10 AWESOME REASONS YOU’RE GOING TO LOVE GOGABO KIDS OTTAWA

10 AWESOME REASONS YOU’RE GOING TO LOVE GOGABO KIDS There’s a new kid on the block and I have a feeling that both parents and kids, young and old, are going to absolutely love it! GOGABO KIDS just launched! An online platform and marketplace for people to list, discover and create amazing activities for kids……

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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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GLOSSYBOX FEBRUARY ARRIVES: A BEAUTY LOVER’S DELIGHT

Just in time for Valentines Day, Glossybox February arrived. You may have seen my posts on Instagram but this month’s Glossybox certainly sings true to the popular song and right of on time for the month of romance: “Love is in the air.” But let’s back up a bit. What is GLOSSYBOX? In a world…

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SMARTBUYGLASSES: BUYING GLASSES IS EASY AS 1-2-3 (AND THEY SHIP WORLDWIDE!)

I don’t think I’ve ever been this excited about buying glasses until my recent experience with SmartBuyGlasses. I’ve been buying and using eye glasses, mainly sunglasses, for many, many years and I’ve tried anywhere from big box optical shops to mall optical stores, from fancy boutiques to duty free shops at international airports. You name…

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CELEBRATE LE CHATEAU ST. LAURENT’S GRAND OPENING EVENT WITH TOP BLOGGER MARILOU MOLES

First of all, I want to take this moment to THANK YOU ALL for your continued love and support. Over the many years since we’ve published our very first blog post, we’ve grown into one of the city and the country’s most recognized and well respected blogs! Secondly, I wish you all had a great…

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TOP 5 SUMMER DRESS PICKS FROM OLD NAVY

There isn’t anything quite like summer in Canada. It’s so gloriously beautiful yet so frustratingly short that you always feel like your in a race against time. Especially when you’re trying wear all the beautiful summer dresses that you’ve thoughtfully packed away during the winter. What makes matters worst is when you see all the…

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CANADA DAY 2015 ULTIMATE GUIDE: CELEBRATING CANADA’S 148TH BIRTHDAY WITH HUDSON’S BAY

There’s NOT going to be any party bigger than this on July 1st. And we know Canada Day celebration like no other! Twenty York Street or 20 York Street (if you want to check it out in Google Earth) is actually located right in the heart of the Byward Market, exactly behind the flagship Hudsons…

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LE CHATEAU’S THE WEDDING BOUTIQUE MEETS THE GOVERNOR GENERAL PERFORMING ARTS AWARDS #GGAWARDS

Perhaps one of the easiest and the hardest events to get dressed up for are formal black tie affair coupled with red carpet arrivals. Easy because you know exactly the proper dress code, it’s not casual business (what does that even mean?) or daytime cocktail (you mean a dress code for when you drink mimosas?)….

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