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48 Hours in the Big Apple

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Recently, I had the pleasure of traveling to New York City for the first time (eeee!) for a very special occasion; wedding dress shopping with my best friend. Although a […]

Keep Your Pets Safe and Spoiled This Winter

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Even though we’ve had an unseasonably warm month, the cold that comes with winter is inevitable. And as the temperatures drop, our friends at Petsafe want to make sure our […]

Natural beauty that won’t break the bank

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“Organic”  is today’s buzz word when it comes to food – we are living in a culture that (rightfully) only cares to digest and absorb the best, most ethical produce […]


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If you’re from Ottawa, then you are likely familiar with El Camino. Located on Elgin Street, this tasty place opened up a few years back and has been a consistent […]

Get Professionally Organized

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I live by lists. It would be impossible not to. Even though I’m the kind of person who could “plan” a trip with few details—leaving the rest to spontaneity and […]

It’s About Damn Time


…let me reiterate that. It’s about damn time. Today, not only did we see the swearing in of a new Prime Minister, but we also saw the swearing in of […]

Mira-Skin: Ultrasound Skin Care


If you’ve followed the blog for a while, you know that there’s pretty much nothing I won’t try when it comes to beauty products. I’ve luckily not struggled too much […]

Ottawa Wine and Food Festival


A night of food, wine and fun is high up on ‘nutshell’s priority list this weekend – and it should be on yours, too! Celebrating its 30th anniversary, Ottawa’s Wine […]

Halloween Roundup

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With Halloween actually falling over the weekend this year, you can bet that there are going to be a TON of Halloween parties and festivities filling up your timelines over […]

National Women’s Show Ticket Winner!

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Last week, we launched an awesome contest to give two readers (and their guests) a chance to take part in the Ultimate Girl’s Day Out! The National Women’s Show is […]