Author Archives: Laura Oakley - Social Media Team

About Laura Oakley - Social Media Team

Laura Oakley, Social Media, Marketing and Communications - I am excited and honoured to be representing my client Atlantica Hotels in the online space! www.lauraoakley.ca

Canadian Black Friday?

What is Black Friday? While historically the hugely popular shopping day of Black Friday revolved around the timing of American Thanksgiving (and still does), in recent years it has definitely made its way to Canada. Black Friday falls on the … Continue reading

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Holiday Event Roundup

Don’t let the holidays sneak up on you! It’s a mere six weeks until Christmas Day, and planning is fully underway for this festive season. Before you get caught off guard, here are some important holiday events happening in HRM … Continue reading

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Halloween EMERGENCY Solved!

Emergency! It’s October 30. You have no Halloween costume yet. We’ve all been there. So, what are you going to do? Read this blog — that’s what. Luckily for you, I’ve been researching the easiest last-minute D.I.Y. Halloween costumes out … Continue reading

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We love October!

The long Thanksgiving weekend may be over, but there’s no reason to feel down. The rest of October in Halifax is looking pretty exciting! A couple of our favourite events that take place in HRM just happen to be coming … Continue reading

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The Best Things about Thanksgiving

Here is Canada it’s almost time for Thanksgiving weekend — a wonderful holiday that kicks off the festive feeling, leading us into crisp mornings, cold nights, beautiful fall leaves and pumpkin everywhere. What’s so great about Thanksgiving? Here are my … Continue reading

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At the Table… with Executive Chef Luis Clavel (First Edition)

  Are you interested in having an elevated dining experience, surrounded by others who are   also intrigued by amazing food and presentation? Whether you’re a long-time foodie or just getting into the scene, our executive chef Luis Clavel has … Continue reading

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September Event Round-Up

Here we are — September in Halifax, once again. Technically it’s still summer, but the air starts to cool, the leaves start to turn, and you can do a bunch of fall clothes shopping — I love this time of … Continue reading

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Back-to-School Money Saving Tips

Wow – the end of the summer really creeped up on us. It’s already late August? When did that happen? If you have kids, or university-aged young adults, gearing up for back-to-school, it’s probably turning into a hard time of … Continue reading

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Brunch with Culinary Team Canada

As many of you already know, our extremely talented executive chef Luis Clavel was awarded a position on CCFCC Culinary Team Canada just a little while back. On top of being super proud and excited for chef Clavel, we’re also … Continue reading

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What’s on for August 2013

    Wow — summer is really flying by here in Halifax. We’re in the midst of Halifax Pride 2013 right now, with our hotel hosting some great events! What’s coming up next month in the city? Lots! Here is … Continue reading

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