Archive for August, 2018

Back to School – Ottawa 2018-2019

If you’re like me, the back to school season has you thinking about that old Staples commercial. “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” plays gleefully as parents fill …

Willson Carbide Ruins – Go Explore!

Built in 1911 by Canadian inventor Thomas Willson, the Willson Carbide Mill was originally used to create calcium carbide for the production of acetylene gas. Far from an overwhelming success, …