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Local Focus

Updated on April 16, 2014 - In a powerful new exhibit at the Canadian War Museum the work of two soldier/artists illustrate wartime experiences expressed through artwork. Canadian, and Group of Seven artist, A.Y. Jackson and Germany’s Otto Dix depict...

A Passion for Good Design

A Passion for Good Design

Updated on April 11, 2014 - HGTV star and passionate interior designer, Sarah Richardson, hit the capital on April 9th to share her expertise and a collection of new fabrics she has created...

Winemakers’ Dinner full of surprises

Updated on April 09, 2014 - Erin Clatney of DISH Catering sure knows how to throw a party.  On April 7, she conspired with twelve of Ontario’s finest wineries to present Somewhereness....

Homes

What’s new

Updated on March 20, 2014 - Something fishy, a little spicy and right on trend — we’ve found a few things you should know about! Know about something new & notable? Contact us: editor@ottawaathome.ca.  .

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Entertaining the senses

Updated on March 17, 2014 - I especially enjoy entertaining during the winter. When cabin fever sets in, entertaining friends and family can really break up...

Ski, stay & play Photo

Updated on March 04, 2014 - Ottawa ski families know the scenario well: An early- morning drive in a car packed with bodies, ski equipment, clothing, lunches,...

Mix & match Photo

Updated on March 10, 2014 - She touts her style as “classic with a twist” – which makes Jenny Kondratovski right on trend for 2014! A decorator with a knack...

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Food

Relaxed entertaining

Updated on April 06, 2014 - If Jillian Blackie issued a warning to her dinner guests, it just might be, “expect the unexpected.” Married to Michael Blackie, one of Ottawa’s most well-known chefs, Jillian is an excellent cook in her own right and one who rarely falls back on....

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Nostalgic, interactive fondue

Updated on March 04, 2014 - There’s something kitschy, yet enduringly appealing, about fondue. The communal meal popularized in the 1960s has been traditional...

Casual gourmet Photo

Updated on March 04, 2014 - The best parties happen effortlessly where the food is deliciously centered on free-flowing conversations with laughter and good...

Tuna Crudo

Updated on February 10, 2014 - There’s something rather seductive about all sorts of seafood. This easy-to-prepare dish showcases luscious tuna loin in a simple...

Food

Living

Ladies Who Lunch and meaningful events

Updated on April 06, 2014 - It’s not easy to catch up with Catherine Landry. In the sparkling National Arts Centre, filled with women dressed to the nines and smart staff serving champagne and hors d’oeuvres, she runs past with an armload of door prizes. Like all great event....

Riding the party roller-coaster

Updated on March 20, 2014 - Social columnist Caroline Phillips inherited her mother’s interest in other people. She got the writing bug when she was 10 years...

Knowledge

Updated on February 24, 2014 - Joanne Robinson is one of those people for whom community involvement is an inherited genetic trait. The daughter of Jamaican...

Living

People

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...

Shedding light on pain

January 04, 2012 - When a child is critically ill or injured, Ottawa parents know that the doctors and nurses at the Children's Hospital of Eastern...

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