Category Archives: About Us

Horse-mad ex-vegan

I joined the team when there were still gaping holes in the floor where coolers now stand! And have quickly become essential personnel during the arduous construction process, often for providing much needed comic relief and very timely caffeine fixes!

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Never regretted move from suburbia

Who am I? Mother, wife, animal lover. I moved to the country from suburbia over 17 years ago and have never regretted it. I was raising my own chicken for meat and eggs by the first spring and found contacts … Continue reading

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Building strong local connections

As the butcher at the new Manotick Village Butcher shop I am really looking forward to the shop opening. We are working hard behind the scenes to get things ready to go, but I can’t wait for the day we … Continue reading

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Web developing & sheep herding

Hello, I am Heidi and I am the web developer for the Manotick Village Butcher. I am, as my title suggests, responsible for the website, and if you have any suggestions or comments about our site I would really welcome … Continue reading

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Following mother’s and grandmother’s examples

My paid job is in education, where I practice Speech/Language Pathology, but at home my job is to care for my family. Cooking dinner has never been my favourite task, but I do like to bake bread and make jam. … Continue reading

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Great meals need the best ingredients

For the past 20 years or so I have had a hobby interest in cooking special meals at home.  The motto around the house is “we eat well or we eat out” – we don’t eat out very much these … Continue reading

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Introducing the team …

We are a traditional village butcher shop, which means we care about people not statistics. We are interested in how we can help you, our customers, and hope that you will help us by letting us know how we can … Continue reading

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Getting to know us

What will you find on the blog of the Manotick Village Butcher? The short answer – everything and anything related to our new adventure. Including but not restricted to ….

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