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women entrepeneurs

  • This Is What A Feminist Business Looks Like

    As feminists and entrepreneurs, Madeleine and Suzanne have been working for nearly 20 years to run an unapologetically feminist for-profit business. Unfortunately, we’re now seeing brands co-opting feminist values in the name…

  • the Lunagals talk shop!

    One of Suzanne and my favorite things about working at Lunapads is being involved in a vibrant community of women entrepreneurs. One of the most remarkable ones to have have crossed out…

  • Raising a “Ruckus” at Hollyhock

    While Madeleine was working hard on the eastern side of Canada drumming up sales, I was in a completely different zone on the west coast, enjoying the place I call paradise ~…

  • Viva la Crunch!

    Crunchy Chicken (Deanna Duke)’s legion of fans have come together to organize a tribute to her in the form of Lordisa-only-knows how many blog posts, plus a drive for Goods 4 Girls…

  • “The Boss of You” book giveaway!

    The Boss of You is here! As many of you are aware, we are huge fans of our fabulous web designers, Lauren Bacon and Emira Mears of Raised Eyebrow Web Studio. Not…

  • The Lunapads Community

    Hey, look! We’ve got a beautiful new blog to match our main website – thanks Lauren! We had a great time celebrating International Women’s Day at Birthfest here in Vancouver. For me…

  • We’re in the paper!

    The following is excerpted from today’s Vancouver Sun. Article and photo: Malcolm Parry. THAT TIME OF THE DECADE: If ever a market were systemized and regularized, it’s the billion-dollar one for feminine…

  • Our New Home!

    As many of you already know, we have just moved to our new office. It’s a huge but necessary step for us as we outgrew our old office quite some time ago.…

  • the groovy bits

    Further to my “this is harder than it looks” entry a few weeks ago that covered some of the stresses and strains of floating the Lunapads boat, I’d like to fill in…

  • this is harder than it looks…

    Since this blog is supposed to be a real, intimate look inside Lunapads, I’m going to share with you some of the ups and downs of what it takes to run a…