GORP BAR Granola protein energy snack
GORP BAR Granola protein energy snack
GORP BAR Granola protein energy snack

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NEWS FLASH - Bloating is NOT hot! Find out why GORP Bars don't cause bloating.

January 23, 2017

You know what we're talking about... that terrible feeling after you eat a meal (either too much of one, or the wrong kind) or protein bar and your stomach just expands. You might need to unbutton your pants. Your gut feels heavy. And you feel FULL. And uncomfortable.... sigh... We hear you, we've been there. If you haven't heard the story of how GORP bars were created, you missed the part about all of the protein bars tried and thrown away due to the terrible after-feeling and weird aftertastes... was that... metal??  Since I started working here, I've never talked about bloating so much in my life! Or perhaps more about the lack of bloating. ...Ok, get to the point, I... Continue Reading →

30 Second Acts of Kindness that don't involve $$

September 23, 2016

Not-so-random Acts of Kindness. How is your September going? Are you feeling good? Busy? Overwhelmed? We feel like sometimes we just need a moment of happiness to fuel the rest of our day and keep that smile on our face. However, in our busy lives, we tend to forget about that self-love - and we can't have that. Solution - throw kindness around like confetti! Showering others with kindness is a sure way to bring the warm fuzzies back to you. Imagine doing something super nice for someone and seeing the smile on their face - doesn't that make you smile? Even if you're not feeling up to it, try these SIMPLE acts of (fun) and kindness and feel that... Continue Reading →

Grow Hope - how GORP helps give back to those who need us

September 21, 2016

  You've often heard us say here at GORP that our bars are made on the family farm. . . and indeed they are! Today we want to tell you about a pretty cool project we have going down on the farm side of things! This is the second year Artel Farms Ltd. is partnering with the Mennonite Central Committee - MCC and the Canadian Foodgrains Bank in a project called Grow Hope! HERE'S HOW IT WORKS! We grow the crop, harvest it and sell it as we normally would. The value we give the crop is the highest amount we received for that crop on our farm. We call that giving of our “first fruits”. We donate the total... Continue Reading →

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