Posts Tagged ‘history’

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Will you be our Newgetine?

Valentine’s Day gets a lot of flack for being an over the top, consumer driven, sappy mess. But we shouldn’t be so cynical, there’s a lot of history behind this day of celebrating love. St Valentine’s Day was named for a martyred saint in the third century. There were actually a few saints with the [...]

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Happy Birthday, Canada!

Happy 147th birthday, Canada! Cheers to another year of maple syrup, hockey, poutine, toques, Canadian bacon, and all the Tim Hortons double-doubles you can drink! What’s happening with Newget this July is that we’re going to be part of the Foodie Pages July Chef’s Box, curated by Canadian Chef Nick McGregor! What better way to celebrate [...]

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Summer Lovin’!

This month’s blog comes courtesy of our social media guru, Rae! Enjoy!!   Summer; AKA: a great time to grab some pals, get the heck out of the city and head to the mountains for some camping, hiking and other such wilderness adventures. I believe this is one of Michelle’s, the Chief Artisan and mascot [...]