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50% Local Food Club–Meeting Nova Scotia Producers Halfway

This September, Nova Scotians are challenged to step up to the plate! The 50% Local Food Club  is province-wide, month-long initiative designed to increase purchasing and consumption of local food in Nova Scotia, from Nova Scotia. The program ran last year and more … Continue reading

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Wild Leeks and the Ethics of Foraging

Last Saturday, I attended a half-day workshop on foraging local food at the Wallace Museum.  It was an amazing workshop mostly because of the people who were there–there were, of course, people from all over the North Shore, but there were … Continue reading

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You had me at Charcuterie…

Heaven. That’s what eating Chef/Sommelier Claude Aucoin’s Prosciutto was like. Let me back up–on December 6th, Nicole celebrated her birthday/first anniversary of her ordination to the priesthood, and so we decided to do something special. We’d heard that Sugar Moon … Continue reading

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The Economic Impact of Nova Scotia Farmers’ Markets

Nova Scotia Farmer’s Markets have an amazingly positive impact on our local communities! Check out the report released last Thursday by the Farmers’ Markets of Nova Scotia to find out more!

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Better Late Than Never: the 2014 Slow Food Nova Scotia Spring Supper

So, I had meant to blog about this two weeks ago, but I realized I had lost some of my notes, and one thing led to another, so…better late than never, it’s my review of the 2014 Slow Food Nova … Continue reading

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Shack-a-lak

Well, Penny may be the one who’s ‘full of it’ (erm, or not…) but today, it was her schedule that was full.  So, I decided to be a guest writer on this great blog. Hiya.  Nicole here.  It was a … Continue reading

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This is Definitely Not Kosher! (Adventures at The Pork Shop)

So, today’s food road trip didn’t take me too far from my home–just a quick minute drive on my way home from work took me to a place I have come to know and love in the few short weeks … Continue reading

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