Helen Earley
Helen Earley is the East Coast connection for the Family Fun team. With a degree in New Media Journalism and Photography, she worked as a flight attendant for a major British Airline for 11 years before returning to Nova Scotia to teach, write and be a Mum. You can follow her at helenearley.com or on Twitter @hfxhelen.

18th Century Camping at the Fortress Louisbourg: An Incredible, Historical Cape Breton Experience from Parks Canada

Would your family enjoy spending the night alone in an 18th Century fortress…with only a single sheet of canvas between you and the elements? How about the freedom to explore the restored town, beach and trails throughout the night, and then again the next morning, before ...Read More

Splish Splash! 8 Awesome Summer Playgrounds with Splash Pads (or fresh water) in Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford and Sackville

Presented by Boiron Where to go on a hot summer day in HRM? Check our list of cool summer playgrounds where you can have fun and cool off at the same time. We’ve also got some recommendations from Boiron’s handy, homeopathic Summer Essentials Kit, plus ...Read More

100 Things to Do With Your Family in Halifax This Summer 2017

Summer fun is endless in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada! Whether you’re a local or a first-time visitor, there’s definitely something for you and the kids in our beautiful city – and plenty of great day trips too. Don’t forget to check our calendar for ...Read More