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Craft Market Review: The Mom Market North York

As a vendor, I understand the worries of selling at a market that you’ve never sold at before. I’ve heard about other vendors getting ripped off, and I’ve personally sold at unsuccessful markets where traffic was low. But, I’ve also heard of fantastic markets where they were well organized and had a lot of traffic. I know some of my fellow vendors have participated in The Mom Market virtual and in-person markets before, but many haven’t. I participated in one last month and yesterday, so I thought I’d write up a review of my experiences over on my blog!

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5 Things to Give: Mother's Day 2020 Edition

Can you believe Mother’s Day is only a week away? If you’re scrambling for a last-minute gift idea, then this Mother’s Day gift guide is a must-read! From aromatherapy bath products, crotchet home goods and goats milk soap to unique jewellery and handmade cards, I’m featuring 4 amazing Canadian small businesses in addition to my own. These businesses include Balance Wellness, Tub Loves, Pegzie Creation, Ulov Jewelry and Thoughtfully Handmade. To learn more, keep scrolling!

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5 Things to Give: Zero Waste Edition

After taking a month off of blogging, I’m back with a new gift guide! This one features a bunch of Canadian environmentally-friendly and zero-waste businesses that I’m in love with. From ethically-sourced fashion and jewellery to handmade cloth pads, beeswax wraps and greeting cards, these gifts are perfect for anyone trying to go green! Couture Therapy, Garden of Eden Reusables, Earthology, The Groggy Owl and Thoughtfully Handmade, are all doing their best to protect our planet and have a sustainable business. If you need a gift, you need to check out this gift guide! To read, just keep on scrolling!

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5 Things to Give: Valentine's Day Edition

Valentine’s Day is coming up, and you need a present! But, you’re stuck on what to give to your significant other. Well, you’re in luck because I’ve curated a fantastic list of gift ideas featuring products from other Canadian small businesses. From cozy robes and pretty jewelry to handmade dryer balls, wax melts and cards, this guide has you covered! If you’re interested in what Hillcroft Housecoats, Gu+Ava Design Studio, Marashi, Suspicious Package Handmade and Thoughtfully Handmade have to offer, keep on reading.

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5 Things to Give: Fall Lover Edition

Who knows a fall lover? They love cold weather, seeing the leaves turn red and live for pumpkin spice EVERYTHING! But what do you get an autumn fanatic for their birthday, anniversary or a thank you gift? Well, I have the answer for you! From hand-knit toques, scarves and mittens, to handmade cards, jewelry and floral arrangements, there are many gift ideas for you to choose from. Featuring Foreversonflowersandmore, Thoughtfully Handmade, FuzzyCakes Knitwear, Hugs An Stitches and Meyari Jewelry., we want you to gift more thoughtfully. What's even better? They are all Canadian or American businesses! Continue reading to see all that they have to offer!

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