Posts tagged Collingwood
Primitive Patterns - Helping Us Reconnect Through Fitness

Primitive Patterns is becoming locally known for their dynamic outdoor fitness classes that they run at the heart of Sunset Point, the inukshuk. Rain or shine the team is 100% committed to providing you with an experience that’ll leave you replenished, connected and clear minded. Currently they have 5 trained instructors on the roster, each bringing their own unique educational knowledge and passion to the programs - each and every day.

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Always Cooking With Soul - Jeff Beltran

Known for his Ch’waffle creations and most recently his ramen pop-up events at Gibson and Company, Collingwood local Jeff Beltran deserves a high-five and gold star for his flavour packed dishes. Dishes likes the breakfast poutine he whipped up for me a few years ago that I’m STILL talking about. He’s a true local gem!

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A Lokal Guide: Gifts for the Little Ones

I’m never not amazed by the bundle of talented women that surround me including some fierce small business owners– behind the scenes creating, making, supporting, being mom’s and everything in between. I wanted to round up some of my favourite local businesses that specialize in adorable handmade baby goods so that I could support these entrepreneurs I speak so highly of.

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Admiring the Town from a New Perspective

We have such a diverse amount of talent in the South Georgian Bay area and for me, I wake up feeling so grateful for the fresh water, the lush hills, the forests and of course the hardworking small business owners that truly bring our community together and make it so dang special. One local business that resonated with me was Blink Eyewear, owned and operated by the lovely Jessica Strype. Giving us a lens to see this local beauty.

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Two Boss Babes Making Local Waves

It makes me so happy when I see local friends joining forces to bring change within our community, or as they like to say "making waves". Local gals Tamara Hibbard (Dream by Day) and Aysia Garbe (Bay Blue) have recently teamed up to bring to life a series of artisan markets, aimed at bringing together Ontario crafters while raising awareness for local non-profits and initiatives. Oh boy do we need this!

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All Good Things at Press Juice Co.

There is something so special about this quaint spot that I frequent on my days off. Located in the heart of bustlin' Collingwood, Press Juice Co. has been slinging nutrient packed smoothies, whipping up next-level salads and offering meal options using natural + organic ingredients since day one.  Fit for the gluten free, the vegan, the vegetarian, the dairy free, and the girl like me who more often than not needs a healthy change-up from all that pizza consumption.

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Fuel Your Body With SoulFire Holistics

Alex Kimble, owner of SoulFire Holistics, is changing the way I feel about eating healthy. With years of hard work and dedication, Alex has nurtured her business into something much more than she could have imagined. Soulfire Holistics is a 3 division business including Yoga, Lifestyle Coaching and Nutrition. Together these strands encompass all that Alex is passionate about and it truly shines through in her devotion to her community.

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Guest Post: A Guide for Vegan Hotspots in Collingwood, Ontario

I've invited Wilderness Soap Co. Owner, Laura, to share with us her fave vegan restaurants and shops of Collingwood as she leads a plant-based lifestyle each and every day. Living in a small town can be hard for options but there are some flavourful, vegan-friendly spots worth mentioning for those on the hunt. 

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Wake Up and Smell the Apples

It's no secret that I love autumn and all that it brings. If you didn't know, now you do! From cozy sweaters and pumpkin carving, to apple picking and craft shows, there is no shortage of things to do in the Georgian Triangle. It's a quick season, but just enough time to pack everything in before the big Thanksgiving feast. 

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All Things Local at Sideroad Farm

It goes without saying, we have SO many amazing farmers in the area who grow, nurture and supply amazing organic produce + goods to our community. I recently had the opportunity to visit Pat and Amy at their home, Sideroad Farm, and see where the magic happens (and I'm talking about the veggies and that sort of stuff, guys). 

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Wilderness Soap Co.

Wilderness Soap uses a unique soap recipe, handcrafted by Laura herself, using a 6 week cold pressing process. Each bar is filled with oodles of natural ingredients such as cocoa + shea butter, essential oils and root powders to give each piece its colour. The aesthetics of her products are truly something beautiful. 

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