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Feeling Comfy

May 25, 2015 12:00 pm
Feeling Comfy

Made for active women by active women, Lorna Jane merges fashion with the latest in performance technology to create high-performing active wear. Visit nordstrom.com for more information.

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Summer Reading Guide

May 21, 2015 2:20 pm
Summer Reading Guide

The summer sun is shining and that means it’s time to relax! Why not grab a book and a blanket and head to the nearest park to enjoy some outdoor reading? OLM has the best reads for you and the family! From food and romance to astronomy and zombies, there […]

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The Briefcase Backpack

1:20 pm
The Briefcase Backpack

Designed for a busy lifestyle, the Venturo slim laptop backpack has all the features needed for an effortless commute. With weatherresistant material and dedicated pockets for laptops, tablets, battery packs and various cables and chargers, it’s never been easier to stay connected. Available in four colours. For more information, please […]

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The Great City of Tianjin, China

May 19, 2015 2:06 pm
The Great City of Tianjin, China

The largest seaport in northern China and the maritime gateway to Beijing rarely conjures up visions of living in beautiful displays of nature and lush green sustainable environments, but the Tianjin Economic- Technological Development Area (TEDA) is not like any other economic development zone in the world. Located just east […]

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Kazakhstan Is Moving Ahead

May 14, 2015 2:58 pm
Kazakhstan Is Moving Ahead

Above: Kazakhstan’s capital, Astana, is one of the most successful and ambitious development projects in Central Asia. There is no question that the the global financial and economic crisis and difficult geopolitical situation that exists today has left few countries in the world unaffected. The recent collapse of oil prices has […]

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Leap into Spring Trends

April 22, 2015 2:15 pm
Leap into Spring Trends

Spring is here and we say out with the old, in with the new! Check out OLM’s must-haves for the season!   Bio Seaweed Gel Nail Polish Save yourself a trip to the salon and do you gel manicure at home! Get beautiful, healthy and long-lasting gel colours in one […]

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Sounds Convenient

April 21, 2015 11:05 am
Sounds Convenient

The BRAVEN Mira speaker is equipped with an integrated kickstand that doubles as a hook, giving users the flexibility of using it absolutely anywhere. Hang it in the garage, by the grill, on the deck or even in the shower. This multi-purpose, water-resistant bluetooth speaker offers convenient portability and outstanding […]

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Kitchen Bling

April 13, 2015 4:06 pm
Kitchen Bling

A well-organized, easily accessible and spacious refrigerator is the unsung hero of every kitchen. An elegant stainless steel finish doesn’t hurt, either. LG’s sleek, extra capacity Door-in-Door refrigerator saves both energy and effort by adding a third door for easy access to your go-to items. Store your most used items […]

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Plant Power

April 8, 2015 10:05 am
Plant Power

Harsh winter weather takes a toll on the skin. Nourish and soothe dehydrated, irritated skin with Aveda’s new line of Botanical Kinetics Intense skin care. Formulated with luxurious ingredients, these new products will soothe dry skin instantly and help it retain moisture for 24 hours. aveda.ca

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Break Out the Records

April 2, 2015 11:59 am
Break Out the Records

The retro design Signature Retro HiFi Stereo System is a high-quality vinyl record, CD, MP3 player and AM/FM radio. Made with real wood and a rich walnut finish, amber lighting on the tuning dial and antique patina faceplate. A truly vintage system. electrohome.com

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Inspiring Architectural Art

March 19, 2015 11:33 am
Inspiring Architectural Art

Observe one of Ottawa’s newest architectural wonders from an entirely new perspective. From May 8 to 23, Wallack Galleries will feature a solo exhibition by local artist Sheryl Luxenburg entitled The Elusive Window Reflections Of The Ottawa Convention Centre. Luxenburg specializes in hyper-realistic watercolour and acrylic painting. Her paintings, which […]

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March Break at the Canadian Museum of Nature

March 12, 2015 11:30 am
March Break at the Canadian Museum of Nature

Photo credit: © C.W. Clark  Trying to put together a fun list of family-friendly activities for you and the kids over March break? Look no further than the Canadian Museum of Nature! They have a schedule jam-packed with hands-on learning, exhibitions and some on-screen entertainment. A few highlights include: Arctic […]

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SkinCeuticals Resveratrol B E

February 27, 2015 10:34 am
SkinCeuticals Resveratrol B E

Diminish visible signs of aging and strengthen the skins ability to fight sun damage. This antioxidant-enriched night concentrate is a miracle product for improving radiance and encouraging elasticity. SkinCeuticals.com

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Commuting Comfort

February 25, 2015 12:04 pm
Commuting Comfort

Nothing is more frustrating than being exhausted but too uncomfortable to fall asleep. The solution is NapAnywhere, a headsupporting device that allows the muscles in the neck to completely relax. You’ll be snoozing in no time. Napanywhere flattens to easily fit in your briefcase or carry-on. netshoppersdrugmart.ca

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Hang On and Light Up

February 24, 2015 12:03 pm
Hang On and Light Up

Going camping? There is nothing worse than when night falls and all of a sudden you are left in complete darkness! Light up your next trip with the Blackfire camplight lantern. It is a one-of-a-kind, dual-action LED lantern that doubles as a flashlight and clamps onto virtually anything, illuminating all […]

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Clear Listening

February 20, 2015 10:29 am
Clear Listening

Let your true colours shine through with Moshi’s Mythro earbuds. With six colours to choose from, Mythro offers crisp sound for ultra smooth listening. Moshi.com

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Big Sound

February 18, 2015 10:00 am
Big Sound

The ultra-portable, Bluetooth speaker from 808 Audio provides big sound in a small package. Available in three vibrant colours, the mobile speaker connects to any Bluetooth enabled device for crisp, clear sound. The rechargeable internal battery means you can blast your favourite tunes for hours of uninterrupted jamming. 808audio.com

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