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Ahhhvocado DIY Facial Mask

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Avocados have many health benefits when included in our diet, but have you ever thought of applying this smushy green fruit to your skin? It can work wonders for hydrating, anti aging and detoxifying when mixed with other face friendly ingredients. At the spa we're all about using ingredients from the earth and want to share with you a facial mask you can whip up in less than a minute with ingredients you already have in your kitchen. Read more

2015 Summer Wallpapers

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Summer at Ste. Anne's Spa is a beautiful time of the year, the garden flowers are reaching full bloom, the pool is open and the walking trails are at their best. Read more

Spinach Quiche Recipe

Thursday, July 23, 2015

This simple and savoury spinach quiche will melt in your mouth. It's a great choice for a quick lunch, you can make them ahead of time and easily keep them fresh in the freezer. You can substitute any fresh or frozen vegetables if you like for the spinach. Read more

Summer Skin Soothers

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Many of us start the summer by foolishly forgetting to protect our skin from those powerful sunrays. If you’re feeling the pain of early sunburn or feeling the itch of seasonal allergies, we’ve got a few products that will help calm and repair your skin. Read more

Ever Wanted to Visit Africa? Now's Your Chance

Monday, July 13, 2015

This year we're offering you the chance to visit Uganda, Africa and make an impact on the lives of countless others as we have done in years past. We will be sponsoring up to 10 guests for $1000 each who are interested in participating. Read more

Gluten Free Cranberry Scone Recipe

Thursday, July 09, 2015

Scones have long been a Ste. Anne’s afternoon tea favourite. Our bakery has shared their sweet and flaky recipe for your whole family to enjoy! Read more

Join us for a 1/2 Marathon

Thursday, July 02, 2015

Ste. Anne's Spa owner, Jim Corcoran, was inspired to run his first 1/2 marathon this September in the Canadian Army run by his triple amputee brother-in-law, Bryan Cuerrier. We challenge you to join the Ste. Anne's team in support of Bryan and other great Canadian heroes. Using two prosthetic limbs, Bryan Cuerrier will be walking the 1/2 marathon. Read more

What is Wildcrafted?

Thursday, July 02, 2015

I often remember as a child going for long drives with my family, staring out the car window wondering what all the plants were growing along the roadside, in the fields, and filling the ditches. Not knowing that one day as an esthetician I would eventually put these so called “weeds” to good use, helping people care for their skin. Read more

Why is spending time in nature so good for you?

Thursday, June 25, 2015

The idea that spending time in nature is good for your health is not as far fetched as it sounds. Originating in the 1980s in Japan, the idea is known as "shinrin-yoku" (森林浴), which translates into english as "forest bathing". Here, we might just call it going for a walk, a hike or just spending time outdoors. The general philosophy can be broken down into simple terms: if a person spends time in a natural area; walking, meditating, or thinking, there are many restoring benefits that can be reaped. Read more

Sesame Flax Butter Cookie

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

This week, Ste. Anne's Bakery is featuring their crunchy and delicious gluten-free sesame flax butter cookies - a tasty new treat for you to try! Read more