Joe and Lily – East Exchange

Winnipeg’s specialty coffee shops continue to boom. Two of the most recent additions are in the Exchange district. On the west side is Bronuts, which is right next door to King + Bannatyne. On the eastside is Joe and Lily. While I like both places, I’m more excited by the arrival of Joe and Lily. …

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Bell Tower Community Cafe

It’s a typical scene that you see at many food banks. People come in the door, line-up and wait as they proceed along to the table, where they register to receive a food hamper. However, it’s what happens after they’ve registered that make this food bank a little different. This food bank is the Bell …

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Tall Grass Prairie (Forks)

Tall Grass Prairie Bakery started off in the Wolseley neighbourhood of Winnipeg. It’s a place I had long been aware of, but didn’t really visit often, until I started to be involved at St. Margaret’s Anglican Church. Many of the members there are long-term, loyal customers. It was only recently that I learned part of …

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