Waterfront Shopping in Halifax
One of the best views of Halifax is from the water, so if you are a cruise ship passenger entering our harbour, you can count yourself lucky.
But where to go once you get on the land? I could recommend tons of places to check out, but I know... Read More
What I Learned About Food in 2014
Sobeys invited me to write a guest post for their #BetterFoodForAll blog leading up to #GivingTuesday. For the first year, FEED NOVA SCOTIA is partnering with Sobeys for "Giving Tuesday". Following Black Friday and Cyber Monday... Read More
Lunenburg County Winery
Lunenburg County Winery is a fruit winery on Nova Scotia's South Shore. It is located on a 100 acre commercial blueberry farm. In addition to highbush blueberries, they grow grapes, blackcurrants and elderberries on-site. Some of that fruit... Read More
Steak Frites at Brooklyn Warehouse
So, I know that its evident that one of my favorite restos is Brooklyn Warehouse, and this meal further adds to my love affair. I recently went to dinner with a friend of longtime family friend of mine who has been away from Hali for about 4... Read More
The Stogies Release New Video + Tour Dates
Halifax rock n roll quintet, the Stogies, have released a video for their song "Gift Horse", which is the first song from their upcoming album HOOT (October 2014). Produced by Jon Landry of Halifaxs The Stanfields, the album was recorded in... Read More
A Trip to Visit Dan Quinton of PosterBoy
Erin and I took a few hours out of a busy week to make the trip to gorgeous Lunenburg. The plan was to escape the city, grab some killer fish and chips, and meet Dan Quinton, the local artist, behind Posterboy prints. Dan had set up a booth for ... Read More
Writer's Block in Progress...
I just wanted to toss up a post to apologize to our readers that we haven't found a groove yet in 2014, I know personally I'm battling a case of writer's block and just wanted to ask that you bear with me as I chip away at the block that's... Read More
Nova Scotia's finest showcased at Pavilion 22
Perhaps the best kept secret at the Halifax Seaport is Pavilion 22. And it's now open for the 2011 cruise season! Pavilion 22 is a dockside, vibrant, open concept market offering a warm and friendly shopping experience for cruise passengers and... Read More
Maritime Metal & Hard Rock Festival 2014 Teaser
Hey you! Get ready for the loudest, crunchiest music festival of the summer that is hitting the valley for round two. This year, the Maritime Metal & Hard Rock festival has been pushed to two days and two nights, featuring 25+ bands, Chaos Theory... Read More
10 Awesome Halifax Daytrips You Can Bus To!
A few years ago, a visiting student who was new to Halifax told us how disappointed they were that they couldn't get to the beach by bus. From that moment on, we were on a mission - to show visitors and locals alike great dates, daytrips, and ... Read More