Heather MacMillan

Heather MacMillan, Little Trickle Farm

HOMESPIN: LITTLE INTERVIEWS WITH BIG THINKERS LITTLE TRICKLE FARM Douglas, Ontario Favourite local hangout? The Ottawa River at the Lorne and Coliseum (two rapids on the river… two VERY big rapids). Blanket on Foy Beach or Paddle the Bonnechere? Paddle the Bonnechere. (bien oui) What’s your favourite local business? Engine…

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Kylah Dobson and Zack Loeks

Kylah Dobson and Zach Loeks, Rainbow Heritage Farm

RAINBOW HERITAGE GARDEN Cobden, Ontario Favourite local hangout? Neat Café for both. Zach: My root cellar (which just won a Premier’s award for Agri-Food Innovation Excellence). Kylah: My yurt Blanket on Foy Beach or Paddle the Bonnechere? Kylah: Blanket on Foy Beach Zach: Paddle on the Bonnechere. Name one thing/person…

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Deedee Sanderson

Deedee Sanderson, Madawaska River Rentals

MADAWASKA RIVER RENTALS Quadeville, Ontario Favourite local hangout? The beach, the river, swimming—nature. Blanket on Foy Beach or Paddle the Bonnechere? Paddle the Bonnechere (see first question). What’s your favourite local business? Grandma’s Pantry in Killaloe. Name one thing/person that brought you to this area. I moved away and returned—for…

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Kim Elkington

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HOMESPIN: LITTLE INTERVIEWS WITH BIG THINKERS ALGONQUIN TEA COMPANY Eganville, Ontario Favourite local hangout? My yoga class at The Space Between in Eganville. Blanket on Foy Beach or Paddle the Bonnechere? Paddle the Bonnechere (no hesitation). What’s your favourite local business? The Eganville Country Store—tibetan bowls, movies and gas all…

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Maureen MacMillan

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Learning from a local pro: social media for business November 10, 2014 | By Natalie Robinson, Homespin   Using social media for business is a new skill entrepreneurs must have. This can be intimidating. Homespin is a marketing company, serving businesses from Barry’s Bay to Eganville, and it offers, among…

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Sigrid Geddes

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HOMESPIN: LITTLE INTERVIEWS WITH BIG THINKERS SIGRID NATURALS Wilno, Ontario Why do you do what you do? Because it lets me control my time, because I feel like I’m making a good product and because environmentally and health wise [it’s good]. It’s hands on and I like the feeling of…

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Megan Spencer

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HOMESPIN: LITTLE INTERVIEWS WITH BIG THINKERS THE SACRED GARDENER Golden Lake, Ontario Favourite local hangout? My backyard—the back 40. Blanket on Foy Beach or Paddle the Bonnechere? Paddle the Bonnechere (see first question). What’s your favourite local business? The Watershed Gallery Cafe in Eganville Name one thing/person that brought you…

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Chris Hinsperger

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HOMESPIN: LITTLE INTERVIEWS WITH BIG THINKERS BONNECHERE CAVES Eganville, Ontario Favourite local hangout? Oh geez, I have several—places where I hang out with people in a semiformal setting and talk about the opportunities and value of the beautiful place we live in —could be a park in Eganville, Frisco’s, the…

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