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 spectacle in the skies over Ottawa-Gatineau every Labour Day weekend. Just to give you a little … [Read more...] about Up Up And Away At The Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival! #outaouaisfun
I've just returned from a great weekend at the BConnected Conference here in Ottawa-Gatineau, where I spent the weekend visiting with old friends, meeting new friends, and learning such valuable information. Fantastic experts in the social media and blogging fields presented us with such a wealth of tools, tips and tricks for attendees, that it felt like my head was spinning by … [Read more...] about BConnected To Swag! Win A Bag Of Swag From The BConnected Conference!
Camp Fortune, located just north of Ottawa, in Chelsea, Quebec (Gatineau Park), is a well-known ski hill with a reputation for being one of the best in the area. Growing up, I spent a lot of time in Ottawa visiting family and friends, and I often heard many people refer to Camp Fortune when talking about great ski hills in the Outaouais region. Camp Fortune is the highest … [Read more...] about Camp Fortune ~ So Much More Than Just A Great Ski Hill!
Celebrating Canada Day watching the spectacular fireworks over Parliament Hill. … [Read more...] about Canada Day Fireworks At Parliament Hill ~ #Ottawa #Gatineau ~ #WordlessWednesday
View of the Canadian Parliament Buildings taken from Gatineau, Québec It's almost time for Winterlude here in Canada's National Capital Region! This year, Ottawa-Gatineau's famed winter festival opens it's icy doors from January 31-February 17, 2014. If you've never been to Winterlude, this is a great year to come for your first time. Winterlude will be celebrating Canadian … [Read more...] about Fun And Festivals In Gatineau, Québec