RiverWords poetry and music festival returning to Truro
Valley woman reaches a new level of fitness
Truro nutritionist shares advice on what works when it comes to diet
New fire truck on duty in Bible Hill
Stressful experience prompts Truro woman to create Comfort Caddies
Retiring Nova Scotia Health Authority CEO reflects on the state of ...
Biking helps Truro man become healthier and happier
IWK bins replaced with mobile trailer in one area of Truro
Bible Hill man opens 3D visualization firm
CARSON ARTHUR: It’s time to harvest those garlic bulbs
STREAMLINE YOURSELF: Month-long garage project a success
Dead-heading large rhodos almost impossible
Your look at a rainbow of Pride events in Halifax
House Works: Wainscoting boosts interior home classiness
Wainscoting is one of the most effective and economical ways to make your home look better and boost its value. It’s a form of interior trim work that’s applied to the bottom part of interior walls, and you can make wainscoting happen in ...
COLIN AND JUSTIN: The rules of modern rustic
Make no mistake about it: the freshness of summer decor ain’t lost on us. We, like so many others, love the beach vibe: all painted wood finishes and frothy, schematic detailing. Sling in a few jaunty elements (such as textiles, throws and ...
Brian Minter: The wildflowers of Switzerland are breathtaking
It’s always fascinating to visit the natural habitat of plants to discover their origins and how they perform in varying conditions. It also gives you an idea how they can adapt to our own gardens. I just returned from a trip to the alpine ...
Travel: Palm Beach's host with the most runs grand bed and breakfast
On a recent trip to glorious South Florida, I visited a man I would call Mr. Palm Beach, aka Rick Rose. This host-with-the-most runs Grandview Gardens Bed and Breakfast and Palm Beach Vacation Rentals in West Palm Beach. A local expert, he knows ...
Rediscover the magic of Nova Scotia’s Upper Clements Park this summer trip with or without kids
The sunny Wednesday afternoon air was filled with the screams and laughter of excited kids and pre-teens rushing to re-ride the roller coaster at Upper Clements Park. Running toward the coaster one boy told his buddy, “I’m going to ...
Common rookie mistakes when buying your first pool
So you want to install a pool to keep the kids at home, welcome the grandkids over, host your friends or enjoy healthy relaxation in your back yard. It’s your first time pool shopping — it might be the only time — but you can avoid ...
Rain barrels are a stylish way to make your garden more sustainable
If you’re into sustainable gardening and want to conserve resources like water, install a rain barrel in your yard. The barrel, which collects runoff from the roof, is an efficient way to capture water that you can reuse to hydrate plants, ...
Common causes of air impurities in your home
The best time to purify air in your home is during the warm and cool-weather months. It’s a lot harder during the winter months because smells and odours tend to get trapped because we keep windows shut. When our furnaces are running around the ...
MY HANDMADE HOME: Making a DIY Adirondack chair
An Adirondack chair — sometimes called a Muskoka chair here in Canada — can be anywhere from $20 to $400, depending on materials. You can get them in all colours and sizes. Some fade quickly, while others look great for years. ...
Five tips for a quick bathroom refresh
If your bathroom is starting to feel a little drab, and you don’t have the budget or time for major renovations or updates, there are still some inexpensive and easy ways to give it a refresh. Here’s a look at five of them. 1. Clear ...