Ottawa Beauty and Skincare brands

Ottawa has many many talented folk who run small businesses. This guide is geared towards natural beauty and skincare. I personally love some of these local brands and condone the natural and clean aspects of their products. There are so many ingredients involved in creating skincare and beauty products, some of which are more harmfulContinue reading “Ottawa Beauty and Skincare brands”

Ottawa apparel brands

As I continue to support the local community, I’m finding more and more independent apparel brands. These makers put so much love into their products and deserve a shoutout. These are brands without storefronts, if you are looking for Ottawa shops with storefronts to support, click here Blondie Apparel Blondie is based out ofContinue reading “Ottawa apparel brands”

Your Ottawa Apparel Guide

Ottawa boasts a great variety of local apparel with both physical shops and with local makers. I’ve been slowly transitioning the majority of my wardrobe to Canadian made and supporting local. I’m sure there are a few spots and makers I might be missing, feel free to send me a message or leave a comment!Continue reading “Your Ottawa Apparel Guide”

Ottawa’s plants and flowers

Ottawa has some pretty amazing plant and flower shops. You can find a great list over on Ottawa River Lifestyle’s blog I have a few more shops to add to the list. The Ottawa Flower Market I’ve been attending the flower market since last summer when they had monthly pop-up markets at Somerset Square.Continue reading “Ottawa’s plants and flowers”

Cozy Canadian Brands – Part 2

To follow-up on my cozy Canadian brand list, here are additional brands to support, should you be on the lookout for loungewear or casual wear. British Columbia Jackson Rowe Jackson Rowe is based in Vancouver, BC and they have the coziest gear. I took one look at their jumpsuits and decided I have to getContinue reading “Cozy Canadian Brands – Part 2”

Cozy Canadian brands – Ontario edition

Since we have all been spending a little more time at home, the majority of us are lounging in our coziest gear. While some of us are living in sweatsuits, other are lounging in matching loungewear sets and coordinated sets. If you are looking to support local, small business or Canadian brands, here are someContinue reading “Cozy Canadian brands – Ontario edition”