Tag Archives: maple syrup

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 […]

How do we know the holidays are here? The ByWard Market smells like pine!

Melodie Cardin is the special events and communications  coordinator for the ByWard Market Business Improvement Area, and she also apparently has some incredible mind-reading skills.  Just this weekend I passed by the very choir pictured above and thought I should write up a little something about just how wonderful the ByWard Market is at this time […]