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The most Instagrammable cafes in Ottawa

Struggling to find places that not only serve good food but are also Instagram-worthy shall no longer be a problem in Ottawa!

Since we live in an era where taking pictures of your avocado toast/coffee art/plate of pasta (not as photogenic but it’s my fave so let it go) is an essential part of our days, I thought it might be a good idea to share my current top Instagrammable cafes with all you local peeps – and (…)

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4 workouts I love to do to stay fit

 

One of the topics I am most often asked by you guys is fitness – and what I do to “stay fit”. 

For the longest time I pulled this post off because I just didn’t know what to say. I guess it’s because I just did random workouts here or there and just felt that wasn’t really worth sharing.

I’ve only taken real interest in my fitness routine in the past few months. The reason I decided to take things more seriously is super simple (and I am sure so many of you are the same). I LOVE TO EAT. I eat (…)

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Guest room makeover on a budget

We’ve been living in our apartment for more than 4 years (5 in November). And up until now, our second room went from an office, to a closet, to a cloffice (closet AND office), and now it is a guest room! I finally pulled the plug after having welcomed so many people in the past few months – first my mom for two weeks, then my friend Michelle who stays over often and has (HAD) to sleep on the couch,… I felt terrible. But not anymore!!

I don’t know about you, but I keep seeing all these people redoing their houses and they seem to have endless pockets with endless funds. That wasn’t the case for me, and I didn’t particularly feel like I wanted to spend $$$$ on a guest room (no matter how much I love our guests)! (…)

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Easy 4 ingredients ombre piña colada (non alcoholic)

Summer is in a week, and with that means BBQ, pool parties, and frozen drinks! 

My favorite cocktail has always been a piña colada, I mean give me all the pineapple in the world and it still wouldn’t be enough. True story, I can eat an entire pineapple (…) 

This recipe only requires 4 ingredients (including ice!), so clearly it couldn’t be easier than that. Plus, it only takes 5 minutes to make!

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My experience with Invisalign

Let me start by saying that this is in no way sponsored by Invisalign. I did pay for the treatment out of my own pocket (and dad’s) and I in no way force you to do the same as there are other less expensive ways to go about fixing your teeth. I also am so sorry about the quality of the BEFORE photo, as I had no idea at the time that (…)

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