Island Hopping: Cape Breton Island

While it wasn’t planned, 2018 truly has been the year of island hopping in Atlantic Canada and I couldn’t ask for any better perk to living on the East Coast. After talking about it since we first met – three years ago in November – Dan and I finally booked some vacation time, hopped in the car […]

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East Coast Summer Series: Saint John

While I like to think I’m well acquainted with all big cities on oceans here on the East Coast; Saint John, New Brunswick was always one I never quite bonded with. I had plenty of chances, in fact, I almost went to university there. True story.  Thankfully, all that changed in 2017 when numerous opportunities […]

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East Coast Summer Series: Deer Island + Campobello

Over the years, I’ve heard mention of Deer Island and Campobello Island here and there. When people say Campobello, until this summer, I honestly thought the only thing that was there was the Roosevelt Summer Cottage and a lighthouse. Boy, was I ever wrong. Visiting Campobello Island was on my 2017 NB Summer Bucket List and […]

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East Coast Summer Series: Machias Seal Island

If you’ve lived in Atlantic Canada for any part of your life, there’s a really great chance you’ve heard of the puffin. These ridiculously cute birds that should be officially called the Canadian Penguin (shout out to @mlleduclos for that one) visit our coast every summer and flock to a spot called Machias Seal Island, located 19 […]

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