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Quilotoa and the beauty of permaculture!

Our first stop, Laguna de Quilotoa, a very powerful volcano that exhausted all its magma in its last eruption after 14000 years of dormancy, and now has filled its crater with a beautiful lake. 1,012 more words

Singer-songwriter Lynn Miles embraces winter

Ottawa singer-songwriter Lynn Miles has a complicated relationship with the coldest season. Although she finds inspiration in the quiet stillness of a winter’s night, she abhors the cold and dreads driving in a snowstorm. 764 more words

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Ecuador: Llife Among Llamas

Contrary to popular belief, Living Abroad does not mean Always Being on Vacation. Here, as anywhere in the world, work and life stressors amalgamate to terrorize unassuming gringas until they precipitately purchase flights to neighboring countries. 614 more words


Shannon Rose returns with new band, new name, new album

The Ottawa indie band Gold & Marrow — heretofore known as Shannon Rose and the Thorns — releases the new album Forever on Sept. 30, with a release party Saturday, Oct. 75 more words

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NQ Arbuckle to get "boozy, dancey" at Ottawa Folk Festival

The last time the alt-country band NQ Arbuckle played in the Ottawa area, a rambunctious young crowd filled the Black Sheep Inn, dancing, singing and stomping their feet along to the gruff but wise roots-rock songs of Neville Quinlan. 659 more words

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Canada Day in Ottawa!

Hey everyone! We’ve been on tour for the past few weeks, and it’s been a great time! We’ve been able to see so many friends, and meet lots of new ones, and we’ve had many exciting opportunities come up. 368 more words