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Happy Holidays

It’s been another great year for Ottawa Foodie Girlz. With your help, we raise over $6000 again this year for two local charities: Heart Month in support of the Ottawa Heart Institute in February Online holiday auction in support of Shepherds of Good Hope Throughout the year, we were also fortunate enough to be invited to some of the best culinary events in town. Highlights from this year include:  Andaz Ottawa Opening Mayor’s Gala for the Arts Beechwood Farmers’ Market Cookoff We also celebrated our 2nd anniversary with an amazing bash at Feast + Revel inside the Andaz Hotel. Take a peek inside the celebrations, here. This would not be possible without the support of our readers, followers, supporters, and most...

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Beechwood Farmers Market cookoff

A few weeks ago, we received an email from Chris Penton, manager of the Beechwood Farmers Market inviting us to be a judge in the 3rd annual cook-off. We love supporting local farmers, producers, and businesses so this was most certainly of interest to us. I was happy to join fellow judges Elizabeth Kilvert, owner of the Unrefined Olive, and Councillor Mathieu Fleury this past Saturday. The Beechwood Farmers Market is located at 135 Barrette Street (Corner of Beechwood and St. Charles) on the grounds of the historic St. Charles Church. The market is open every Saturday from 9am-2pm from June 11th to October 8th . Featuring over 30 vendors from a wide variety of areas including: farm fresh, baking, prepared foods, wines, arts and crafts,...

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