Tag Archives: Almonte

May 09

Lots of lemonade, a lack of hippos: Mike and family visit Almonte’s Tin Barn Market

Mike Reynolds (blog/Twitter) is an Ottawa born-and-raised husband and father to two beautiful girls. He’s obsessed with making sure his daughter says ‘daddy and mommy’ and not ‘mommy and daddy’ and with finding junk he thinks will one day be considered an antique. He also blogs about his admitted cluelessness when it comes to raising children. I […]

Ottawa in (f)lux: four local photographers unveil their very first show

Born and raised in Ottawa, Marc-André Cossette has traveled extensively, but has so far always come back home. He is now preparing to present his photographs to the public for the very first time, along with three other local photographers. (f)lux opens on May 15, at the Philip K. Wood Gallery in Almonte. What’s it […]

Maple Madness: The Local Agritourist visits a sugar bush

Lara Bender is the creator of Agritourism Ottawa, a blog that profiles wineries, orchards, gardens, farm tours, and other agricultural destinations within an hour’s drive of Ottawa. When she’s not hanging out on farms and driving Ottawa’s rural back roads, she’s a product marketing writer in the high-tech industry. How is it possible that I […]