Matchstick Beer Factory Opening Soon in Hampton Nov20

Matchstick Beer Factory Opening Soon in Hampton

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Hampton, NB) – Matchstick Beer Factory is about to open in the town of Hampton, about 30 km outside Saint John. The nanobrewery will be run by a husband and wife team, Luke MacGregor and Heather Avery, with Luke doing the brewing and Heather taking care of the …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Are calories an enemy?

By Diana I would like to propose that we stop demonizing calories. All too often I see products promoted as “low-calorie” or “calorie-free”. I hear jokes about things like it’s okay to eat a broken cookie because the calories all leak out. Consuming as few calories as possible is considered virtuous. This …read more Source: Bite My...

Wines For Winter Nov17

Wines For Winter

By darmyers Well winter seemed to arrive in a hurry. Last week we were seeing temperatures in the double digits and this past week we saw them dip to -17 with a windchill. My sister and I were heading to Moncton to watch her son play hockey, but she got …read more Source: Wine-In My...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Nov15

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of November 8th – 15th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 202 (268, 233, 225, 283) *223Sold: 99 (111, 121, 117, 141) *135Sale To Listing Ratio: 49% (41%, 50%, 52%, 50%) *61%Price Changes: 101 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

What does “healthy” look like?

By Diana A little while ago I wrote about the importance of representation and how the health care industry is failing at it. Of course, it’s not quite as simple as saying “we’re going to use more diverse images in our marketing and materials”. Most organizations don’t take their …read more Source: Bite My...

A Star Is Born Nov10

A Star Is Born

By darmyers This past Wednesday evening saw a group of friends and myself head out on the town for dinner and a Movie. The movie was ‘A Star Is Born’ starring Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga. Bradley Cooper not only starred in the movie but directed it as well. …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Sussex Ale Works Opens For Business Nov09

Sussex Ale Works Opens For Business

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Sussex, NB) – Sussex long known for dairy, its balloon festival and the gateway to Fundy now has a brewery and taproom. Rick Lockhart long time resident of the town is the owner and operator of Sussex Ale Works Inc. Mr Lockhart used to work away …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Breton Brewing releasing Gingerbread Holiday Ale Nov09

Breton Brewing releasing Gingerbread Holiday Ale

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Sydney, NS) – Breton Brewing is getting into the holiday spirit by releasing Gingerbread Holiday Ale, a gingerbread inspired London ESB with hints of ginger and cinnamon. The ABV is 5.5% with an IBU of 35. They are very excited with the design on this can, as it …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Nov08

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of November 1st – 8th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 268 (233, 225, 283, 227) *214Sold: 111 (121, 117, 141, 108) *123Sale To Listing Ratio: 41% (50%, 52%, 50%, 48%) *58%Price Changes: …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

How We Transformed Our Kitchen For Under $1500. Nov06

How We Transformed Our Kitchen For Under $1500.

By Katie Rose When we first came to see this house, we walked into the kitchen from the backyard. I remember looking at the bright walls, peeling off wallpaper, and mismatched hideous brown backsplash thinking…WOW this has so much room and potential. <img src="http://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/kitchenbefore.jpg" alt="" width="1280" height="720" srcset="https://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/kitchenbefore.jpg 1280w, https://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/kitchenbefore-300×169.jpg 300w, https://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/kitchenbefore-768×432.jpg 768w, https://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/kitchenbefore-1024×576.jpg …read more Source: Wild...

Saint John Beer Lover Brews at Innis & Gunn Nov06

Saint John Beer Lover Brews at Innis & Gunn

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Saint John, NB) – Late last year, Innis & Gunn challenged Canadians to share their ideas for the brand’s newest limited-edition beer. Imaginations ran wild and thousands of flavour ideas poured in – but in the end, only one winning beer flavour would make it to store shelves. Don …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Do dietitians follow the Food Guide?

By Diana The above inane tweet last week prompted me to post a couple of tweets in which I screamed into the void about a) people not following dietary guidelines anyway and b) weight not being indicative of health. Which then lead to me posting the following poll: <img data-attachment-id="9666" data-permalink="https://bitemywords.com/2018/11/05/do-dietitians-follow-the-food-guide/screen-shot-2018-11-04-at-3-37-06-pm/" data-orig-file="https://bitemywordsdotcom.files.wordpress.com/2018/11/screen-shot-2018-11-04-at-3-37-06-pm.png?w=611" data-orig-size="1184,504" …read more Source: Bite My...

