Issue 675 Volume 3 Number 175
It's Tuesday, December 20, 2022 and we’re intrigued by the news that the 5.5 km Le Sentier Du Petit Pingouin skateway on a Gatineau golf course may be open by Christmas.
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It’s now or never: Shop in Ottawa
Are you willing to gamble that your purchases will be delivered by Christmas? If not, you can find many of Canada’s coolest brands in Ottawa’s own stores. Or how about a spa gift certificate? Pull on your boots; we’re heading into town. (Links go to shop locators)
🎁 Selv bath, shower and body products are handmade in Montréal. The branding is simple and elegant, and will elevate any bathroom.
🎁 Bkind produces vegan, cruelty free nail polish, hair and skincare products, and laundry and dish soaps. Produced in Montréal.
🎁 Rocky Mountain Soap of Canmore BC is more than soap. The handmade products, which are tested on humans, include bath bombs, scrubs, moisturizers, shampoos and conditioners, and more. r
🎁 Shop natural skin and bath care made in Ottawa at Zoē’s Corner, 5470 Canotek Road Unit 26.
🎁 Nordik Spa-Nature in Chelsea delivers wellness experiences such as thermal baths, saunas, and massages.
🎁 Kōena Spa - Thermal Experience is just across the river in Aylmer, but it feels worlds away. Its 40,000 sq ft of treatment areas offer a getaway from the usual busy day.
🎁 Uppliva’s 2.5 hour Sauna & Steam Circuit offers a choice of steam rooms, a cold plunge pool, and spa treatments.
Settle the stresses of the season with the Christmas with Music and Beyond concert, Wed Dec 21 starting at 7:30pm at the Centre Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre. You’ll hear the music of JS Bach, Handel, Tchaikovskey, and many more. Please note: Due to illness, Quebec soprano Karina Gauvin will not be performing.
We’ll see you tomorrow – Martha and Darren
📫 Is there something that Ottawa should know about? Email to us at [email protected]. We read every single comment.