More adventures in Glamping the Annapolis Valley, NS

It’s not all apples and berries, harvest corn and delicious produce in the Valley. For a crustaceous culinary adventure in lobster, set your compass for Halls Harbour. And for boutique jellies, herbaceous ice-creams and a botanical wonderland, seek out The Tangled Garden. Halls Harbour is a picturesque fishing harbour and home to Halls Harbour Lobster Pound, a crackin’ spot to sink … More More adventures in Glamping the Annapolis Valley, NS

5 Glamping discoveries while camping in Annapolis Valley

The Valley’s a great family destination just about anytime, but it’s especially bountiful during August hot days, when harvest fare like baby potatoes, blueberries and corn are for sale around every corner. This August long weekend we camped two nights at Blomidon Provincial Park and added several new adventures to our log book: Squelching through low-tide, mineral-rich red sand at Blomidon and gem … More 5 Glamping discoveries while camping in Annapolis Valley

Love local for simple cheese and crackers

This simple starter doesn’t get easier. It’s a local fave, available to buy in the Valley at Tangled Garden, at Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market and available to order online. We added a few jellies to our basket while glamping at Blomidon Provincial Park. The garden is enchanting, filled vine-laden twists and turns, blooming with flowers and herbs. There … More Love local for simple cheese and crackers

Smokey campfire brie with Peach Salsa

This is a new summery, camp-friendly twist on baked brie. The owners of Tangled Garden in Grand Pre, Nova Scotia, gave us this fab idea, it’s how they enjoy their hot peach salsa while relaxing at the lake.  We’ve made it campfire-friendly and also like it with their wild blueberry & tarragon chutney. Perfect for post-camp set-up, prepared directly on … More Smokey campfire brie with Peach Salsa