Hello November Nov03

Hello November

By darmyers I’m sitting here on this Saturday morning, drinking my Starbucks Christmas blend coffee, the blend I love the most that is only offered for two months out of the year! I now realize, as my wine blog this week is called Hello November, that once Halloween ends they …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Propeller Brewing Russian Imperial Stout Returns Nov02

Propeller Brewing Russian Imperial Stout Returns

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Photo from Propeller Brewing (Halifax, NS) – Propeller Brewing is bringing back their Russian Imperial Stout a bit earlier this year. This year it will be in cans starting November 2nd at both Propeller Shops and will be hitting the NSLC officially next week, but …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Nov01

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of October 25th – November 1st, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 244 (225, 283, 227, 272) *237Sold: 121 (117, 141, 108, 138) *121Sale To Listing Ratio: 50% (52%, 50%, 48%, 51%) *51%Price Changes: 165 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Spindrift Announces Bottle Series and Brand Oct31

Spindrift Announces Bottle Series and Brand

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Dartmouth, NS) – Out of the Hold is a new family of brands under the Spindrift Brewing corporate umbrella. The releases will always be bottle conditioned, often barrel aged/fermented with bottle sizes varying some between releases with the most common size being 500 ml. Each release will have it’s own …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Burger #62 – Le Nordique (Relish) Oct31

Burger #62 – Le Nordique (Relish)

By life-of-burgers It’s been fairly quiet here over at Life of Burgers, due largely in part to an extremely busy work schedule. Working 70 hour weeks for the last 9 months was great for the bank account, but it didn’t really allow much time to get my hands on some tasty burgs. Luckily, …read more Source: Life Of...

2018 Atlantic Canadian Beer Awards Results Oct29

2018 Atlantic Canadian Beer Awards Results

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Halifax,NS) – The fifth annual Atlantic Canadian Beer Awards were held on October 28th in Halifax with a Gala and Dinner at The Stubborn Goat Gastropub. The judging of 376 entries from 56 breweries and cideries had taken place the previous week end in Halifax. Atlantic breweries and cideries shared …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

8 Quick and Easy, Budget Friendly halloween Decorations Oct29

8 Quick and Easy, Budget Friendly halloween Decorations

By Katie Rose Halloween is creeping up and although it’s not my favorite holiday to celebrate, we have a little guy who is obsessed with the whole celebration and everything that comes with it. Because it isn’t my favorite season, I didn’t want to invest in a bunch of decorations, especially so close to …read more Source: Wild...

A Little Pain, A Lot of Wine Oct27

A Little Pain, A Lot of Wine

By darmyers Here we are, at the starting line, to embark on my very first half-marathon. A lot of smiling nervous faces. I never would have guessed, my knee would give out at the 4K mark, and by the 16K mark, I had to hobble the remaining 5.1 kms. …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Oct26

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Photo from Garrison Brewing (Halifax, NS) – Garrison Brewing releases “Hipster Viking” Atlantic IPA tomorrow, October 26th. This collaboration is from four breweries spanning three nations featuring original label artwork by award-winning and internationally recognized comic book artist Ben Bishop. The breweries included <a target=_blank rel="nofollow" …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Oct25

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of October 18th – 25th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 225 (283, 227, 272, 285) *249Sold: 117 (141, 108, 138, 174) *136Sale To Listing Ratio: 52% (50%, 48%, 51%, 61%) *55%Price Changes: 118 (124, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

How To: Turn An Old Halloween Costume Into A Scarecrow Oct25

How To: Turn An Old Halloween Costume Into A Scarecrow

By Katie Rose We have a future Hoarder on our hands. While digging out our winter gear, we found Aubrey’s Robot costume from last year. I wanted to donate it as he doesn’t fit in it anymore, but he wouldn’t allow it. He was getting so upset and I started feeling guilty. Now, mind …read more Source: Wild...

Paint and Wallpaper: Our Budget-Friendly Way to Make Over a Home With Home Depot Oct24

Paint and Wallpaper: Our Budget-Friendly Way to Make Over a Home With Home Depot

By Katie Rose At the beginning of June, we knew that we were ready to make some moves to buy a home. It is such a big step for young families and one we didn’t want to rush. But, when our real estate agent brought us to this perfect Craftsman home only a …read more Source: Wild...

#WealthSimple: Keep Calm & Carry On Oct23

#WealthSimple: Keep Calm & Carry On

By Michael Cusden This is a repost of an article I published on LinkedIn. Please go and like the original and connect with me on LinkedIn. In early 2018, I finally gave in to all the ads where a young person talks about their thoughts and worries about saving money while a beep …read more Source: Like A...