A Little Slice of Evan

  • A few changes are in the works…

    February 07 2018 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    A few changes are in the works…you are all no doubt aware of the new Ontario labour regulations (Bill C-148) with the obvious (and sometimes less obvious) change that it will bring to almost every workplace in the Province, including ours. The impact of this legislation on our store will be considerable because we have

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  • Valentine’s Day

    February 05 2018 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    We’ve got all the fixings, from the flowers to the food that will dazzle your Valentine. Guys make sure to give our florist a call in advance for a beautiful floral arrangement! And don’t forget the chocolates! Take a look at what’s baking, and place your orders in advance. Happy Valentine’s Day everyone! HEART SHAPED

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  • Pulled Pork for Superbowl!

    January 30 2018 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    We’ll have Pork Butts on special, which is the ideal cut to make succulent pulled pork. The pork “butt” is actually the highly-marbled shoulder roast and having to explain to a few dozen bewildered customers that it isn’t actually a pig’s ass made me reluctant to feature it by its given name. Charlie, the English

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  • Prime Rib Roasts!

    January 26 2018 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    Thomas here……Years and years ago when my mother, Cathy, was a young lass she told me that her mother would prepare a Prime Rib nearly every Sunday for dinner. As the cost of beef has grown exponentially in the decades since, the king of beef roasts has transitioned from a weekly staple to being reserved

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  • Robbie Burns Day

    January 25 2018 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    Robbie Burns is one of Scotland’s most important literary figures and is best known for his famous, and often humorous songs and poetry. He remains one of the most celebrated figures in Scottish history and culture and for that we celebrate his legacy. Make sure to pick up some of our Scottish fare in our

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  • House Plants!

    January 19 2018 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    If you have been to the store in the last week or so, you would have noticed the spectacular showing of lush house plants in our floral area. Not only are they a beautiful statement piece, but they also act as an air purifier which is essential during the winter months. We have an assortment

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  • A Special Thanks…

    January 02 2018 in Post Categories: NewsA Little Slice of Evan

    I usually sit and put pen to paper to just day a word of thanks. We started our little business over 30 years ago now on a hope and a prayer. Pretty well every morning I have a seat in our cafe and savour not just the coffee, but the experience. We have met a

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  • Thank You Robert!

    November 30 2017 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    It is with a mixture of happiness and sadness that I announce the retirement of Robert from the Village Grocer. Robert and I knew one another and worked together well before the Village Grocer began, and we have worked at Village Grocer together with a couple short interruptions for close to 30 years. The sadness

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  • Thank You

    November 24 2017 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    A big THANK YOU to everyone who came out to our Christmas Open House. We had a wonderful time last night and hope that you left with a full belly and some holiday inspiration and cheer for the upcoming season. We had a few winner from our raffle, and they are as follows: Wendy Chen

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  • Christmas Open House

    November 20 2017 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    Join us on Thursday November 23rd for our Christmas Open House! ‘Tis the season to gather and make merry. With Christmas just around the corner, we invite you to join us for an evening of tastes, scents, sounds, and sights of this magical holiday season on Thursday November 23rd from 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

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