A 2016 CHRISTMAS MUST-SEE AT THE NAC: A CHRISTMAS CAROL

A MUST-SEE AT CANADA’S NAC: THE HOLIDAY CLASSIC – A CHRISTMAS CAROL Perhaps one of the most popular phrases known alongside Christmas is SCROOGE. Being known as the SCROOGE is exactly the anti-thesis of the spirit of giving during Christmastime. While this generally accepted parlance have came to refer to folks who are selfish, uncharitable,…

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CF RIDEAU CENTRE BREAKFAST WITH SANTA FOR EASTER SEALS ONTARIO: TOP 3 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND

CF RIDEAU CENTRE BREAKFAST WITH SANTA FOR EASTER SEALS ONTARIO: TOP 3 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND Saturday mornings are special. In one way, it’s a great way to wrap up the work week before it and in another, it’s a great promise for a lovely weekend ahead. The Saturday of November 19, 2016 will…

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CABELA’S OTTAWA GRAND OPENING DELIGHTS OUTDOOR AND NATURE ENTHUSIASTS IN THE CAPITAL

NO SURPRISE: MASSIVE CABELA’S OTTAWA GRAND OPENING DELIGHTS OUTDOOR AND NATURE ENTHUSIASTS IN THE CAPITAL CABELAS OTTAWA: LOVE HUNTING, FISHING, ARCHERY, NATURE AND THE OUTDOORS? It shouldn’t come as a surprise really. After all, Canada is a huge country with a majority of the land still uninhabited, still considered very much the outdoors. So when…

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WIN TICKETS TO #GGPAA: 2016 GOVERNOR GENERAL PERFORMING ARTS AWARDS AT NAC #GIVEAWAY

YOUR COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE #GGPAA: 2016 GOVERNOR GENERAL PERFORMING ARTS AWARDS AT NAC AND #TICKETGIVEAWAY We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again, the Governor General’s performing arts award (#GGPAA) is THE event of the season in the nation’s capital. It’s more than an evening of pomp and circumstance, which starts with a…

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DO OTTAWA: 3 THINGS TO DO IN MONT TREMBLANT IF YOU ONLY HAVE ONE DAY

OTTAWA DAY TRIPS: 3 ACTIVITIES TO DO IN MONT TREMBLANT IF YOU ONLY HAVE ONE DAY (A ROAD TRIP VERSION OF OUR #OUTAOUAISFUN #STAYCATION SERIES!) It’s finally summertime in Ottawa (and in Mont Tremblant and everywhere in Canada for that matter, obvs!) and we couldn’t be more thrilled. For what seemed like a brutal winter…

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LONG WEEKEND WITH FORD EXPLORER TAKES YOUR WHOLE FAMILY ON GREAT ADVENTURES

LONG WEEKEND WITH FORD EXPLORER TAKES YOUR WHOLE FAMILY ON THE OPEN ROAD AND TO GREAT ADVENTURES Mont Tremblant is one of our favourite getaway destinations. Aside from Montreal, which we frequent all year long, we head to Mont Tremblant once every season, every year. Every season has something special to offer. Winter for fabulous…

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FLORAL FOR SPRING? GROUNDBREAKING! {STYLE TIPS INCLUDED}

I’m sure you all know where this popular phrase came from and can quote it word for word, Miranda Priestly-style. While she may be right that there’s nothing ground breaking about floral for spring, there’s also the age old wisdom to not mess with the classics. Wardrobe, clothing, style – all of these are expressions…

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QUO MOTHER’S DAY COLLECTION: GIVE THE GIFT OF PRETTY + {#MOTHERSDAY BLOG #GIVEAWAY}

I love MOTHER’S DAY! In fact, I already have all of our Mother’s Day gifts packed up and ready to go two weeks ago and I’m very excited for the day we will be delivering these to our mothers, aunts, sisters, cousins and friends who are mothers. INTRODUCING THE QUO MOTHER’S DAY COLLECTION – YOU…

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COMEDY OTTAWA: #JFLTOUR’S THE RELATIONSHIP EDITION COMES TO @CANADASNAC

Charlie Chaplin once said “a day without laughter is a day wasted,” I couldn’t agree more. Especially these days when we are all in the hustle to do something, get somewhere stat, taking the time to just laugh and enjoy life’s little pleasure is a lost art. We all know laughter is the best medicine,…

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COME #SUPPORTPRINCESSMARGARET + ORDER THE PRINCESS MARGARET FOUNDATION WELCOME HOME SWEEPTAKES

Many years ago when I first came to Canada, the concept of cottages fascinated me. We didn’t really have one of those back home as we live in an archipelago which means everyone literally lives in an island big or small and so we did. We lived in a island where the beach was close…

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