Category: Features

Skyline: New patio rules

by Robert Smythe Patios play an important role in the public realm by creating places for residents to connect, relax, and animate our streets. That’s how the City of Ottawa staff introduced its report on reforming the rules for sidewalk…

Planet of the Scapes

by Pearl Pirie Hold the pity. I taught myself to cook on Campbell’s casserole cookbooks where there’s a column for a kind of Campbell’s soup, a column for veggie, a column for wet, a column for flavours, a column for…

Planet of the Scapes: The season of excess

by Pearl Pirie One must have richness near New Year’s. Yet with so many sweets around, salad tastes amazing and sparks craving. Main dish: Clean green A baby spinach/adult arugula salad with English cucumber, avocado, tomato, sweet bell pepper, clementines…