Skates, helmets and tournaments – oh my, it must hockey season! Between driving your hockey superstar to endless practices, organizing fundraisers and maintaining equipment, there’s no denying that being a hockey parent is a busy – and rewarding – job. The team camaraderie is infectious and seeing your little one’s determination on the ice is priceless.
One of my favourite things about hosting is bringing friends and family together in an atmosphere filled with warmth, joy, and togetherness. There’s no doubt about it, the fall and holiday seasons are filled with entertaining, get-togethers, and parties! Whether you’re hosting them or attending them (probably both), if you’re like me, you are always on the look out… View Post
There is so much to love about the newly expanded CF Rideau Centre, I hardly know where to begin. From its stunning design to all the new shops, it has truly become a state of the art shopping oasis. The designers outdid themselves with ingenious creativity. Texture, colours, strategic lighting, the feel of open space, and marble floors; all synchronized… View Post
World enough, and time – isn’t it what so many of us desire? To have all the time in the world for everything we would love to do, and of course, all that must get done. We look at the hours ahead of ourselves and try to squeeze time, try to fit everything in, try to beat future’s clock… This… View Post
Until recently, I hadn’t given the town of Old Aylmer, right across the Champlain Bridge from where I live, much thought. I’ve been all around the Outaouais region and love to visit Gatineau Park and dine in Chelsea, among other things. But up until last Friday, I hadn’t spent much time in Aylmer at all. What a shame that… View Post
There is so much to discover in the Outaouais region, it never ceases to amaze me. This past weekend, my husband and I had the pleasure to explore the hidden gems of Old Aylmer. A mere twenty minute drive from Downtown Ottawa, the town of Aylmer has many treasures to offer, including a beautiful marina alongside the Ottawa River. There… View Post