CELEBRATE EASTER 2017: THIRTEEN STRINGS’ BACH’S ST. MATTHEW PASSION CONCERT ON #GOODFRIDAY

CELEBRATE EASTER WITH THIRTEEN STRINGS BACH’S ST. MATTHEW PASSION CONCERT ON GOOD FRIDAY Growing up in the Philippines exposes you to a different kind of Easter ‘celebration.’ Part of it was definitely not enjoying a THIRTEEN STRINGS BACH’S ST. MATTHEW PASSION Concierto. As Catholics, we know the Passion of Christ all too well and in…

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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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OPEN LETTER TO PR COMPANIES: PAY AND RESPECT BLOGGERS

AN OPEN TO LETTER TO BRANDS AND PR COMPANIES: PAY AND RESPECT BLOGGERS AND INFLUENCERS Dear Brands or PR Companies that represent you, Before I start this open letter, I want you know that it is with great pain that I write these words as for many years, I have tried my best to keep…

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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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SCHMOOZEFEST 2015: BE A #UWHERO – MIX, MINGLE, CHANGE LIVES

Making a difference in the community is such an important part of why we do what we do here at Twenty York Street. We always strive for #realchange and #realprogress and we do anything and everything we can to make our own contribution to making our society better. So when United Way asked me to…

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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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2015 FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP: EXPERIENCE IT IN TD PLACE STADIUM OTTAWA, CANADA

There is something happening in Canada, right here in Ottawa and many other major cities around the country and it is a big deal. 19, 829 spectators. That’s more than 20,000 people, along with the players and staff, present at the TD Canada Stadium, home of the Red Blacks and the Ottawa Fury, to witness…

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OTTAWA SPOTLIGHT: 7 MUST-KNOW OTTAWA BLOGS

Ottawa has an eclectic variety of writers and bloggers who made it their mission to experience, test, and try different kinds of adventures throughout the city to let you know what’s hot and what’s not. From beauty to fashion, food to parenting and history to travel, Ottawa bloggers have a lot to offer. In fact,…

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