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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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Be Spellbound with the Magic of the Arthritis Society

February 17, 2015 2:20 pm
Be Spellbound with the Magic of the Arthritis Society

Do you believe in magic? The Arthritis Society is hosting an evening of wonder and awe at the National Gallery of Canada with Spellbound, in support of childhood arthritis. On Thursday, March 12, the National Gallery’s Water Court will be magically transformed into a spellbinding street fair. Featuring the entertaining […]

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Power to Go

February 13, 2015 11:27 am
Power to Go

The Nova Blox is an ultra-lightweight, portable backup power pack specifically designed for smartphones and other portable electronics. Enclosed in a smooth finish and stylishly protective aluminium shell, this external battery has been manufactured with Juno Power’s latest innovative design. junopower.com

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Love is in the Air

February 10, 2015 10:01 am
Love is in the Air

Valentine’s Day is almost here! Do you have any plans? Zola’s Restaurant in Nepean is offering a romantic package sure to dazzle your signifigcant other and delight your tastebuds. The best part about it? The package is take-out, meaning you can skip the crowded restaurants and eat in the comfort […]

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Truly Xqisit

February 9, 2015 1:09 pm
Truly Xqisit

The LZ380 Bluetooth Stereo Headset from XQISIT combines outstanding audio quality, hands-free capability and a stylish look. Designed for portability, the LZ380 are foldable and fit easily into any bag. Available in various vibrant colours for a chic, eye-catching look. xqisit.com

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Valentines Day Gift Guide

February 3, 2015 3:11 pm
Valentines Day Gift Guide

Stumped on the perfect gift to get your special someone for Valentines Day? OLM has you covered! We have something for everyone that is sure to stir up romance in the air. As much as we love a bouquet of roses and box of chocolates, this year retire the classics and […]

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