Life

David Greenberg picks tomatillos in a field overlooking the Cogmagun River.

FoodBringing veggies to Halifax

How two farmers are reconnecting people with food

Nov 9, 2015

Cosmetic contacts for sale at Spirit Halloween

HealthThose vampire-eye contact lenses could risk your health

‘One size fits all’ cosmetic lenses are being flagged for attention by government and professionals

Oct 30, 2015

Plus-sized model Lindsay MacKenzie.

Portraits Boudoir photography isn’t just for size 0

Boudoir photographers in Halifax are shooting more plus-sized women — and they’re having more fun doing it

Oct 29, 2015

Diandra Phipps, Chef and Co-owner of Canteen, tries to be as local with her menu as possible

Food InsecurityEnjoy a delicious meal, help bring local food to low-income earners

New food centre partners with initiative that brings awareness to food insecurity and how to get around it.

Oct 24, 2015

CatsFYI: cats in Halloween costumes right here

Costumed felines and their owners show off in cat competition

Oct 24, 2015

Nothing says 'happy weekend' like a full growler.

BeerFear not hipsters, the craft beer trend continues

Nova Scotians love local brews more than ever before — and there’s still room for industry growth

Oct 24, 2015

Cases of celiac disease are on the rise in Canada, according to a Halifax doctor

HealthDoctor: cases of celiac disease have ‘dramatically gone up’

There are more people suffering from celiac disease today than ever before, but the exact cause remains elusive

Oct 15, 2015

The Nima sensor claims to be able to test food for the presence of gluten in two minutes

HealthNew device claims to test for food allergens in two minutes

The Nima sensor could make the lives of celiacs everywhere a little easier - if it works

Oct 8, 2015