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Midday Musings

Midday Musings

Sometimes, the internet is a terrible place that I feel I want to disconnect from. But a lot of the time I find gems on the internet that make me […]

The Grammys

GRAMMYs 2015: The Round Up

Here on the shell we LOVE awards season. Last month, I offered up my insight on the Golden Globes and now I’m here to round up what went down on music’s biggest […]


UPDATE: The Ottawa Citizen mystery weather reporter is my kindred spirit

Guys, on Wednesday I introduced you to the city’s biggest mystery. The elusive weather reporter (the Weather Mystery/WM as I will call him or her) is back at it today […]


There is a mysterious weather reporter winning at life

You know how weather is usually super boring? Well, the Ottawa Citizen app is changing that for us. There is a mystery weather reporter who makes my day on a regular […]


Nous sommes Charlie

We are blessed with a wonderful thing at in a nutshell. We have a public platform where we can write, post, share ideas and stories. Five university-educated women get to […]

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Mark Your Calendars: Toronto’s Must-See Holiday Markets

The Holiday season is upon us, and Toronto is looking more and more festive as we near the end of November. Nothing screams Holiday joy more than a Christmas market, and […]


October 9th is World Sight Day #WhoBlinkedFirst

Approximately 285 million people in our world live with low vision and blindness. Of these, 39 million are blind, and 246 million have moderate or severe visual impairment. Astonishingly enough, 80% […]


Touring TD Place with TELUS

If you’re living in Ottawa and haven’t yet been to the TD Place Stadium I have one word for you: GO. Long-awaited and highly debated, the stadium finally opened its […]


10 Unforgettable Moments from the 2014 VMAs

Last night’s MTV Video Music Awards got everyone talking…about so. many. things. If you missed the action-packed awards show, here’s all you need to know to survive any type of water-cooler […]

Obit Robin Williams

In memory of Robin Williams

For a man whose life was riddled with darkness, he so effortlessly brought joy and laughter to millions of people around the world. His comedic genius, knack for impressions, remarkable […]