All posts by Martha Stratton

Martha is a marketer who came to Halifax for school and ended up staying. In addition to goofing with her family, which includes her husband, baby companion and best dog, she enjoys black coffee, fresh air and great music. She’ll always choose cake over pie, and believes pizza is the perfect food. Martha knows the best weekends include diner breakfasts, trips to the market, and catching a salt water breeze.
@janwiches_ - steve o renos - MUST CREDIT

The BEST Places to Get a Coffee in Halifax

header image via @janwiches_

Looking for that caffeine fix in Halifax? Look no further!

Here is our list of 16 (!!) of the BEST places to get a coffee in Halifax:

Continue reading

15123005_10154672057985645_4278022929089510804_o

25 facts you may not know about Halifax Pop Explosion!

Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, Halifax Pop Explosion (HPX) is hands-down one of my favourite things about this city. There’s something about picking up a schedule (or lately, downloading an app) and comparing your musical must-sees with friends and planning your festival experience.

15137469_10154672109240645_2316848820669992294_oPhoto: HPX 2016

When those five days in October finally arrive, you can’t beat getting out on crisp autumn nights, grabbing a few drinks, hearing some great music and maybe forgetting that you’ve got to wake up and be a responsible adult in a few hours.

Whether you’re completely new to the festival, or you’re a reasoned regular, here are 25 FACTS YOU MAY NOT KNOW about HPX:

19143863_10155326157890645_5724020038202983363_oPhoto: HPX
Continue reading