What is Influencer Marketing and Why it Should Matter to Brands

  Marketing has changed.  Influencer marking is in.  Traditiaonl marketing is out (almost).  Print, radio, TV and online ads are simply not working the way they use to.  A recent study by Adobe produced shocking results with regards to the percentage of people who actually pay attention to traditional marketing. Print 26% TV 22% Radio…

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HOW TO PLAN A WEEKEND GETAWAY ON ANY BUDGET

As (almost) full time travel bloggers there are two phrases we hear just about daily.  The first is, “Must be nice to get to travel all the time.  I can’t afford that” and the other is, “How do you make money?”.  That second question is odd to us, albeit valid since travel blogging for a…

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Tours & Expeditions: 6 Reasons to go Private

If you’ve done any amount of travelling you’ve likely experienced a guided tour at one point or another.  Tours range from historic walking tours that are just a couple of hours long to multi-week guided tours and, of course, the ever infamous booze cruise.  Let’s be honest, we’ve all indulged in one (or ten) of…

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Acknowledging my Body Dysmorphia

Recently, a fellow blogger (and new friend) Erin Trafford-Basquill, released a video on her Facebook page where she candidly explains that her blog is changing to include more of herself, what she loves, who she is, and what makes her happy.  She explains in her video that she is making a shift from the expectation…

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Gluten Free Breakfast Pizza Recipe

Lately we’ve been spoiled to death with pizza because our little hometown of Truro FINALLY has a wood-fired pizza place.  We’ve been in more times than we care to mention and they’re making some killer pies and pairing them with hand crafted cocktails.   SIDE NOTE: If you haven’t checked our Sauced Wood-Fired Pizza in…

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Fox Harb’r Resort & Spa: Beyond Golf

We’ve spent the vast majority of the last year travelling around Nova Scotia and showing off everything our home province has to offer from food to adventure, accommodations to hiking trails and everything in between.  In that time we’ve been invited further and further away from NS to visit other parts of our Country and…

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#Canada150 : 150 Things to do in Nova Scotia

*As part of the Canada 150 celebrations we’ve teamed up with a bunch of other awesome east coast bloggers in this link hop (wohoo, it’s our first time).  Be sure to hop around and check out their blogs once you’ve finished here and show them some blog love.     I grew up in Nova…

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Ultimate Adventure Gear Guide: The Basics

Imagine the sound of a raging river, the song of the birds, the dirt beneath your feet and your heart pounding in your ears as you tackle a 48 degree incline along the coast.  It’s amazing.  It’s a thrill.  It’s exhilarating and you feel on top of the world…until you feel the throbbing inside your…

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Spa Day Wedding Prep

If you’ve been following the blog for a while you know that I’m not a super girly girl and I don’t spend a lot of time on my appearance as a rule.   I know how to do one thing with my make-up, one things with my hair, and I’m horrible at painting my own…

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9 Essential Items to Make Packing a Breeze

If you’re anything like me, you have a running tally of things that drive you crazy when it comes to packing!  Yet, somehow I never remember those things as I get ready for my next trip (like figuring out a way to bring my jewelry without spending a full day untangling it when I arrive).…

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A Thirty Something Bachelorette

14 months ago, on December 23rd 2015 I came home from filming my very first music video to find a big surprise in my kitchen.  Fair warning before you click that link, no I’m not a singer and I’m under no illusion that I’m good but yes my brother and I record a couple of…

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Help For The Hopelessly Unfashionable

Fashion Friday’s have been something I’ve wanted to include in the blog for a while now.  Although you’d never know it, because if left to my own devices I would wear my given-up-on-life clothes (oversized men’s hoodie and leggings) all day everyday, I actually really like fashion.  I’ve always secretly wished I could dress myself…

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