10 Things I Learned from Buying a House (Part 2)

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Last week, I posted part one in this two part series on buying a house. Today, comes part two. Read below for more things I’ve learned since buying my first home […]

Peaks of the Week

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It’s back to the grind today, nuts! As we start a new work week and prepare to say goodbye to the month of July, here are five things that made last […]

The Eight Types of Facebook Parents

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Notification: “[Insert name of parent] commented on a link you shared.” … internal panic. Are your parents on Facebook? Mine are. And since our days of being photographed doing wild […]

10 Things I Learned from Buying a House (Part 1)

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Last year, my DLP (domestic life partner/boyfriend/animal enthusiast) and I decided we were ready to take the step towards home ownership. Both of us had rented for many years, but […]

Peaks of the Week

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This week (and last) were action-packed for the nuts. Four of us united for the Beyonce and Jay-Z concert in Toronto, Meghan welcomed a new family member, and Kate returned to us […]

You Know You’re a Young Professional When…

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Since the nuts first sat down together and thought up the idea for this blog, we have all journeyed through the professional world, trying to find that perfect fit. From […]

Ottawa Summer Date Ideas

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When CTV Ottawa Morning Live tasked us with coming up with a few Summer date ideas to enjoy in the capital, we realized that the 613 is a pretty happening […]

Happy 26th Little Lalu

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If there’s one word that describes our little Kate Lalu pretty perfectly it’s loveable. That’s why it became an easy task to ask her family and closest friends to fill in the […]

Peaks of the Week

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This past week/weekend was filled with lots of highlights – from the kick off of Ottawa Bluesfest, to heart-warming weddings, bike rides, and sipping mojitos under the sun – these things and […]

Peaks of the Week

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As we kick off the weekend and the end of June, we’re once again looking back at the highlights from this past week – Jess snapped a gorgeous photo of […]