With the nicer weather comes sunny days to spend "road tripping" around your area to local farms, food markets and outdoor markets where you can find everything from fresh produce and local honey to handcrafted soaps and skincare products....... and as an added bonus you'll find something else as well
YOU WILL FIND PEACE OF MIND
You will find peace of mind knowing that you are feeding yourself and your family food that is made with love and care by people who are passionate about what they do! You will find peace of mind knowing that you are using products that are made with love and care by people who are passionate about what they do! And you will find peace of mind knowing that you have met the person growing, making and creating the products you are buying... they have a name and a face and a voice, they are not just a logo or a brand.
You get to meet them in person, you get to ask them questions and best of all....
YOU WILL GET AN HONEST ANSWER
You will get an honest answer because people who are passionate about what they do, how they do it and why they do it are just as passionate about sharing that with you! ... they take great pride in their work and honesty and transparency is important to them and that translates into you getting important and honest information about the products you are purchasing!
SO VISIT LOCAL MARKETS IN YOUR AREA
check your local paper for market locations
make a list of what you need for the week
ask questions about how they grow, raise or make their products
FIND A LOCAL FOOD MAP AND TAKE A ROAD TRIP
google local food maps in your area
print it off or pick one up at the designated location
map out your route for the day
take a road trip and find some great products
place a star beside the products you've tried and love and share the word with others
BUY FRESH.......BUY LOCAL.......FIND PEACE OF MIND!
Where is your favourite place to purchase fresh, local foods? Do you have a favourite local product that you love? Leave a comment below to share with others
I am pleased to announce our commitment to Canadian Feed the Children, an organization dedicated to providing support to children and families in Canada as well as internationally in Bolivia, Ethiopia, Ghana and Uganda.
We have committed to donating a portion of our monthly sales to Canadian Feed the Children to help provide children and families in need with such things as increased access to nutritious food and quality education, and community support. Together we are creating a healthier and brighter future for children around the world.