April Showers Bring Indoor Fun! - How to Celebrate Spring When the Rain Won’t Go Away

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April Showers Bring Indoor Fun! - How to Celebrate Spring When the Rain Won’t Go Away

Here in Seattle, extra-rainy spring days are nothing new. We know that it can be hard to feel in the mood for fresh fruits and flowers and sunshine-y spring things when it seems like the weather hasn’t caught up yet. It’s a great time to try a new craft or recipe, read a book, or do a puzzle, but after the last two years, you might be running out of ideas for indoor fun. Let us help inspire you! These are just a few of our favorite ideas for ways to celebrate spring from your home. Have an Indoor Picnic...

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Spotlight: Women-Owned Businesses in the Puget Sound

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Spotlight: Women-Owned Businesses in the Puget Sound

Celebrating Growth Nuflours turned 10 years old this February! As we take a moment to celebrate the occasion, we reflect on our very humble beginnings and the exciting journey that we have been on. Phebe Rossi began this company as a small farmer’s market stand before later opening a brick-and-mortar bakery, and eventually launching products into grocery and natural food stores and our online store here. Under her leadership, we’ve built an incredible team and enjoyed so much growth (and so much cake!). In honor of our ten-year anniversary last month and International Women’s Day this month, we wanted to...

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Permissible Indulgence: Treating Yourself to a New You

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Permissible Indulgence: Treating Yourself to a New You

It's a new year, and that means that people all over the world are making resolutions for ways to better themselves in 2022. The majority tend to be related to dieting, hitting the gym, and generally improving physical health. Unfortunately, most of those resolutions are also given up by mid-February. What is the most likely reason behind this? Resolutions are often very black-and-white. For example, you might say that you're going to lose a certain number of pounds, commit to a vegan or paleo diet, exercise an hour every day, or cut out dessert completely. You make this promise to yourself, but if...

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Sustainable Stocking Stuffers

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Sustainable Stocking Stuffers

Photo cred: Mark Klaric 10 Ideas for Earth-Friendly Stocking Stuffers 1. Nuflours Chocolate Peppermint Sandwich Cookies We have to toot our own horn just a little bit, because these cookies are just that good. They are also 100% plant-based (vegan) and top 9 allergen-free, and made from locally- and sustainably-sourced ingredients. Plus, the slim box is the perfect size for a stocking! Packaged in recyclable plastic and cardboard.   2. Indi Chocolate Wine Mulling Kit This cacao wine mulling kit comes in a cute metal tin and is made from sustainably-sourced ingredients. Indi Chocolate is based in Seattle and is...

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Stories of Gratitude from the Nuflours Team

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Stories of Gratitude from the Nuflours Team

Photo cred: RODNAE Productions   "Thanksgiving is a natural time to pause and reflect on what I am thankful for. I am grateful for my business, for my team, grateful for my husband and our little cat, and my family. Grateful that my team trusted in me as a leader to pivot and grow Nuflours through the pandemic, through an incredibly challenging phase in the life of my business. I'm incredibly grateful for my mentors and advisors, business leaders and entrepreneurs who are so generous with their expertise and time. I'm grateful that I can continue to grow and develop Nuflours;...

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