Trace’s Adventures in Dating: Holiday Gift Ideas for New Couples


You’ve just started dating someone and the holidays are fast approaching. For some people this isn’t a big deal but for most people this is enough to make them start sweating. Your relationship is shiny and new and you’re still getting to know that new person. Perhaps you haven’t even had the DTL conversation (Define […]

Holiday Gift Guide {Shop Local}

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Last holiday season I shared my holiday gift guides for her and him. This year I wanted to do something a little different. Being a small business owner myself, I know the importance of shopping local. Ottawa is filled with amazing shops and vendors right at your fingertips. In fact, all six of these vendors […]

Cat’s Adventures in Dating: Is This Seat Taken?

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Since my dating well has run a little bit dry lately, I thought I would run another romance experiment and report my findings. Last week I ventured into completely unknown territory and faced something I think many women might fear. I sat at a bar alone to see what would happen. I decided to choose […]