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The 2016 Local LOVE List is Now Live!

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Engagement rings and Wedding bands
Find a local gift, date, or getaway for your Valentine on our 2nd annual Local LOVE List! Browse locally grown flowers, cards, chocolates, jewelry, romantic escapes and so much more.  You'll also find those gorgeous engagement rings by Carmen Jaeger Goldsmith and Jewellery Design (pictured above)! This project was made possible by the support of our… Read More

The Growler Garage – South Burlington, VT

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It was cold brewed coffee, not beer, that led us to the Growler Garage. We had read about Northern Bayou online, a new-ish Vermont business that's been making a name for their cold brewed coffee. You can't visit Northern Bayou, so we went on the hunt for a place to pick some up for the road.… Read More

Now accepting applications for the 2nd annual Local LOVE List

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Love List v1
Our second annual Local LOVE List, The Buy-Local Valentine Guide to Nova Scotia, is now accepting applications. This online resource is designed to make it easier for Nova Scotians to connect with Valentine's Day gifts and date ideas made in Nova Scotia or available from locally owned Nova Scotia businesses. It is free to apply… Read More

Three Must-Visit Craft Beer Bars in Paris

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The City of Lights is known for many things: artists and intellectuals, history and architecture, wine and cheese, fashion and literature. It's not as well known for its beer. At least it isn't yet. There's an exciting craft beer scene growing in Paris, with beer caves and brewpubs popping up throughout the city. If you're looking… Read More

The 2015 Local Wishlist – Thank You!

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As the 2015 Local Wishlist draws to a close, I’ve been reflecting on the many people that have helped to make this project possible. The past six weeks have been full of excitement as we've started to hear stories of new connections being made and great gifts being discovered, but none of it would have been possible without… Read More

An Olde Fashioned Christmas at White Point

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White Point Beach Resort Winter
A few days ago we shared the magical little woods in Clare that have been mysteriously transformed each December with hundreds of Christmas ornaments. If you want to dive even deeper into holiday decor (and food...and music...) White Point is another great stop to add to your holiday travel list. White Point is one of… Read More

10 Gifts You Don’t Want To Miss on the Local Wishlist

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Magnetic Knife/Key Holder
The 2015 Local Wishlist contains more than 400 local gift ideas sorted into 18 categories. If you're new to our Wishlist, it can be a little overwhelming. We've narrowed down some of the early favourites for you below to get you started. 1. Colour The Coast: $25.00 Adult colouring books are so popular right now,… Read More