Free Friday!

That time again...this week flew by for us and what a great week weather-wise. Looks like there may be some thunderstorms in the forecast but don't let that stop you from enjoying the FREE events that Ottawa has to offer this weekend! Book Launch at Chapters in Kanata - Caroline Pignat, author of Shooter two [...]

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The Marlborough Pub in North Gower

Carole and I had a great morning in North Gower yesterday! We first hosted a tour of our listing at 6724 Farmstead Ridge....which is exactly where it is, on a ridge, the highest peak in the village of North Gower, with unobstructed views of the sunrise and sunset all year round. Carole and I both [...]

The Marlborough Pub in North Gower 2017-04-11T21:43:54-04:00

Our Pot Planting Evening with Carp Garden Centre

We had a fabulous time welcoming in spring (finally) at Carp Garden Centre last week when we hosted our latest client event at one of their pot planting workshops. Lots of laughs, beautiful plants, catching up with friends and clients, learning about the plants we were using...great fun!

Our Pot Planting Evening with Carp Garden Centre 2017-04-11T21:43:54-04:00

Free (or Almost Free) Friday!

It's the long weekend so our Free Friday post is a little early this week. It is FINALLY going to be a beautiful weekend weather wise so get out there and enjoy. Ottawa Farmers Markets - every weekend they are now open. Grab an umbrella and stock up on the best produce our farmers have [...]

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Free (or Almost Free) Friday!

So we know that the weather is not looking great for this weekend...cheer yourself and your weekend up with some FREE events...or almost free that is. Ottawa Farmers Markets - every weekend they are now open. Grab an umbrella and stock up on the best produce our farmers have to offer! The Tulip Festival - [...]

Free (or Almost Free) Friday! 2017-04-11T21:43:54-04:00

Byward Market Makeover!

City council has just approved a plan to "revitalize" the Byward Market. One million dollars will be spent on making over George Street Plaza including new vendor stalls, seating, a horse fountain and more. Many thought to make George a "pedestrian only" walk but that has not been approved, cars will still be allowed. There [...]

Byward Market Makeover! 2017-04-11T21:43:54-04:00

Opening Party for the Tulip Festival is Tomorrow!

The Tulip Festival begins tomorrow and runs until May 23rd. The opening ceremony will take place tomorrow with "Epic Fantasy"...a fireworks show that takes you on a journey with fireworks and music through fantasy worlds including those in film and video games including Lord of the Rings. Come dressed in your best costume to celebrate [...]

Opening Party for the Tulip Festival is Tomorrow! 2017-04-11T21:43:55-04:00

Ottawa Children’s Festival

The Ottawa Children's Festival starts this week on Wednesday May 10 and runs until Sunday May 16. Since 1985 this has been an annual celebration of performing arts for children. The festival highlights bringing the arts into the school curriculum and keeping them there to show what an important part of a child's education the [...]

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FREE (or Almost Free) Friday!

Lots to do this weekend in Ottawa including great ways to celebrate Mother's Day so get out and enjoy the sunshine with these FREE or almost free events. Ottawa Poutine Fest: Ottawa Poutine Fest 2016 continues on this upcoming weekend for a second round of Canada's most famous dish! This time the trucks and food [...]

FREE (or Almost Free) Friday! 2017-04-11T21:43:55-04:00

Ideas for Mother’s Day

Mother's Day is upon us and we are busy finding ideas of what to do to celebrate in Ottawa and to make your mom's day...one that she will never forget. The Cumberland Heritage Village Museum is celebrating Mother's Day with an opportunity to meet famous Canadian women throughout history, painting activities, track and field to [...]

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