All posts by Jessica Murray

Jessica is a marketing and communications gal based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, with a love of travelling both locally and beyond. Born and raised in the East Coast, she can’t get enough of exploring her Maritime home. From the culture and the cuisine to the beautiful coastline and regional recreation, she loves finding the next hidden gem - and sharing them with friends! She is also the owner of Wedding Whisper, a wedding planning and coordinating company dedicated to making your day go your way! For wedding inquiries, please contact her at wedwhisperer@gmail.com.
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Where to Find Perfect Secret Santa Gifts in Halifax

The nights are getting longer, the days chillier, and the shopping malls much busier – all signs point to the holidays fast approaching! For many of us this means that it’s time to start gift shopping for friends, family, and of course the beloved (and occasionally stressful) Secret Santa exchange.

The great thing about holiday shopping is that it can be a great excuse to spend a day or a weekend around the city, enjoying the local retailers and larger shopping centres that make Halifax such a great shopping destination. And lucky for you, we can help you find the perfect gift for ANYONE on your list – including your Secret Santa recipient!

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Where to Pick the PERFECT PUMPKIN in Halifax

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With beautiful leafy landscapes, delicious seasonal eats and delightful outdoor activities, autumn in Halifax is absolutely amazing. The season brings corn mazes, ghost stories and, most importantly, pumpkin picking!

Every fall, locals flock to their favourite farmers’ market or pumpkin patch in search of the best one around. Whether it’s to carve into a Halloween masterpiece or bake into a tasty treat, here are the top places to pick your perfect pumpkin this year.

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Halifax’s AMAZING LGBTQ+ Friendly Wedding Venues

Planning the perfect wedding can be stressful, but finding the perfect place for you and your partner to say “I do!” doesn’t have to be! Nova Scotia has long been hailed as an international LGBTQ-friendly destination and is home to a variety of wedding venues.

Whether you’ve been dreaming of a church wedding, a more casual setting, or somewhere in between, we’ve compiled a list of our favourite places to plan your nuptials. Continue reading