to sew fabric flowers for themselves. When their friends also wanted to make fabric…

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Algis Crafts + Giveaway

September 25, 2017

Algis and his wife Ruta live and work in Vilnius, Lithuania. From the day their fourth child was born, they knew that one of them had to stay at home to look after the children. It took about 4 years and 1 more child before they figured out what they wanted to start a business. Now, with five wonderful children, two dogs and a cat, Algis and Ruta have finally established a…

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Coast to Coast Coffee

September 7, 2017

Coast to Coast Coffee is Canada’s local roaster. Wherever you happen to live in this great country, they want to supply you with the world’s best coffee. Organic, Fair Trade and Freshly Roasted in small batches, they deliver amazing coffee right to your mailbox. Best of all, the shipping cost (including tax) is on them! Delicious, convenient and most importantly, affordable! Their coffee is perfect for brewing an outstanding cup…

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Lulabandana

August 31, 2017

Lulabandana is two unlikely friends; one tattooed 22 years old and a forty-something conservative woman, united in their love and passion for animals and their wish to make comfortable, quality and trendy items. They met each other working and volunteering in an animal shelter, sharing the same passion and will to do something for animals. All their items are handmade with care and love. Bowties The bows are made with…

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Purple Urchin

August 27, 2017

Purple Urchin is a handmade soap company located in Ottawa’s Chinatown. What started as experiments in a damp, dark basement soon became a business operating at farmers’ markets, craft sales and online. They have since vacated their original den of hygienic sorcery and set up a Chinatown storefront and production space. They love making soap because it lets them work with their hands and be creative without contributing materials to…

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