Tag Archives | Halifax


Happy Birthday Canada!

Today is Canada’s 147th birthday. Happy Birthday Canada! We started the birthday celebration in downtown Dartmouth this year. We wanted to take the ferry over to Halifax and enjoy the leisurely cruise across the harbour. It was a beautiful day for a ferry ride and all the Canada Day fun in store. The sun was […]


Switch Open Street Sunday

Even though it was raining heavily all morning it wasn’t enough to keep us away from the first Open Street Sunday of the year! Especially since it was in Dartmouth. 😉 Fortunately, and almost on schedule, the rain stopped and the sky brightened. Although it had put everything a bit behind the streets quickly filled […]


Big City Weekend!

After last weekend’s Halifax Crafters Market we thought that we would treat ourselves to a weekend in downtown Halifax. It’s not often that we get a whole weekend to just kickback and enjoy the city but all the stars were aligned and we took advantage of it! Our Big City Weekend started off Friday evening […]


Canada Day Boardwalk Artists Fair

We spent a wonderful Canada Day at the Boardwalk Artists Fair at Alderney Landing on the Dartmouth waterfront. Alderney Landing is a convention centre, art gallery and theatre facility in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia that promotes community and cultural programming. It is also home to the Alderney Farmer’s Market that is held every Saturday morning. The […]