Peter Pan Statue in Bowring Park, St. John's

Bowring Park is Getting a Face Lift and The City of St. John’s Wants Your Input

Bowring Park, a famous park close to downtown St. John’s Newfoundland, is getting a lot of attention lately. For 15 years now the City of St. John’s has been working on a number of improvements to the popular park which … Read More

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Polar Bear Warning Issued for Newfoundland

Polar Bears are frequent visitors to Newfoundland, with most of them usually showing up in the late winter and early spring. With changes in arctic weather patterns and ice conditions, polar bears are being spotted more than ever before in Newfoundland. Specifically, ice conditions in the Labrador straight have a lot to do with this. … Read More

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Atlantic Puffins use Tools and Join the Ever Growing List of Animals That Use Tools

Just when you thought the Atlantic Puffin couldn’t get any cooler, researchers discover puffins use tools, and it’s not just one or two puffins that are exhibiting this behavior. Atlantic Puffins found thousands of kilometers away from each other have … Read More

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10 New Year’s Resolutions that actually make a difference in 2020

If you’re tired of making New Year’s resolutions that seem hollow and pointless, you’re not alone. Every year, thousands of people ring in the New Year resolute to make changes in their lives that often don’t materialize, or worse, don’t matter. It’s easy to say you will do this or that, but when it comes down to following through, it’s not always so easy. Making a New Year’s resolutions is a personal decision that takes a little bit of planning and insight, not something you want to be making up as you go with a glass of wine in your hand during the countdown to midnight. … Read More

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Hiking the East Coast Trail

Are you planning a visit to Newfoundland’s famous East Coast Trail? Wondering what to expect when hiking the East Coast of Newfoundland or what types of animals you may encounter along the way? This Newfoundland East Coast Trail list of Frequently Asked Questions will help you prepare for your next East Coast Trail hike and ensure you have a world-class Newfoundland East Coast Trail hiking adventure. … Read More

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Jigger Restaurant in Bay Bulls, Newfoundland

The Jigger Restaurant, Bay Bulls, Newfoundland

With the opening of the Jigger in Bay Bulls, this adds another restaurant to the mix of great places to eat in the Bay Bulls, Witless Bay, Mobile, and Witless Bay Ecological Reserve at large. … Read More

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8 Reasons Why Hot Tub Use in Winter Is Good for Your Health

At the Whale House you can enjoy the hot tub all year long. During the cold winter months, soaking in a hot tub gets even better. There are many more benefits than simply thawing your frozen feet. … Read More

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Adult Play and Why It’s Important to Keep It Playful

If the essence of your life isn’t the pursuit of joy and exploration, take a moment to reevaluate what the heck you’re doing. At the very least, be sure to frequently get out from behind your desk or take a deep breath and jump out of your fishbowl so that you can, at least for a moment, look from the outside in. You will be amazed at what you will see and how it will change your perspectives. We just want you to be happy. … Read More

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Christmas Presents

We’re betting against the coal in our stocking that the bulk of what most people received last year doesn’t even make it into their memories, and that’s a shame when you consider the time, energy, and money North Americans spend on Christmas presents every year. … Read More

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12 Christmas Gifts to Avoid Giving at All Costs in 2019

1: Cash Who doesn’t like money? As a child, you probably have some fond memories of opening a birthday card and finding money inside. While it was cool back then, giving money as a Christmas present shows you really didn’t … Read More

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How to Stay Alive when Berry Picking in Newfoundland This Fall

With the cooler autumn temperatures and the trees expressing vibrant fall colours, berry pickers are coming out in droves for the annual bounty of blueberries, blackberries, mushrooms, and dozens of other Newfoundland edible plants that cover Newfoundland’s coastlines and forests. With … Read More

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How to Plan a Perfect Date Night

Are you lusting for the perfect date night? Are you ready to take things to the next level? With a little effort and planning, you can map out the perfect date night. Here are some tips on how to plan a perfect date night. … Read More

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