Ocean Bottom Soaps – 12 Soaps of ChristmasLast year we brought you Ocean Bottom Soaps Canadian Beer Eh! Body Bar (Made with Preservative Free Walkerville Beer. This year, they’ve done it again but this time with local wine. Check out their Sweet Addiction line including a unique bar made with Pelee Island Winery’s Baco Noir. The 3 pack line includes Clean Bean, Wine Not and their signature Chocolate Sugar or Dark Chocolate soaps. Not enough? How about Ocean Bottom Soaps “12 Soaps of Christmas”. Enlighten your senses with a variety of their 12 soaps of Christmas. Over 2 pounds of different soaps. Cost: $21.00 (Sweet Addiction line) and $49.95 (12 Soaps of Christmas). oceanbottomsoap.com Same train of thought: Serenity Lavender Farm – soaps, candles and oils…or you can do the edible lavender stuff serenitylavender.com.
Membership to Secret Sip Coffee ClubGive the gift of phenomenal Canadian micro roasted coffee to all your peeps over the holidays at secretsipcoffeeclub.com. Secret Sip Coffee Club is an exclusive monthly coffee membership, and the only collective in Canada focusing on the latest niche, premium, micro roasters. Cost: Approx. $15/month secretsipcoffeeclub.com Same train of thought: Check out Craftheads Brewing Company for their Cold Brew Coffee or I Luv Coffee for locally roasted coffee. Caffeine!!
Daryl’s Bars – Protein BarsStarting as a small bakery and eventually growing into a factory operation, Daryl’s Bars are distributed throughout southern Ontario, Western Canada and within the Mid-Western United States. These make great stocking stuffers. Cost: Varies shop.darylsbars.com Same train of thought: Strength Fuel System Infinit Nutrition Canada – Infinit Strength Blend or a gift card to Macro Foods, healthy pre-portioned meals delivered rite to your door or pick-up.
Gourmet Popcorn from Jones Popcorn
Jones Popcorn is located outside of the town of Leamington, Ontario, near a small community called Blytheswood. The popcorn is grown, harvested, stored, processed and packaged all at this location. Gift packages are available for purchase on the farm year round. Cost: Approx. $10 jonespopcorn.com
Vibe Bluetooth Speaker from LiquidWildThe Vibe Features dual bass drivers, dual passive radiators, and 360 degree sound, this speaker is so loud it’ll pump everyone into a dancing mood. Cost: $129.99 Bluetooth Speakers
YQG Inspired Apparel – Pushers Co.What’s a YQG gift guide without some locally inspired apparel? Pushers Co. has something for the whole family including those new babies. Rep your city proudly with these fashion pieces. Cost: Varies pusherscollective.com Same Train of Thought: Other great options include BB Branded’s WINcity line as well as RARE Apparel which just launched their second design of the Neighbourhoodie series…The weST Neighbourhoodie or our WEtech x RARE Apparel collabo #YQG❤️ shirt!
The Perfecta ShotPerfecta Shot Shooter Tutor is an On-Ice-Off-Ice training device that will assist you with SCORING GOALS! Each player will be encouraged with the interactive lights to develop quicker reactions while shooting and make faster decisions by keeping their eye on the target. Perfecta Shot’s overall goal is to interact with lights and develop optimal and rapid decision making while shooting on net. These advantages help improve overall scoring ability! Cost: Pre-order $299.00 perfectashot.com
The Hook Pusher’s – Mermaid TaleCost: $80 (Baby size), $100 (Toddler), $125 (Child) and $175 (Adult) etsy.ca/shop/TheHookPusher
Wolfhead Distillery – Coffee Whiskey Liquor or Grapefruit VodkaWolfhead is proud to already have 6 unique premium products available for onsite purchase. With more to come. Their double barrel Whisky is so bold that it stands alone among the pack. Strong but classy and elegant. Their small batch Vodka embodies craftsmanship at its finest. Fiercely elegant yet so smooth that it will unleash your inner wolf. One of my faves, the Coffee Whiskey Liquor. Cost: Varies drinkwolfhead.com Same Train of Thought: You might also consider gifting local wines, spirits and craft beers – here’s a list of local wineries, Pernod Ricard Wine and Spirits, and other micro-breweries across Windsor-Essex. Walkerville Brewery has some great holiday gifts packs including their Barrel Aged Scotch Ale.
Pawsitively A Dog Thing -All Natural Dog Treats
A local gift idea for your furry friends! Windsor’s original all natural bakery, Pawsitively a Dog Thing. They hand mix, roll, cut and bake their treats to perfection
EPIC Wineries PassportLocated at the Southern tip of Ontario, the EPIC (Essex Pelee Island Coast) Wine Country PASSPORT was created by wine country tourism to extend a warm Southern Welcome and enhance your visit to our wine region. The passport can be purchased online for $10.00 and will be mailed directly to your designated address. The PASSPORT to EPIC Wine Country contains over $100 in savings and benefits to the holder that can be redeemed as you visit each of the participating wineries, restaurants, accommodations and activities. epicwineries.com/2015/06/introducing-the-epic-wineries-passport
windsorrockgym.com Same Train of Thought: More sport and fitness inspired gift includes memberships to Windsor CrossFit, Adventure Bay Waterpark, Downtown Yoga Studio, Refine Fitness, or Moksha Yoga Windsor.