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Local entrepreneur Stella Sehn shares her sweet secret to the success of her small business Sweet Pure Honey.

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Sweet Pure Honey Heads To Vancouver

As I sit and type, my heart races realizing in 2 days I will get on a plane and fly to a new city. Sheldon and I head to Vancouver on our second trip alone together in 15 years!

This trip comes at a time when we are looking towards our future, with the Alberta economy drastically changing we have been forced to push ourselves and our business in new directions.  We are heading to les amis du FROMAGE http://buycheese.com to do some Canadian No, 1 Raw white honey tastings, including our specialty red clover flow hive honey.

As we look to expand in British Columbia this year, we were inspired to create new organic products.  Moving towards cleaner and greener ingredients, while remaining committed to affordable products and sustainable practices. As founding supporters of Flow Hive https://www.honeyflow.com Sweet Pure Honey is investing in more Flow Hives this year. This will allow us to bring our clients specialty organic honey while moving us in a sustainable direction.

The drastic honey price fluctuations seen in the market globally, are especially taxing when you are a small producer.  We have always envisioned providing pure honey to our loyal clients who care where their food is coming from.  We are here today because people choose to support our family bee farm.

I just got the video of our 2016 Chamber Of Commerce Business Ethics Award, you can watch it here https://vimeo.com/204713331 What an amazing evening, I will never forget that night!  To be acknowledged for exhibiting the 8 business code of practices right now is an honor, one I strive to maintain.

What started as a dream to build a better life for our family has turned into a reality. We still work each day to provide for our 3 children, and now we see the fruits of our labor. As our children move into teenage years we remain focused on creating a strong family tie that will bind us over the years to follow. 

Thank you to each and every one of you who share our story, support our small business and believe in our dream!  I am beyond grateful for the life I live and appreciate the privilege to be a stay at home mom while working from home.


stella and sheldonStella wearing her gownthe hill familythe hill family

Sweet Pure Honey finds new ways to give back to the local community

I had the privilege of speaking at my local woman's shelter yesterday.  This time of year I normally make cash donations to all my favorite organizations in the Hat.  With my local market sales decreasing 60% I have been forced to find new and inventive ways to give back to the community that has literally supported my dreams.  I chose to give my time, supplies and expertise and empower the woman to create their own organic soap for their family and loved ones.  You can read about here http://chattelevision.ca/__news/finding-new-ways-to-give-back/   or watch the video http://chattelevision.ca/video/dec-13-womans-shelter-donations/

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What I learned is the greatest gift I can give to other woman is to empower and teach what I have personally learned.  

We all walked out of that room a little lighter and taller!

BBB Award For Business Ethics 2016

BBB Award For Business Ethics 2016

BBB Award For Business Ethics 2016Left to right: Sheldon Hill, Stella Sehn and Ron Riemann of BBB

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Green Wedding Favors

green wedding favorsLet Sweet Pure Honey be part of your special day!

We can provide customized Green Wedding Favors for your wedding guests.

To order your personal glass jars of our Canada No, 1 raw white hand packed honey email purehoney@sasktel.net with your full details.

Comes in a case of 24 glass jars with gold lid $2.25 each

3 cases or more $2.00 each.

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TONI Daley shout out on our Canada No.1 Raw White Honey

So Toni Daley did a product review of our Sweet Pure Honey Canada No.1 Raw White Honey along with her hubby Drew.  "The cadilac of honey!" Drew exclaimed.  

The video above is just a short clip of Toni's original video post. Well who knew how many US followers Toni had because all the orders that came in are from the US!

We offered anyone typing Toni Daley in the message box 25% off their honey purchase. I wanted to extend that deal to all of my followers. So while we scramble to get prior notice from FDA for all these US orders, anyone wanting to try a jar of our Canada No.1 Raw White Honey now is your chance! Offer good on our Canada No.1 Raw White Honey jars only (pails and soap packs already have 22% off our retail price for buying in bulk )

Thank you Toni and Drew, we appreciate the LOVE!!!! Stella & Sheldon

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New Products in our Store

Sheldon and StellaFinally able to get some new products added to our online store. With running our local markets, filling our wholesale accounts, summer vacation for the kids and running back to our Saskatchewan based bee farm, I have been full up!  

sheldon hillIf you see anything on my social media accounts you would like to order simply type it in the message box and I can make it for you. I think we finally have the website functioning proeperly, send me an email if you perfer to order directly, you can mail purehoney@sasktel.net and tell me what you want.

I will also have our first tapping from our flow beehive we placed on sweet clover at my local markets this week, pretty much sweet pure nectar, but oh sooo good!

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New Website Launched

We are proud to announce our new website and online shopping cart today!

Canada No.1 Raw White Honey

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