Life-style change forges path to new enterprise for Lindsay couple

In case you are what you eat, then Bruce and Shayla Headley are cheesecake, pizza,…

Life-style change forges path to new enterprise for Lindsay couple
Bruce and Shayla Headley look forward to serving up keto, gluten and diabetic-friendly products to local residents via the Keto Pi Factory on Russell Street in Lindsay. The couple opened up shop earlier this year as a way of offering a wide range of quality products to local residents.Life-style change forges path to new enterprise for Lindsay couple

In case you are what you eat, then Bruce and Shayla Headley are cheesecake, pizza, quiche and pie — they usually don’t really feel responsible one bit.

That’s as a result of they not solely run the Keto Pi Manufacturing facility at 84 Russell St. W. in Lindsay, however they’re additionally clients.

In reality, they’re an enormous motive why there’s a store in Lindsay.

A few 12 months in the past, Bruce and Shayla determined to undertake a Keto weight-reduction plan to enhance their well being.

“Initially, it began out as a strategy to shed extra pounds and select meals that was higher for our weight-reduction plan. However as we did extra analysis … it’s wonderful what it does for the physique,” stated Shayla. “In any case, you’re what you eat.”

Bruce agrees, including adopting a keto-friendly weight-reduction plan has made them higher “label readers.”

Granted, the corporate’s personal product ingredient lists are usually fairly straightforward to learn.

For instance, the keto chocolate fats bombs — just like a Reese’s peanut butter cup — comprises sugar free peanut butter, monk fruit sugar, unsweetened cocoa powder, coconut oil and vanilla extract.

The Headleys additionally level out being keto isn’t about being “stylish.”

“It’s greater than a buzzword and weight-reduction plan,” stated Bruce, noting the burden loss — roughly 100 kilos between the 2 of them — is nice, however being keto, gluten-free and diabetic-friendly has additionally given them extra vitality and improved their general bodily and psychological well-being.

Eager to convey the advantages of the Keto Pi Manufacturing facility in Peterborough nearer to residence, the couple ran the thought by proprietor Alex Chak, who based the enterprise as a means of addressing his personal gluten points.

“We all know of loads of different folks right here which can be on the lookout for good high quality merchandise, with out the drive,” stated Bruce.

The Keto Pi Manufacturing facility — what Shayla dubs “the M&M’s of keto” — provides a variety of things which can be made recent, then frozen, on the Peterborough location.

“It may be a really costly mistake for those who go to the hassle of getting all of the elements, the almond flour, the monk fruit, and it seems exhausting as a hockey puck,” stated Shayla.

The shop is open Monday to Friday from 11 a.m. to five:30 p.m., and Saturday from 10 a.m. to five p.m. It’s closed on Sunday.

Keto Pi Manufacturing facility will be reached by calling 705-320-7750 or emailing [email protected]

For a full listing of merchandise — from desserts and breakfast objects to meat pies, bagels and crackers — go to ketopifactory.com.