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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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Help Quinpool Road get a Facelift!

This requires immediate attention: our neighbourhood is in the running to get a facelift sponsored by Benjamin Moore Paints! Whatever I was going to blog about this week has been bumped. We need your help! VOTE HERE First, the story. … Continue reading

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Get your Red & White on!

Whether you’re visiting Halifax for our nation’s birthday or live here year-round, chances are you’re busy making plans to celebrate this Monday, July 1st. Luckily our city always has lots of great Canada Day events to enjoy. As usual, I’m … Continue reading

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For the Beer-Loving Dads…

As we all know, Father’s Day is coming up THIS weekend. As both a tribute to the beer-loving dads out there, as well as an idea for anyone needing a last-minute Father’s Day gift, I wanted to take this time … Continue reading

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What’s on for June 2013

We’re all ramping up for summer here in Halifax. There’s a lot of activities and festivals on the books for our seaside city in the 2013 sunny season! Since there is so much going on, let’s take a look at … Continue reading

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