Brookstreet’s Lumiere Gala


Last night, Crystal and I attended the Brookstreet’s Lumière Gala in support of the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation. This year’s theme was, “A Splash of Red” and between the decor and the dresses, it was a perfect, merlot-inspired night. If you haven’t been to the Lumière Gala, it’s an absolute must-attend event in the city. The cause […]

Bell Kaleidoscope of Hope Gala Raises $90,000 for Youth Mental Health in Ottawa


On October 26, over 400 people gathered for the 3rd annual Bell Kaleidoscope of Hope Gala (KOH), raising $90,000 in support of youth mental health in the Ottawa area. I was so fortunate to be invited to the gala (thank you Tony!) and had an absolutely amazing time there. Proceeds from the gala support the Youth Services […]

Casino Royale Fundraising Event at Brookstreet Hotel [Review]


This past weekend, I attended the Casino Royale Ottawa event at the Brookstreet Hotel here in Kanata.  The event this year was a fundraising event for Candlelighters, the Humane Society and the Julianne Courneya Trust Fund.  Everyone attending paid an entry fee, which included two drink tickets, $500 in play money for the casino and […]