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A Maritime Heart

Thank you to the people of Lunenburg and Kingsburg for receiving and embracing our family into this life of velvet smooth sunrises, throwback genuine community values, wind and fog that you feel in the back of your eyes, calloused firm handshakes, crows feet with every smile, warm and bright kitchens scented with chowder, and sunsets […]

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Nova Scotia runhappiness Running

Docking this run boat

We are about to embark on our second cross country move in as many years. We are packing like mad, the kids are anxious, we’re stressed, and my wonky ankle issues reappeared at 5 o’clock this morning while trying to get through a light 30 minutes after yesterday’s 20k. So with 3 days of driving […]

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Nova Scotia runhappiness Running

Preparedness

The amount of hard scar-tissue and calloused hands inducing work that goes into the brief but hectic lobster season in southwest Nova Scotia is nothing short of impressive and amazing. The preparation alone is immense. Then there’s the fishing itself with the early mornings, the cold hard seas, the weather, oh the weather. And afterwards, around […]

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