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Hat’s Off to Kanata’s Pyjama Patrol

Over 1,000 Pairs of Pyjamas Donated to Kids in Need First-time community outreach program is a dream come true for area agency and kids in need in Kanata. The Pyjama Patrol, a group of moms and concerned community members, created … Continue reading

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This Wine of the Week #WOTW is a crowd pleaser!

Each Friday, #‎Ottawa‬ sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. by Monique Ippolito Happy Lucky Friday the 13th folks! A glass of wine may not have brought me luck before but it has certainly … Continue reading

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The Wine of the Week is… Norman Hardie Riesling

Each Friday, #‎Ottawa‬ sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. Cheers! by Monique Ippolito Happy Fall Friday Folks! Here are five reasons why Norman Hardie Riesling is our wine of the week! LCBO Vintages … Continue reading

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Food For Life: Savoury Salmon Bites

by Lauren Follett, BA, RHN, Registered Nutritionist We moms have to stick together when it comes to healthy toddler meals and snacks that can be whipped up in no time. We’ve all been there: you come home from your afternoon outing, … Continue reading

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Cycle Under the Stars at Tour La Nuit

Ready to ride in a special, starlit Ottawa celebration? The whole family can enjoy Tour La Nuit, Ontario’s only closed-road night ride. It’s taking place Friday, September 25, from 5 to11 p.m. starting at Ottawa City Hall. Kids of all … Continue reading

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Doodling is Good … and Other School Tips

In a few days, students of all ages will be going back to school.  As parents begin to plan for summer routines to change back to school routines, they should be thinking about how collaboration both at home and in … Continue reading

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RIDEAU RIVER EVENING WALK

This evening walk starts  5:45 pm and ends at the RA CENTRE, Sundeck Patio area next to the EAST Wing entrance at 2451 Riverside Drive, Ottawa ON K1H 7X7. Free registration and participation for a five or ten non-competitive pre-mapped walk … Continue reading

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CANADA DAY MAP WALK

Enjoy a five or 10 non-competitive kms mapped by the Ottawa Voyageurs Walking Club starting from the Taggart Family Y – 180 Argyle St, Ottawa, ON K2P 1B7. Free registration and participation; join in or observe the many festivities on … Continue reading

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Well-Done Wines for BBQ

by Monique Ippolito: Pairing barbecued foods with wine is as easy as lighting the grill. Grilling, whether charcoal or natural gas, adds a signature smoky taste to a meal. That’s what you’re looking for in your wine as well. Continue reading

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Protect Your Family From Common Dangers

When it comes to keeping your home and family safe, you take precautions; you have a plan for if there were a flood, fire or burglary. But another risk to consider is the one that comes with using the Internet. … Continue reading

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