12 Gifts for Kids, Big and Small

And by big kids, we mean grownups who still know how to be a child at heart. Playful, joyful, free spirits, who are perfectly responsible adults, but deep down have made a vow to themselves to never completely grow up. We absolutely understand. Know someone like that? Or someone who maybe needs to be a… Read More

How To Buy Local On Black Friday 2022

There are just so many good reasons to buy local this holiday season. And many small local businesses are offering some great deals this weekend, so it's even easier to keep your money right here. We’ve rounded up a list of locally owned Nova Scotia businesses who are holding a Black Friday, Small Business Saturday,… Read More

The 2022 Local Wishlist is HERE!

The holiday season can finally begin, because the 10th annual Local Wishlist is live right now, and ready for you to start browsing, dreaming, and making your lists. And after a long wait, it's bigger and better than ever, with even more local goodness for you to discover. Browse hundreds of local gift ideas that… Read More

The 2021 Last Minute Local Gift Guide

We know the feeling — that low-level panic that sets in when you don't have everything checked off on your holiday shopping list, and it's getting too late to order. Don't worry! There are so many local gifts that you can still get, especially from the Local Wishlist. We've put together a little guide to… Read More

12 Gifts of Holiday Self-Care

Because this is about the time all of our stress levels peak. And we all know someone who's had a rough year (raise your hand), and needs a break. Maybe that someone is you. Maybe it's everyone you know. Show them you care by gifting them with time, love, maybe a way to step back… Read More

12 Gifts For Your Favourite Foodie or Home Chef

Do you have an enthusiastic foodie or aspiring local chef on your holiday shopping list? These 12 gifts from the Local Wishlist are made in Nova Scotia, and perfect for prepping, cooking, and eating local. Food Tour Gift Certificate Here's a culinary experience with options: gift certificates are redeemable toward any Neighbourhood Tour or Seafood… Read More