Long Weekend Struggle: To Rage or To Rest, That is the Question

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Whether you’re doing this: [Osheaga, Montreal] or this: [Veld, Toronto] or this: [OVO, Toronto] or this: or this: or this: … we hope you have a lovely long weekend, Ontario.

Nail Polish Colour Combos

Summer Nails

I love nothing more than showing off a good mani/pedi in the warm summer months. We spend so much of our year bundled in socks and shoes, that once July […]

Peak of the Week/Year

Wedding First Kiss

This past week has been a whirlwind. Last week, we saw ourselves taking off to celebrate the biggest wedding of the year. Held at Chateau Montebello, just a short drive […]

Summer Beauty Essentials

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Is it just me or has summer been a whirlwind? Somehow, we’re already half way through the best month of the year and we’ve been busy enjoying everything that Ottawa has to […]



  It’s FRIYAY and we are just a tad bit excited!!!!!   ….AND KANYE. HAPPY WEEKEND, NUTS!

Better your Bluesfest: There’s an app for that

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year! As Catherine mentioned last week, July is one of our favourite months to live in Ottawa, partly thanks to RBC Bluesfest, Otawa’s biggest music […]

Let Ottawa’s Best Month Begin!


Whenever people talk about visiting Ottawa, I always have the same piece of advice: come in July. Come for Canada Day, Bluesfest and Hope Beach. Come for the heat, the […]

Happy Canada Day!

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Happy Canada Day, nuts! We take our Canadian identity pretty seriously here on inanutshell, going as far as including a maple leaf in our logo. So, you can be sure […]

A quest for Kombucha


I’ll try anything once. So, when I heard about a natural drink that contains caffeine, probiotics and a symbiotic colony of bacteria and yeast,  I quickly headed to the closest […]

Paint Nation!

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Last week, I had the pleasure of spending an evening doing two of my favorite things; sipping cocktails and throwing paint at a canvas in an atmosphere where my less-than-stellar […]