Mini Egg (Nog) Cheesecakes

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Unless you’ve been living under a rock you’ve probably noticed that Spring hasn’t exactly sprung in Nova Scotia Snowva Scotia yet. It’s kind of a confusing time for all: what with snow banks taller than most people towering over us, while grocery store shelves are filled with bright and colourful Easter themes decorated with bunnies… Read More

Throwback Thursday: NS Road Trip to Big Spruce Brewing

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Ok Winter, I surrender. Nova Scotia, or more appropriately Snowva Scotia is collectively bowing at your feet and begging you to calm down and let Spring do its thing. I’m getting real sick of not being able to get out of my apartment, and struggling to navigate through the massive quantities of snow that you… Read More

Millionaire Bars

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Oh hi friends! Welcome to my first post of 2015! Sure it’s the middle of March but that’s no biggie. So far 2015 has been so jam packed that I haven’t had the chance to sit down and write up a post for the ‘ole blog… What with rehearsals for Charley’s Aunt Kitty rises! What?… Read More

Celtic Oktoberfest

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Last weekend I had the great pleasure of attending the very first Celtic Oktoberfest in Port Hawkesbury. Put on by the Strait Area Chamber of Commerce as part of their Small Business Week celebrations, the evening was a celebration of local food, beer and music hosted by local radio celebrities Scottie O and Greg from… Read More

Pumpkin Spice Donuts with Sea Salt Caramel or Maple Glaze

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Pumpkin Spice Donuts with Sea Salt Caramel or Maple Glaze
It’s that time, friends. What time? Pumpkin time. I’ve been patiently waiting to see pie pumpkins in Antigonish, in fact after several unsuccessful trips to the grocery store, I finally asked the produce clerk where they were hiding all the pie pumpkins, and he didn’t actually know what a pie pumpkin was, and suggested I… Read More

City Harvest and Big Day Downtown 2014

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I had a really big day on Saturday. And I spent most of it in Downtown Halifax. It was kind of a Big Day Downtown, if you will. Between an I LOVE LOCAL HFX fueled afternoon, and a Big Day Downtown-twitter-winnings evening, I got to experience a plethora of different local shops, restaurants, artists, artisans,… Read More

Guest Post: Boms by Sweet & Savary

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Boms by Sweet & Savary
It’s not every day that a professional pastry chef gives me an adorable package of homemade miniature bomboloni. And it’s not every day that I get to share the recipe for those delicious little treats on my blog. But today is that day, and once you try these out you’re probably going to want to… Read More

White Chocolate Cheesecake with Sea Salt Caramel Sauce

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You know what’s great? Cheesecake. You know what’s not so great? Missing your flight. You know what’s also not so great? Your rescheduled flight getting delayed, resulting in an overnight stay. But hey, on the positive side I get to work on this blog post while I’m stuck in airports... so today, my undesirable situation… Read More