Brookstreet’s Lumiere Gala

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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 […]

New York, New York (Day One)

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Just a couple short weeks ago, Steve (Willow’s dad) got a call from a local radio station in Ottawa called Live 88.5 with some fab news. He had won an all-expenses paid trip to New York City to see the Black Keys live in concert at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. When he found out, […]

A Little Taste of Germany

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The Central Bierhaus, in the Kanata Centrum, is celebrating their grand opening this week and my BFF, Crystal over at Ottawa Valley Moms, and I were able to catch a sneak peek of some of the excitement beforehand during their media preview. I’ve already been to CB numerous times (and blogged about it here) but […]

A New Dining Hot Spot in Kanata: Central Bierhaus

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Located in the Kanata Centrum, the Central Bierhaus is one of Kanata’s newest establishments and is located where O’Connors was previously at 650 Kanata Avenue. The restaurant is open every day from 11am until 2am. The interior of the restaurant is incredible and, if you remember what the interior of O’Connors looked like, you’ll be […]

Ice Cream & Puddles

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With Steve needing to do a “brick” training today (a swim, bike and a run), we headed out to my parent’s house this morning so that he could start his workout there (they live on the water) and so that Willow and I could visit. It was an overcast day but a fun one nonetheless. […]