Ottawhat 136 – Ashley Lemmon

On the show this week, we met the founder of Nora Swimwear, Ashley Lemmon. Hear all about her time in England, her experience starting a business and helping other women do the same, and all the work that goes in to making a clothing line.


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Links:
Nora Swimwear

Beer:
Tales From The Patch Pumpkin Porter – Big Rig Brewery

Ottawhat 135 – Josephine Leone

This week’s show features Ottawa’s premiere scrunge band, Josephine Leone. We’re joined by Val, Mike, and Pete to discuss the process of making their new EP, and everything that goes along with doing that entirely on their own.

You can check out Josephine Leone at House of Targ this Friday, October 13!


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Links:
Josephineleone.com
Never Satisfied (YouTube)
Josephine Leone (EP) – iTunes

Beer:
Beyond the Pale Brewing – Saison Tropicale

Ottawhat 134 – John Girgis

In this episode, we met with John Girgis, who came to talk about Biotown, an open-access, DIY biology lab located right in downtown Ottawa. Learn about some of the goals of cutting-edge biology, including how fast, cheap access to testing equipment could revolutionize health and public safety.

We also discuss some of John’s experiences with depression, and how his openness about his own mental health helped him cope with it in a healthier way.


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Links:
Biotown
dataforgoodottawa.org
Biotown Indiegogo Campaign

Food:
Holland Cake and Shake