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Anne Dion

Anne is in the final year of her undergraduate degree at McGill University studying Cultural Studies and Film, and enjoys living between Ottawa and Montreal. She is an acrylic and watercolour painter and occasionally sells her work. Anne's interests include journalism, yoga, and art in all its forms.
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The Lingerie Company That’s Everyone’s Valentine

The Lingerie Company That’s Everyone’s Valentine

Everywhere you look it’s candy hearts and cards, lovebirds and lace — it’s Valentine’s Day once more so let’s celebrate love! Whether or not you’re a fan of the holiday, you’ll love what this Canadian company has to offer. LACE has a huge selection of lingerie, [...]

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New Study Says Millennials Should Be Living the Ottawa Life!

New Study Says Millennials Should Be Living the Ottawa Life!

A recent study by Point2Homes reveals that Ottawa is the 5th most attractive cities in Canada for Millennials in 2018. This young generation is now the largest in the country, and many are beginning to settle down. So, what makes a good city for a Millennial to stay in? The study went through 9 criteria [...]

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Neighbourhood Spotlight: The Glebe

Neighbourhood Spotlight: The Glebe

With Light Rail on the horizon, here at Ottawa Life we’re giving you the series that breaks down each of Ottawa’s neighbourhoods by price, transportation, and lifestyle. Whether you’re a young professional or a family-making nest-builder, we’re giving you the details on every [...]

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’Twas the Month After Christmas

’Twas the Month After Christmas

It’s 2018 and we’re knee deep in snow! The holiday season’s gone by fast as usual, and the frosty intensity of January and February is in danger of losing it’s festive charm. But this year you don’t have to let the snow into your soul — we’ve got the perfect [...]

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Revolutions in Diabetes: A Look Inside Yesterday’s Conference on the Disability Tax Credit

Revolutions in Diabetes: A Look Inside Yesterday’s Conference on the Disability Tax Credit

This passed month was National Diabetes Awareness month, an important time for hundreds of Canadians and an exciting opportunity for making change. The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) has been involved in funding nearly every major scientific breakthrough in Type 1 Diabetes research, and [...]

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Toast The Holiday Season with A Ceremonial Tuborg Julebryg at Bier Markt Ottawa

Toast The Holiday Season with A Ceremonial Tuborg Julebryg at Bier Markt Ottawa

Welcome to Day 5 of the 25 Days of Ottawa Life Christmas Calendar. We’ll be updating with a new treat daily so be sure to keep checking under the OLM Tree to see what’s new. Bier Markt is a popular spot on Sparks Street in the heart of downtown Ottawa. Just a block form Parliament [...]

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Neighbourhood Spotlight: ByWard Market

Neighbourhood Spotlight: ByWard Market

With Light Rail on the horizon, here at Ottawa Life we’ve decided to start a series where we break down each of Ottawa’s neighbourhoods. We’re profiling each area by price, transportation, and lifestyle. Whether you’re a young professional or a family-making nest-builder, we’re [...]

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A Heartfelt Campaign

A Heartfelt Campaign

A little more than a year ago, Ottawa’s Montfort Hospital Foundation launched a campaign to raise $2.5 million for a machine that would change the lives of people in need. The goal of the campaign – appropriately called For You, Sweet Heart – is to purchase a CT scanner featuring [...]

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The Company That’s Transforming Ottawa

The Company That’s Transforming Ottawa

There’s a new business in town and it’s changing the landscape of Ottawa media. You might not know their name but you’ve definitely seen their content. shared.com is an Ottawa-based company that specializes in creating original online content. If you’ve enjoyed a funny video or [...]

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Neighbourhood Spotlight: Sandy Hill

Neighbourhood Spotlight: Sandy Hill

Photos by Anne Dion Light Rail on the horizon, here at Ottawa Life we’ve decided to start a series where we break down each of Ottawa’s neighbourhoods. We’re profiling each area by price, transportation, and lifestyle. Whether you’re a young professional or a family-making [...]

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