Your Guide to Celebrating Valentine’s (or Galentine’s) Day in Halifax

Love is in the salty air! With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we’ve put together a list of our favourite date night locations on the Halifax waterfront for couples who crave an intimate, unforgettable evening of fine food and wine. While Valentine’s Day is often focused on romance, make no mistake—Galentine’s Day is also a momentous occasion! If you’re getting together with your very best gal pals to celebrate friendship, scroll down for a list of ways you can prep for a fun night in you’ll remember for years to come. (more…)

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A Procrastinator’s Guide to (Local) Last Minute Holiday Shopping

December 15, 2017

A classic scenario: there’s less than a week left until Christmas, and you’ve realized you’re not as close to finishing your shopping as you thought. You bundle up and drive downtown—with no idea what you’re going to get your daughter’s new boyfriend—and debate just going through a drive-thru, grabbing a burger and fries gift card and calling it a day. You go home, feeling somewhat defeated, and rummage through your closet to see if you have anything hidden away that you’ve forgotten about. You don’t.

Not that we’ve been in a similar situation or anything like that.

The holidays aren’t supposed to be stressful, and neither is gift giving. If you’re determined to get everyone the perfect present this year—but you’ve left it a little late and are feeling the pinch—don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Bishop’s Landing is home to some of the most unique local vendors Halifax has to offer, and all of them have incredible gift ideas for everyone on your list.

Keep reading and discover how easy it is to shop local this year, even at the very last minute. Read More »

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Start Prepping for the Holidays Now on the Halifax Waterfront

November 15, 2017

It’s official; the holidays are on the way! With the first snowfall in Halifax out of the way and some decorations starting to pop up around the city, it’s hard to resist the holiday cheer.

The very best part of the holidays is celebrating with friends you don’t see as often as you’d like, spending quality time with family, and relaxing with wine, spirits, and delicious holiday snacks. We’re all about enjoying the finer things in life during the holiday season.

If you’re experiencing any worry over preparing for the holidays, we’re here to make it easy so you can enjoy yourself without any panic. Here’s our list of ways you can start preparing for the holidays right now to ensure everything is ready before the parties, dinners, and events get underway! Read More »