Stories by Darcey Neale

A cold frame with a clear top and bottomless structure, allows Niki Jabbour to harvest salad greens throughout the winter.

Interest in vegetable gardening on the rise in Nova Scotia as food prices increase

Winter garden could help defray expensive grocery bills

Feb 9, 2022

Folks enjoy a winter hike on Jan. 16 at Shaw Wilderness Park after a winter storm.

Five winter hiking trails to try this season

How to make the most of Nova Scotia’s winter wonderland

Jan 21, 2022

Calvin McKay tends to four sculptures in his workshop. The finished and standing owl is named Lill after his mother, and he plans on giving the large eagle away to a friend. Lill will join Owlvin and McEagle on the trail soon.

Local sculptor creates unique wooden birds for the Gaetz Brook Greenway trail in HRM

Local artist aims to bring joy to his community through wood carvings placed on hiking trail

Jan 13, 2022

Madison Stewart (right) adjusts her snorkel mask at a freediving learning session in Dartmouth on March 4.

No gear, no problem for these freedivers

Halifax Freediving Club introduces newcomers to the sport

Mar 15, 2020