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This is a picture of a beach on Aspy Bay, part of our Explore Cape Breton series

Explore Cape Breton

Seaweed and Sod Farm Bed & Breakfast has created a series “Day Trips” that are perfect for exploring Cape Breton Island while staying at our Cape Breton Accommodation. … Read More

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It’s our 11th Anniversary!

Here we are, eleven years in and still loving every minute of it. Covid changed the way we do things but we are still giving folks a home away from home.   We are in the middle of magnificent nowhere … Read More

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Bullfrog Power

At Seaweed and Sod Farm we recognize the importance of addressing our environmental impact. We’re reducing our carbon footprint and supporting the renewable energy transition by partnering with Bullfrog Power. We bullfrogpower our Bed and Breakfast and our livestock facilities … Read More

#RalphieOfSeaweedAndSod

If you have been following along on Instagram and/or our Facebook page, you will already know #RalphieOfSeaweedAndSod. Ralphie is the sweetest ginger kitty. We adopted him just before Christmas 2021 from a rescue in Newfoundland. He has become an integral … Read More

Petrified Wood 101

Today I want to talk to you about petrified wood. Petrified Wood: from the Greek root petro meaning “rock” or “stone”; literally “wood turned into stone” (Wikipedia) What the heck does petrified wood have to do with farming or tourism … Read More

July 31, 2022

Several years ago, while building flower beds around the addition, we came across a rock that had a date carved into it. Today a man’s trip down memory lane led him to his grandparents’ former homestead where he spent his … Read More

Explore Cape Breton – A Rainy Day in Baddeck

Baddeck, Cape Breton Our Bed and Breakfast Ambassadors, Seaweed and Sod, were lucky to be in Baddeck, Cape Breton on a sunny afternoon. Don’t worry, because there is a lot to see and in Baddeck rain or shine! Don’t let … Read More

Explore Cape Breton – Fortress of Louisbourg

I started this blog on June 3 and had every intention of getting it posted within a couple of days. That did not happen. Apparently, today is the day. June 3 – The leaves have popped out, the grass is … Read More

(Re) Introducing our Ambassadors

These two have been part of the Seaweed and Sod Farm family for about 5 years. They have been pretty quiet of late, but I think it is time that they get back to work! Seaweed – looks grumpy but … Read MoreRead More

Back to work!

May 16, 2022 Hello everyone! Gosh it’s been a while. Like many, it has taken me some time to beat the pandemic blues. Finally, I’m feeling more like myself and have been busy getting things done around the Bed and … Read More