Products we like: July 2021

From their farm to your spoon – Experience the difference of CanMar Roasted Seeds

If you want to fuel your day with Omega-3’s, fibre, lignans and keep your heart healthy and more, check out these great products. Use them in your favorite recipes or check out the recipes in the CanMar website  Personally I am a huge fan, using CanMar flax in everything from my smoothies, to granola to all my baking! (and through Covid – I have done a lot of baking!) Enjoy!

Egg Farmers of Ontario

You have seen their ads, met many egg farmers at AWC and heard some great stories from egg farmers at the AWC podium. Check out their website at

Dovetail Workwear Canada

It all started with three women — two with muddy knees, one knee deep in textiles. Together they undertook the challenge to redefine women’s workwear. Their mission is to encourage women to enter and succeed in non-traditional occupations. Dovetail Workwear envisions the future as all women fulfilling their personal potential, thriving in their work, and strengthening their communities.

Dovetail Workwear: Fit for the job. Capable of anything.

Prairie Beef. Naturally.

You have met Kent and Tracey at AWC conferences, and heard Kent speak about their operation at a recent AWC. I am a regular at their shop at the Calgary Farmers’ Market to get my beef supply – just the best. Nothing like it! Check out their website at and say hi to the team next time you are there! I just might be there too!

Smak Dab Gourmet Mustard

So proud to present Smak Dab, founded by Red Seal Chef, Carly Minish-Wytinck, Smak Dab Mustard is thoughtfully crafted in a small family-run operation in northern Manitoba and uses 100% Canadian mustard seeds. Looking to exceptional local ingredients, Carly creates unique and diverse flavour combinations that compliment anything from a simple salad dressing to a long and slow-cooked meal. Expect healthy and wholesome ingredients through and through; a product that is low in fat, sodium, and sugar; and wherever possible, gluten-free. After Carly spoke at AWC , I became a big fan of her products and use them on everything – egg salad, all my beef meals and every sandwich I can! You have to try it – or all or them – I have! Check Carly’s site at

And here is a special offer to our readers! If you are interested in trying out some mustard and purchasing your new favorite from Carly’s online store, use the exclusive promo code AWA15 for 15% off your purchase of $45 or more!