Spruce Grove Stories

Ben Loates

So you’re kind of a modern day renaissance man; an accomplished skateboarder, sales rep, music teacher, realtor, husband and a dad to 4 kids! How do you find the time to do it all? Where do I even start? I knew at age 17 or 16 I was talented at a lot of stuff but didn’t know how to put hard work into it. As an adult, I felt there was an expectation to fit into… So you’re kind of a modern day renaissance man; an accomplished skateboarder, sales rep, music teacher, realtor, husband and a dad to 4 kids! How do you find the time to do it all? Where do I e...

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Katie Jolicoeur, Owner of Be Free Yoga Studio

Photo credit: Jenn Clara Photography What inspired you to get into yoga? “I’ve always known that I would end up in yoga. Quite a few years ago, I spent a month in Vancouver Island and decided to start yoga; I went to my first class and it was actually really hard! Halfway through I thought it was awful, but by the end of class, it was the best I’ve felt in a very long time. Photo credit: Jenn Clara Photography What inspired you to get into yoga? “I’ve always known that I would end up in yoga. Quite a few years ago, I spent a month in Vancouver Island and decided to s...

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The Laturnus Girls

The Laturnus sisters moved to Spruce Grove with their parents in 2004, and now over 10 years later, they have started to build roots on their own as adults and have even launched a business together called Plaid & Paisley Littles. We chatted with the Laturnus girls to hear why they’ve chosen to call Spruce Grove home after all these years, and what it’s like to balance running their new business with raising families of… The Laturnus sisters moved to Spruce Grove with their parents in 2004, and now over 10 years later, they have started to build roots on their own as adults and have even launched a business together c...

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What is the sweet life all about?

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Welcome to the Sweet Life in Spruce website! A place created to celebrate the people, places and community spirit that set the City of Spruce Grove apart. Real People, Real Roots Searching for the perfect home in the right community can be daunting- how do you ever really know what life will be like living somewhere if you never have before? This website is all about connecting you to the real people living in Spruce… Welcome to the Sweet Life in Spruce website! A place created to celebrate the people, places and community spirit that set the City of Spruce Grove apart. Real People, Real Roots Searching for the per...

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