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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100 Days of Nova Scotia

We believe, there’s more to life than grinding it out for 40+ years and then retiring at age 65 in hopes of being well enough to travel and explore the world at that point.  We also know it’s not in everyone’s plan to quit their day jobs, sell all of their belongings and travel full…

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Last Minute Nova Scotia Gift Ideas

If you’re anything like us and you’ve left your holiday shopping to the last minute, we’ve got some great local gift ideas for you.  As you likely know, we spent the last 3 month touring around Nova Scotia to uncover as many local treasures as we possibly could and we spent this last week revisiting…

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Top 5 Regrets of the Dying: Our Bucket List

“Collect Moments, Not Things”   These are words we live by and both Brent and I have a strong conviction that we would rather try and fail than live our life full of regret that we never went after our dreams.   If you haven’t read the book “Top 5 Regrets of the Dying: A…

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The Inspired Life Project: #100daysofnovascotia

Hey All…PROJECT LAUNCH!!!   On August 23rd we’re launching our first installment of The Inspired Life Project: 100 Days of Nova Scotia.  This project aims to inspire and showcase some of the unique features of what makes Nova Scotia really cool.  As August comes to a close and summer winds down, most people assume the…

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