Category Archives: Ottawa

7 Outdoor Activities to Warm Up Your Winter

Outdoor winter activities can help improve cardiovascular health, reduce stress and anxiety, and even your improve mood. They’re also a great way to make the cold months more enjoyable! From skating, sledding, skiing, or even just a brisk walk, there is so much to do this season. Whatever your preference is, with the right gear…

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Get into the Fall Harvest – Markets Within 10 Minutes of Osgoode Neighbourhoods

Fall is harvest season. Crops are ready to be picked! Leaf lettuce, spinach, mustard, arugula, cress, sorrel, and kale make good fall crops, as do pumpkins, squash, beets, carrots, radishes, and turnips. The best place to access good fall harvest crops? We’re big fans of local markets – and you’ll be sure to have a…

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5 Recipe Ideas Featuring Your Neighbourhood Specialty Shops

Before we get started, and if you haven’t already, we recommend reading our previous blog post – which features local restaurants and must-tries in the Ottawa/Gatineau food scene! Now that you’ve explored some local restaurants, cafés and tasted delicious treats around your neighbourhoods, you’re ready to try some recipes at home. Nothing beats the warmth…

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