Check out Chester for an afternoon of wandering artisan shops & creative entrepreneurial stores. Enjoy a tasty lunch at one of the cute cafes or seafood restaurants and bask in the harbour front ocean views but don’t underestimate what you may have heard to be Lunenburg’s or Mahone Bay’s little sister. This south shore beauty, less than an hour from Halifax, has a winning personality ~ all of her own. There is more packed into this picturesque village than you would expect. Come see what you have been missing in Charming Chester.Read More
‘Making Waves: Art on the Island’ is an annual event sponsored by Sunbury Shores Art & Nature Centre. This Fine Art Auction is a community arts & nature fundraiser held at Covenhoven House on Ministers Island. It is a extraordinary evening held in a remarkable place, featuring works by 50 contemporary artists and it all begins by crossing to an island on the exposed ocean floor when the tide is low.Read More
Kingsbrae Garden is a 27-acre fine horticultural garden highlighting traditional formal gardening as well as modern styles. Each themed garden showcases unique features that embrace its’ focus beautifully. The sculpture garden, filled with winners of a Canada-wide sculpture competition, is spectacular. Be awe-inspired as you stroll Kingsbrae Garden, sharing it with other wandering admirers, happily grazing animals, singing birds, splashing ducks, fluttering butterflies & buzzing bees.Read More
Board a small ferry and head to serene, picturesque Deer Island in the Bay of Fundy. Whether you love canoeing or kayaking, hiking or biking or simply taking slow scenic drives, stopping here and there to get out and take it all in ~ this is a hidden gem that begs to be discovered.Read More
Having a few of my favourite things coming together in an event at Galley on Queen was something I was not going to miss. Then I discovered the masterful floral styling of Reuben Mark Stewart.