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Local ShoppingToday is the primary-ever Small Business Saturday Shop locally as much as potential in support of your neighborhood’s independent small businesses. Not all the things you are purchasing for is offered nearby, however many objects are. Many shops sell a higher number of products than the store title implies. Go into your neighborhood’s shops, spend some time searching, and be pleasantly stunned by how a lot you’ll find there.

But a few months ago I decided to attempt one thing I might purchase in New West. I was hoping to save time (no more trips to Kiehl’s in Vancouver) and money. I bought a made-in-Canada deodorant from Green Beaver , which was out there at Donald’s Market. That’s after I found out just how nicely the Kiehl’s stuff works: when I saw (or rather, I’ve gotta say it, smelled) how poorly the Green Beaver stuff did. In normal it’s best … Read more

Municipal Retail Survey To Gauge Local Shopping Habits

Local ShoppingSince my yr formally ended Oct. 1, I’ve been sticking mainly to New Westminster for shopping. I’ve yet to hit Metrotown or some other mall, which can be a relief. You know how some folks love procuring so much they are energized by it? That’s not me. I typically come house from a trip to the mall feeling like I’ve had the life sucked out of me.

I like shopping more than blogging. Regular readers of this weblog (fingers crossed I have not lost everyone utterly) can have seen my blog entries have tailed off quite a bit. There’s all types of reasons for that; largely, life is busy. It saves time and energy: You do not need to waste your time going to shops, coping with crowds, and standing in strains. The entire process of shopping from an area store turns into even ore time-consuming when you do not … Read more