by Jen Scholte
on Thursday, February 13th, 2020 at 12:07pm.
On Valentine’s Day, we often focus on all of the people we love. This year, we also want to focus on ways you can show love to one very important person: yourself.
The Collingwood area is known by many for its entrepreneurial spirit. We have an abundance of wonderful businesses that we wanted to shine light on, so check out our 7 ways to choose self-love this Valentine’s Day and take yourself out for a date!
Visit Heather at the Rock Shop for a heart-shaped crystal to put under your pillow, on your desk or to carry along in your purse. My favourites are rose quarts or selenite but there is so much to choose from, see what calls to you! Check out the Rock Shop, Collingwood here: The Rock Shop
Enjoy a Reiki session with Amie Young and Sanctuari, a calming yoga class or pick up a deck of Oracle Cards from the shop, we guarentee you will leave feeling refreshed. Learn more about Sanctuari, Collingwood: Sanctuari
Visit Mckinna at the Body Bar, shop for your favourite essential oil, foot scrub and body butter and plan a pampered night in. Browse The Body Bar by KALOLA BOTANICALS, Collingwood: The Body Bar
Call up a friend and grab lunch at Sol Kitchen, Sol offers a lovely selection of healthy, local and organic foods. Peek at Sol Kitchen, Collingwood here: Sol Kitchen
Visit Sacha for some retail-therapy at Awear on Hurontario. Awear supports Canadian designers, focused on sustainable production and earth-friendly fabrics. Visit Awear online: Awear Boutique
Take yourself out for a smoothie, a delicious curry bowl and a sweet treat at Press Juice Co. We love visiting Charlene at press Juice Co for a mid-day pick me up! See all of Press Juice Co's offerings: Press Juice Co
Schedule a hair appointment with Kelly Rolfe at Unforgettable Looks Salon. Have you been thinking about making a change? Around this time of year we often find ourselves looking for a something new and exciting, we suggest booking a hair appointment with Kelly at U Salon! U Salon
Practicing self-love, in whichever way feels best, allows us to rejuvenate the loving energy we want to be able to give to ourselves and others. It allows us to show up in an authentic way in our relationships. This Valentine’s Day we encourage you to show yourself lots of love! If you put any of our suggestions to use, let us know, we would love to hear about your experience!