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  1. Designer Shoe Warehouse Now Open In Ottawa!

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    The Designer Shoe Warehouse (DSW) opened its doors in Ottawa yesterday, bringing to the nation’s capital one of Canada’s largest shoe stores. Filled with approximately 20,000 square feet of dress shoes, sandals, running shoes, flip-flops, boots, and every other imaginable type of footwear, the Designer Shoe Warehouse is sure to...
  2. Love Bryan Adams? You Could Win A Night With Bryan In Los Angeles!

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    Nothing says “great Canadian rock ‘n roll” like a classic Bryan Adams song. I was a teenager when Bryan Adams’ first hit single, Cuts Like A Knife, hit the airwaves. Bryan’s video for this song was one of the first music videos I ever watched. The Cuts Like a Knife...
  3. Comedian Jeremy Hotz: Canada’s International Man Of Misery

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      Canadian Gemini award-winning comedian, Jeremy Hotz, is a miserable man. You probably would be too if you were spending the cold and snowy month of February taking your show on the road on a cross-Canada tour. “Fighting his way across the frozen tundra and battling the evil elements, Jeremy...
  4. Family Fun For Everyone! WIN A Family Pass To Kidapalooza In Markham!

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    What are you and your family doing to celebrate the Family Day weekend this year? If you live in the greater Toronto area, you may want to consider spending some family time at Kidapalooza at the Markham Fair Grounds in Markham, Ontario. “Family Fun for Everyone! Kidapalooza is an indoor...
  5. Derick Fage Clears The Room For Two Great Causes! #ctr #ottcity

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    Sometimes in life we meet someone with whom we feel we a real connection thanks to a shared love of something, shared opinions, or shared experiences. For me, that person is Derick Fage, television host of Daytime Ottawa. I wrote about Derick recently, and his life-long struggle with incontinence. While...
  6. ARC The Hotel – One Of Ottawa’s Best Kept Secrets

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    Ottawa has long had a reputation for being a rather “tame” and “boring” city. Perhaps this reputation originates from all the politicians and “suits” on Parliament Hill, however, I’ve never quite understood this reputation myself. Thank goodness the guys from BLACKBOOK Lifestyle recognized that this reputation needs to be laid...
  7. My Night Out With Marriott Rewards, The NBA…and Chauncey Billups! #NowThatsRewarding

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      Ottawa NBA fans turned out in full force last night for the #NBACanadaSeries game featuring the Toronto Raptors versus the Minnesota Wild! Thanks to Marriott Rewards and Delta Hotels and Resorts, I was invited to attend this special NBA game in the Marriott Suite at Canadian Tire Centre in...
  8. It’s A Slam Dunk For Marriott Rewards Members With The NBA Canada Series! #AroundTheWorld #NBACanadaSeries

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    Hey NBA fans! Have you heard about the NBA Canada Series? If not, you’ll want to listen up – especially if you are also a Marriott Rewards Member! MARRIOTT IS TEAMING UP WITH THE NBA Marriott is teaming up with the NBA as the Official Hotel Partner of the 2015-2016...
  9. Terry Fox: A Marathon Of Hope Leaves Behind An Enduring Legacy

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      This year mark’s the 35th anniversary of Terry Fox’s Marathon of Hope. Arguably Canada’s best known citizen, and one of our country’s most cherished heroes, Terry began his journey across Canada on April 12, 1980 in St. John’s, Newfoundland, and the journey ended on September 1, 1980 in Thunder...
  10. Road Trip Tour VIP Experience ~ Paul Brandt, Dean Brody, Me, and YOU! #FordTruckTour

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    Are you a huge Paul Brandt fan? What about Dean Brody? How would you like to see these Canadian country music stars live in concert? Live in concert…with you sitting within the first five rows? What about up close and personal? Back stage. While they play an intimate two-song acoustic...
  11. Up Up And Away At The Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival! #outaouaisfun

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    This past weekend was our very first visit to the Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival, held at Parc de la Baie in Gatineau, Quebec. Thanks to a magnificent blue sky, and no wind, the day couldn’t have been better for a festival celebrating the big, beautiful balloons that create a...
  12. Industria Italian Brasserie Gets Fresh With #Ottawa

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    Move over Mama! Industria Italian Brasserie has opened in Ottawa, and they are giving away one of your best kept secrets! Mama always keeps things FRESH in her Italian kitchen. Chef Sergio Mattoscio knows Mama is a smart lady, so when he created the menu for Ottawa’s newest eatery, the...
  13. Yoga On Parliament Hill – How I Turned The Downward Dog Into The Toppled Turtle

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      Ottawa’s Parliament Hill is more than just home to politicians and political scandals. Every week, during the summer months, something spiritual happens on the lawn of this magnificent Canadian political building, in the cultural heart of Ottawa. Yoga on Parliament Hill. Athletic apparel retailer, Lululemon, sponsors this free weekly...
  14. Local Food Week: A Visit To St-Albert Cheese Co-operative #loveONTfood

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    This past June, I was invited to participate in Local Food Week by joining the great folks from Farm & Food Care Ontario on a day-long local road trip visiting, and learning about, local food producers in the Ottawa region. Who are Farm & Food Care Ontario? Farm & Food...
  15. 13 Things To Remember For Optimum Car Seat Safety #FordSeatSafety

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    Ford Canada recently held a very informative Car Seat Safety presentation here in Ottawa, at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum, highlighting the do’s and don’ts of proper car seat installation. Ford’s Kelley Adams-Campos, who is a certified child passenger safety technician, was on hand to explain to us everything...

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