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Smilin’ Hank and his Family Love Ottawa


The guy who led the Ottawa Redblacks to the Grey Cup last season, smilin Hank, Henry Burris, helped ignite football fever in this city his family calls home . Continue reading

Ultimate Dinosaurs at Museum of Nature


Have you seen Ultimate Dinosaurs at the Museum of Nature yet? You don’t want to miss this cool summer show. It ends soon. Continue reading

Take a Hike, Eh?

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Looking for something fun to do during these last days of summer? Take a hike and explore the beloved green spaces in Ottawa’s Mississippi Valley watershed.

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The Family Cottage


Is your family cottage a cherished retreat, filled with wonderful memories? What happens when it passes on to the next generation? Continue reading

Declutter and Get Organized for Fall


By taking small, manageable steps you can quickly and easily reclaim your space for fall, helping you to feel more calm and productive. Continue reading

Make the Most of Family Fun Month


Did you know August is Family Fun Month? It’s a great reason to make the most of the last weeks of summer vacation. Here are some fun activities to try. Continue reading

Baby Proofing 101


To make your home safe, it’s important to baby proof several rooms and areas. Here’s how. Continue reading

Go #Ottawa: August Fun in the City


August Action at Municipal Museums! Billings Estate National Historic Site Pride and Prejudice Tea Party Join us for a themed tea amidst details from the infamous novel, Pride and Prejudice by acclaimed author, Jane Austen. Enjoy a Regency era tea menu, English … Continue reading

Keep your yards healthy in the heat


While we need to take extra care of ourselves & pets during these high temps, we also need to give extra TLC to the yards we’ve worked hard to keep healthy. Continue reading