February 19, 2018

Hubby and I have been craving a getaway, but with my looming $10,000 bill for gum surgery and Invisalign a trip south is out of the question. We kept it local and recharged at Strathmere: click for our experience plus your chance to win a staycation!

August 27, 2017

It's been a short, rainy summer here in Ottawa and I'm gonna help you make the most of our remaining warm days. Win a gourmet picnic for four from Pot & Pantry!

June 19, 2017

Anyone else feel like you need to charge your batteries? Me too. And I've got just the thing: I've giving away an overnight rest & relax getaway at Strathmere! It's worth $300 so hurry up and enter already.

March 22, 2017

Life's been busy of late and I've been craving a date night with hubby. I found the perfect place at Andaz Ottawa. And til March 30 you and your SO can enjoy an awesome prix fixe deal: $120 per couple for three courses, bubbly, and valet park...

March 14, 2017

Passionate about supporting women? Thought so! Win a pair of tickets to a fundraising event that supports vulnerable local women: Ladies Night for Harmony House. It's happening March 24 and you don't want to miss it.

What's Harmony House? It's a local...

November 23, 2016

Fancy a getaway but don't have time or cashola for a big trip? I hear you. Planning (and saving) for a vacation can be tough, so I'm always on the lookout for mini-trips here in our own backyard. Recently I discovered the Brookstreet Hotel,...

November 15, 2016

Full disclosure: this post is totally 100% biased. Here's why: one of my best pals just opened a downtown kitchen boutique called Pot & Pantry, and I'm smitten. Her shop is bursting with polished copper dishes, handcrafted pottery, and cast...

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