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That Dutchman's Cheese Farm - Not Just Cheese

By acashin, on Tue, 6 Oct 2015 | 0 Comments

If you are passing through Upper Econony in Nova Scotia’s Colchester County, you will see a sign for That Dutchman’s Cheese Farm.  That is of course if you are able to take your eyes off the stunning views of Cobequid Bay and the Minas Basin.  If you love cheese you will likely be excited to visit the farm so you can, what else…. taste and buy some cheese.  If you are like me and don’t eat a lot of cheese you might pass by.  I am here to tell you – don’t just pass by.

Eight Great Ways to Spend Spring Break in Nova Scotia

By jcyr, on Tue, 28 Feb 2012 | 0 Comments

Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Photo on 2010-07-18 at 16.jpgAs a mother, I know there is nothing I want to hear less than "Mom, I'm bored", especially if there is a whole week off school in which to be bored. As the mom of a 12 year old, I know she would probably like nothing more than to be dropped off at the mall every day. But I still think there is some fun to be had for the kid in all of us. So here are some of my picks for March Break fun in Nova Scotia.


Land of Giants

By BayOfFundy, on Mon, 7 Nov 2011 | 0 Comments

"Look up.  Look waaaay up! And I'll call Rusty." -The Friendly Giant


It wasn't until I saw the giant strawberry smiling from the roadside in Great Village that I came to the realization that we were home to a surprising number of giants here in Nova Scotia.  I started to make a list.