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Wolfville Farmer’s Market

The Wolfville’s Farmer’s Market is a great spot for local food, crafts, artists and even authors.  Not to mention the live music and local breweries, wineries and distilleries.  Visit the market to pick up your produce and meat (much of it organic; all of it local), chat with local entrepreneurs and artists, or just have […]

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Eagle Watch 2012

After years of trying to get there, I finally went to check out the Eagle Watch today.  Eagles are prevalent in the area at this time of year and for two weekends during their peak time the community of Sheffield Mills organizes a festival of sorts.  They put out food in the mornings to lure the eagles […]

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Tapestry 300 Annapolis

One of my mother’s tapestries will one day (soon!?) be on display in Annapolis, Maryland’s City Hall. In 2008, the City of Annapolis celebrated their 300 Anniversary.  One of the many events and activities that were thought up to celebrate the occasion was a set of three tapestries, inspired by the historical tapestries Annapolis Royal, […]

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Volunteers Needed for One Day Program

From Junior Achievement: Time is getting short to sign up for Junior Achievement’s ESIS: Economics for Success for Annapolis Valley Regional School Board and we still need a number of volunteers. We still need volunteers: March 9th – Bridgetown Regional High March 9th – Central Kings Regional High March 23 – Annapolis West Education Centre […]

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Wanderings: County Fairs

When I was younger, we lived in Alberta.  I’m sure we had county fairs, or exhibitions, or whatever they would have been called, but we never went.  Maybe it was too far away, maybe it cost too much, maybe it wasn’t publicized enough and we never knew about it.  May we just weren’t interested. It […]

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Wanderings: The Ovens

One day last month we decided to go on a day trip.  Being a fairly hot weekend, I said we should only go if we go somewhere along the coast.  There’s no way we would enjoy ourselves in the heat if we spent the day outside inland and there was really no point going if […]

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Twitterpated: Nova Scotian Peeps

I joined Twitter quite a while after first hearing about it.  The delay wasn’t so much that I didn’t want to use it, I just didn’t know where to start.  At least on Facebook, you can start by making a profile, playing some games… you know… Facebook stuff.  But Twitter… well, I didn’t know anyone […]

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Nova Scotia

5 – 13 August 2002 OTHER LINKS: Canada; Nova Scotia 5 AUGUST 2002 This was the first day of our vacation. We picked up a rental car in town and drove to Yarmouth, NS. We drove around the town, had something to eat, but mainly stayed in the hotel. (Raining heavily). 6 AUGUST 2002 LINKS: […]

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