Ottawa Life

The Nutcracker and Alberta Ballet Kick Off the Holidays at the NAC

2 December 2016 - 12:07pm
Images courtesy of the National Arts Centre. Since 1892, The Nutcracker has been charming audiences with its music and dance. It’s a ballet company’s voice to have a unique version of The Nutcracker, and I as I have seen dozens of various interpretations, I was eagerly looking forward to this […]

OLM Pet of the Week- Meet Pin and Pip

2 December 2016 - 11:45am
For this week’s OLM Pet of the Week we’re excited to introduce you to two adorable siblings Pin and Pip! Pin and her brother Pip were born last fall in a small feral cat colony. The siblings are a bonded pair who are looking for a forever home together through […]

Congrats OLM Writer Evert Acckerman, One of the Top 25 HR Professionals in Canada

2 December 2016 - 10:22am
They looked…they found and Ottawa Life Magazine’s Evert Akkerman is one of them! Huge congrats for making the Canadian HR Reporter’s Top 25 Human Resources Practitioners in Canada. Evert Akkerman: XNL HR Born and raised in Holland, Evert Akkerman, HR consultant at XNL HR in Newmarket, Ont., went on to […]

Tales of A Charlie Brown Christmas

2 December 2016 - 12:55am
Welcome to Day 2 of our 25 Day 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. All images by Andre Gagne. Listen to our full interview with Jerry Granelli above. If the Vince Guaraldi Trio’s […]