Architectural artistry

Architectural artistry

Updated on October 15, 2014 - Fans of the renowned Ottawa architect W.E. Noffke are going to enjoy visiting one of his grand houses during this year’s Homes for the Holidays tour. The Noffke house was built in Rockcliffe Park in the late 1920s, but a...

Speaking music

Speaking music

Updated on October 15, 2014 - Saul Jacobson spent more than 30 years as a radio host – almost 20 of those years in Ottawa! With his deep voice and easy on-air personality, Saul was a natural...

Art & soul gifting

Updated on October 14, 2014 - Know something new and notable? E-mail us at: editor@ottawaathome.ca

Homes

The fifth wall

Updated on October 05, 2014 - Traditionally, most ceilings are painted in a stark, flat and sterile white (blah!). Now don’t get me wrong – white ceilings have a certain charm and serve a very important purpose. Painting your ceilings a flat white helps to mask any imperfections....

Seasonal transitions

Updated on October 05, 2014 - It’s only fitting that florist Elizabeth Young should live in a tranquil, picturesque country setting surrounded by nature’s...

Is wallpaper the new black?

Updated on August 22, 2014 - Remember when wallpaper used to be so 1970s?  Sadly, I do!  Funny, but as I look back it seems as though I spent the...

Country living Photo

Updated on August 08, 2014 - Kimberley Seldon is known for her classic style with a modern twist. The personality-filled interior designer is passionate about...

Homes

Food

Hearty lunch

Updated on October 07, 2014 - Brie & Tomato Griller with Basil Pesto..

Young chefs taking charge

Updated on October 07, 2014 -   It’s a fortunate time for diners in Ottawa. There is an impressive array of restaurant options, some featuring the rising...

Paula's Bites

Updated on September 13, 2014 - Golden Beet Soup This farm-fresh soup could be the centrepiece of a luncheon menu or the perfect starter for a dinner party. With...

House hunting with Chef Kenton Leier

Updated on September 20, 2014 - As the executive chef at the Westin Ottawa, one of the national capital’s busiest hotels, Kenton Leier spends much of each day in...

Garden Tomato Jalapeno Salad

Updated on September 12, 2014 - Kenton loves fresh tomatoes from the garden and says this salad is not only beautiful to look at but reveals all the sweet notes...

Food

Living

Neighbourhood by style

Updated on September 20, 2014 -   Ottawa is a network of fabulous neighbourhoods, each with its own distinct charm, history, architecture and thriving local businesses. Four of Ottawa’s neighbourhoods – the Glebe, Westboro, New Edinburgh and the ByWard Market – are all older....

Photo

The healing power of horses

Updated on August 22, 2014 - The physical power and majestic beauty of horses are well-known characteristics. But there is less awareness of how horses can also...

Passing time this summer

Updated on July 16, 2014 - New uses for old furniture & global traditions. Know something new and notable? E-mail us at: editor@ottawaathome.ca

Living

People

Fashionable self-expression

Updated on April 27, 2014 - Changing schools in Vancouver halfway through the eighth grade was fairly traumatic for Lisa Tant, who is Holt Renfrew’s Vice...

Looking for action! Photo

June 13, 2012 - This summer, why not add scouting the market for Oscar winners and porn stars to your activity list? Apparently, this is not too...

People