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This Saturday indulge and support St Norbert Farmers Market

A few weeks ago, Lar and I went to St Norbert Farmers' Market and indulged

we enjoyed freshly squeezed lemonade ,  apple fritter from Bronuts , farmer burger & spring rolls

the following week I took my sister and stocked up on locally grown vegetables,  jam, deserts, and grass fed meat 

I wouldn't consider myself a great cook but these fresh greens sitting on my counter inspired me to make zucchini lasagna...and it was amazing (very surprised)

fresh flowers, honey, waffles, dog treats, wood carvings, pies, gluten free, grass fed, organic spices, jerky, hula hoops, plants, popcorn, pizza & live music

go early, check out the market, take the time to sit and enjoy some grub website for info St.Norbert Farmers Market  or St.Norbert Farmers Market facebook

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Gift Ideas: Stuff Your Own Stocking!

I LOVE waking up Christmas morning to a fun-filled STOCKING! And it seems as though they have become much more elaborate over the last few years. Skip the traditional toothbrush and socks and check out our MUST HAVE stocking stuffers of the season…

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4. Starbucks Instant Peppermint Mocha Packets 

5. Anthropologie Candles

6. Cherry Blooms Mascara (Jody's Salon, Winnipeg)

7. EOS Lip Balm - great for keeping your lips moisturized during the cold months!

8. Earrings from Maison Birks, Winnipeg - "Diamonds are a Girls Best Friend"

9. Pierre Cardin Hosiery (Diva Lingerie)

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