I may have missed the Governor General Performing Arts Awards last year, however, this year was my year to walk the red carpet at Ottawa's prestigious, and most exciting, gala event of the year! "The Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards were created in 1992 under the patronage of the late Right Honourable Ramon John Hnatyshyn (1934–2002), 24th Governor General of … [Read more...] about The Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards – Ottawa’s Most Prestigious Gala Event! #GGawards
According to National Geographic, 75% of Canadians live within 100 miles of the American border. Think about that. This means that most of our urban areas (cities) are roughly within an hour and a half drive from the American border. My American friends, those of you who live close to the 49th parallel, that's not far when it comes to planning a colossal road trip to … [Read more...] about 9 Must-See Canadian Summer Music Festivals For Americans
Canada's capital city is gearing up to host one of North America's most important music events - RBC Bluesfest 2016! My love affair with the RBC Bluesfest started way back in 1997, and is still going strong! "The RBC Bluesfest is one of Canada’s largest outdoor music festivals and is ranked as one of North America’s most important music events. Over the years, … [Read more...] about 15 Tips To Help You Rock Your Time At The RBC Bluesfest In Ottawa!
Every kid loves LEGO, right? Personally, I've yet to meet a kid who doesn't love LEGO. I even know "big kids" who still love LEGO. Here's a little bit of interesting LEGO trivia for you. LEGO was founded in 1932 (that's 84 years ago!) by Ole Kirk Kristiansen. LEGO started as a small carpenter's workshop! It wasn't until 1958 that the famous LEGO brick was … [Read more...] about The LEGO Imagine Nation Tour Is Coming To Canada!
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 delight Ottawa's shoe lovers looking to slip into … [Read more...] about Designer Shoe Warehouse Now Open In Ottawa!