Locally-Made Valentine’s Day Gifts for Every Love Language

Locally-Made Valentine’s Day Gifts for Every Love Language

Back in 1992, Gary Chapman’s book The Five Love Languages: How to Express Heartfelt Commitment to Your Mate hit the shelves, making the idea of “love languages” mainstream. 
February 05, 2021
What to Look Forward to in 2021

What to Look Forward to in 2021

Despite the craziness that was 2020, we had a pretty great year, and we think 2021 is going to be even better. Here are some things to look forward to this year.

January 15, 2021
Made Here’s 2020 Year in Review

Made Here’s 2020 Year in Review

Sure, the small glimmers of goodness this year were overshadowed, totally eclipsed, epically upstaged by the sheer amount of not-goodness, but that doesn’t mean that those little glimmers can’t be celebrated. Here’s some 2020 goodness worth celebrating.

December 08, 2020
Manitoba-Made Gifts That Give Back

Manitoba-Made Gifts That Give Back

The gift-giving season sure looks a lot different this year, so we’ve come up with 3 new ways to shop on our site. Shop safely and locally for everyone on your list!
November 24, 2020
Manitoba-Made Kitchen Essentials

Manitoba-Made Kitchen Essentials

Ah, Thanksgiving. Whether you were able to safely get together with a few loved ones for a traditional feast or you just gobbled down an appalling amount of KD all by yourself, we hope you had a lovely day. 
October 13, 2020
Manitoba-Made Back to School Must-Haves

Manitoba-Made Back to School Must-Haves

Whether you’re grabbing new gear for the kids, stocking up on supplies for online classes, or refreshing your stationery collection—we’ve got you covered. Here are some of our favourite Manitoba-made school and office supplies.
September 24, 2020
Dreams Made Here: Meet Lincoln

Dreams Made Here: Meet Lincoln

Enjoy a sweet, Manitoba-made treat and help make a dream come true for Lincoln: an equally sweet prairie boy.
August 06, 2020
Just the Essentials: Local makers shift business in the face of COVID-19

Just the Essentials: Local makers shift business in the face of COVID-19

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, Manitoba makers were quick to adjust their regular production to provide some of the most in-demand products: face masks and hand sanitizer.
July 03, 2020
Dreams Made Here: Meet Sophie

Dreams Made Here: Meet Sophie

Today, we want to introduce you to one very special maker: 10-year-old Sophie. She’s a bright, endlessly creative kid who loves to paint and aspires to build her own robot one day!
June 08, 2020
We’re Back!

We’re Back!

We’re so glad to be back in action: sharing amazing local products to help The Dream Factory make dreams come true for children living with life-threatening illnesses.
May 27, 2020
Staying Home, Staying Strong

Staying Home, Staying Strong

We’d like to introduce you to one amazing kiddo whose light and laughter proves to be on par with superhuman strength.
April 06, 2020
Dreams Made Here: Destiny visits SpongeBob’s Pineapple

Dreams Made Here: Destiny visits SpongeBob’s Pineapple

Destiny has been bravely battling Hodgkin’s lymphoma and, earlier this month, The Dream Factory made her dream come true. 
February 25, 2020