For many Haligonian families winter brings to mind sledding, ice skating and building snowmen — or perhaps cozy blankets, books and hot chocolate. Those are all excellent winter fun ideas, but if you’re looking for something a little different this year, we’ve rounded up 10 outings in the Halifax Regional Municipality (OK, nine in the HRM plus one bonus day trip) to fit into your family’s winter plans for 2020.
A collection of some of our favourite ways to embrace winter – both indoors and outdoors!
Welcome to the Itsy Bitsy Nimbus Book Club! Each month we work with Nimbus Publishing to pick out an Atlantic Canadian book that we think you’ll really enjoy. Each month, we provide you with a guide for your book club meeting. For this month’s selection, The Snow Knows, we’ve included a song, two activities and some snack ideas, but please feel free to add your own ideas to your book club meeting!
Has anyone made snow ice cream? When I was a kid I remember whenever we’d get a fresh snowfall my Mom would go out first thing in the morning and scoop some up in a bowl before any kids or dogs could “get” to it (no one wants yellow snow ice cream, amiright?); then later thatContinue reading “That’S’no Regular Ice Cream: Snow Ice Cream for Kids (and Grown-Ups)”