Eat Like an Urchin – The Best Smoothie EVER

People, in general, may not agree on much. But one thing we can all agree on is how hot Ottawa’s summers are. We whine all winter about not being able to feel our toes, but as soon as the snow melts the humidity rolls in and we begin to whine about the sweat pouring off of our bodies (you really do need soap, PU!). On busy days where cooling off...
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Find us in the Rideau Centre - We Dare You

You may have already seen or heard the big news, so you can stop holding your breath now; Purple Urchin can officially be found in the Rideau Centre! We’ve been a part of the terra20 family for years now, and we couldn’t be more thrilled that today marks the official grand opening of their new store location in the Rideau Centre. Perfect for th...
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Retailer Spotlight - The Big Carrot

Located in Toronto, The Big Carrot isn’t your typical grocery store. It’s not your typical health and wellness store either. The Big Carrot is a one stop shop for groceries, body care, and supplements. There’s even a juice bar and vegetarian deli! The Big Carrot goes above and beyond when it comes to treating people and the environment well. Th...
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The Importance of Supporting Local

When you hear the word “Ottawa,” what do you think of? Do you think of Parliament and the fact that this city is the capital of Canada? Do you think of the Byward Market and how much fun it is as soon as the weather starts to warm up? Maybe you think of school, because there are plenty of post-secondary institutes and students here. Or maybe yo...
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Retailer Spotlight - terra20

As most of you know, Purple Urchin has three different selling methods. We sell our products online (www.purpleurchinsoap.com), in our store (located at 884 Somerset Street West), and through many different retailers. We love our retailers! Any company that carries Purple Urchin products has to be pretty dope, so we want to share the love and s...
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