Do Your Own Cleaning Products Workshop

Last weekend we hosted our first workshops of the year with Suzanne Laverdière from Faveur Montreal, one of our makers of natural soap. Both the morning and afternoon workshop were well attended and Suzanne taught us her easy recipes for laundry powder, natural stain remover and her (truly) magic scrubbing paste. Want to try them [...]

2018-02-07T18:48:27+00:00 January 31st, 2018|

Got mylk?

We explained and practiced MYLK-making during last week's workshop. Got it! Over the past months many of you have asked us to carry non-dairy milk alternatives at the store. The reality is we could, but the shelf life would be extremely short - only up to 3 days - which, we are afraid, [...]

2017-12-19T19:43:56+00:00 December 19th, 2017|

This year, give the gift of Zero Waste!

December is well on its way, and so are all of our preparations for the holidays! This past weekend we hosted two workshops in-store, presenting a few easy-to-make, zero-waste gift ideas, as well as the different, and environmentally sustainable ways to wrap our gifts. Madeleine (left) and Julie (right) during our Saturday Zero Waste [...]

2017-12-11T19:14:53+00:00 December 11th, 2017|

We are officially open at 1130 Wellington Str. West in Ottawa!

After what was an incredible and inspiring official opening weekend, we would like to take this opportunity to say an official thank you to all of you. Thank you to everyone that has supported NU, from the time when it was just a vision, all the way to opening our doors in the Hintonburg neighbourhood and becoming [...]

2017-11-15T16:15:54+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|