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Christmas on the Mersey

Christmas on the Mersey will take place Dec. 1-3, 2017. December is a wonderful time for a road trip in Nova Scotia. The mix of sea and seasonal decor is something not to be missed. We looked to Liverpool last week to attend a special holiday celebration, Christmas on the Mersey. We hit the road… Read More

Local Profile: Take It Outside

Getting Started: Sue opened the first Take It Outside location four years ago in downtown Truro.  She wanted to create a place that gathered everything she wanted in one space. A store that catered to the active lifestyle, not just while being active, but at home and at work as well. The result is a store that… Read More

Local Profile: DogRunnin

Do you #GoDogRunnin? This local business started in Halifax in 2013 as a dog running service. In three years the business has had impressive growth and support, and now provide a range of services and products that take a proactive approach to canine health, wellbeing and fitness. DogRunnin not only provides tailored services based on your… Read More

Five Holiday Themed Road Trips in Nova Scotia

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Twinkling lights, jackalopes, giant gingerbread, parades, carolling, hot cider and Yuletide markets. The holidays have arrived in Nova Scotia. Take Christmas light-spotting to the next level with a holiday themed road trip through our beautiful province. Christmas on the Mersey December 1 - 3, 2017 We attended this event for the first time last year, and it… Read More

Local Profile: Bedazzled

Ann, the owner of Bedazzled,  first opened a shop in the Cruise Ship Pavillion in 2008. At the time, she was an artisan who had spent years creating hand-beaded ornaments. She had recently returned home from 27 years in the Caribbean, and was looking for a new direction. That new direction was Bedazzled, a boutique carrying an eclectic… Read More