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Ottawa Foodie Girlz and Andaz Ottawa fundraiser for Harmony House

Back in November 2016, we received a message from our friend and Chef Stephen La Salle of Feast + Revel in the Andaz Ottawa asking us if we would be interested in collaborating with him again on a fundraiser for Harmony House in March in honour of International Women's Day with an event on Friday, March 24th, 2017. We quickly said yes to the partnership with Andaz Ottawa Byward Market for this event. In January, we met at and had a brainstorming session were we discovered the Harmony House was celebrating their 30th anniversary, this year.  Custom 30th anniversary cake by Top of the Hill Bakery | Photo credit: Eric Vance Photographer + Stylist Silent auction and raffle items |...

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Andaz opens up in Ottawa

At the end of August, Ottawa’s newest hotel opened its doors in the heart of the Byward Market. Developed by Claridge Homes this opening marked the first Andaz in Canada and also the first Hyatt brand hotel in Ottawa. The Andaz is a 16-storey boutique hotel with 200 guestrooms located at 325 Dalhousie Street where there once was an office building. The Andaz also has over 4500 sq. ft of meeting space with six studios spaces. The Andaz brand of hotels says they’re different from other boutique hotels because of its individualized service, modern style, backed by the Hyatt brand history. Ottawa joins other major cities like London, New York, Los Angeles, Shanghai and Tokyo to host an Andaz hotel....

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