HALIFAX -- Good Morning! Here is what we have coming up on the show for August 12:

At 7:15 a.m., we’ll chat with business professor Ed McHugh about the new realities many people face today as the cost of living continues to rise. A number of people are turning to part time ‘side hustles’ to bring in extra cash.

Then at 7:45 a.m., planting the seeds of science! Crystal Garrett visits the Discovery Centre for some fun science learning this summer!

In the second hour of CTV Morning Live Atlantic, at 8:15 a.m., we’ll soar to new heights as we chat with the team captain of the Canadian Armed Forces Parachute Team, the Skyhawks, ahead of their performance at Air Show Atlantic in Colchester County later this month.

At 8:45 a.m., we’ll learn more about the 2022 Canada Summer Games which are currently taking place in Niagara, Ontario as we chat with Nova Scotia’s Chef de Mission Lori Lancaster.

As always, we'll keep you updated on the top news, weather and entertainment headlines of the day. Plus, we’ll share the responses to our daily CML Check-In.

Start your morning off the right way with Crystal Garrett, Amanda Debison and Kalin Mitchell!

Join us starting at 7 a.m.!