Hello Summer! Jun23

Hello Summer!

By darmyers It was looking iffy for a while, when parts of Canada were getting snow in June, but Summer has finally arrived. Don’t you just love Summer? Sunny days, patios, barbecue and great wine. Don’t let anyone tell you a person can’t drink red wine in the Summer, because …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Friendship and Trust in 2018 Jun22

Friendship and Trust in 2018

By Katie Rose I will be the first to praise the amazing things that social media can do for this world. As people who no longer have a village of support, we now turn to an online village and when it is good, its great. Unfortunately, when it’s bad, it can be the …read more Source: Wild...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Every Thursday) Jun21

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Every Thursday)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of June 14th – 21st, 2018(Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 332 (348, 378, 350, 336) *343Sold: 189 (182, 218, 194, 195) *200Sale To Listing Ratio: 57% (52%, 58%, 55%, 58%) *58%Price Changes: 189 (230, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Unfiltered Brewing Releases Mise En Garde Barley Wine Jun20

Unfiltered Brewing Releases Mise En Garde Barley Wine

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Halifax, NS) – Unfiltered Brewing announced that its newest release, Mise En Garde, comes out this Friday, June 22nd. The barley wine is oak-aged and was fermented on both American and Belgian yeasts and rings in at 10.8% ABV. Mise En Garde, which means warning, will be available …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Boxing Rock Brewing Releases Bursted! IPA Jun20

Boxing Rock Brewing Releases Bursted! IPA

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Photo from Boxing Rock (Shelburne, NS) – Boxing Rock Brewing released Bursted! IPA and say “Warning: This beer is hoppy!” but they say not to worry, they made sure the bitterness wasn’t too over powering. Bursted! IPA is this year’s runner up in their black …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

5 Ways To Add Summer Vibes To Your Living Room Jun19

5 Ways To Add Summer Vibes To Your Living Room

By Katie Rose The living room is such an important part of the house. Like the kitchen is the place for our family to gather and catch up, the living room is a place for us to all come together to relax without saying a thing. It needs to feel warm and cozy …read more Source: Wild...

Being thin is not a qualification for providing nutrition advice

By Diana Last week a bunch of crossfitters and meatatarians got all worked up because the former president of the Academy of Nutrition and …read more Source: Bite My...

Fun Wine Tasting Part 2 Jun16

Fun Wine Tasting Part 2

By darmyers Last week I was telling you about the fun wine tasting I facilitated last Friday night. Last weeks wine blog covered the sparkling, the white and the rose wine that we enjoyed! This week I would like to tell you about some of the red wines …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Tidehouse Brewing Releases Pitcher's Perfect Pineapple NEIPA Jun15

Tidehouse Brewing Releases Pitcher's Perfect Pineapple NEIPA

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Halifax, NS) – Tidehouse Brewing is releasing Pitcher’s Perfect Pineapple NEIPA (6.3% ABV) on Friday June 14th. They say that there is “loads of tropical fruit flavour. Super juicy, hazy, mad tropical and pummeled with pineapple”. Brewed in honour of their employee Mike Pitcher who has filled in …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Picaroons Releases Flood, Sweat and Tears IPA Jun14

Picaroons Releases Flood, Sweat and Tears IPA

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Photo from Picaroons (Fredericton, NB) – Picaroons Traditional Ales introduced Flood, Sweat and Tears IPA. This limited edition beer celebrates NB’s resilience during the great flood of 2018. Picaroons says “Ringing in at 7% ABV, this one-off is a tad citrus-y from some orange peel additions as …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Easy Homemade Cashew Milk Jun14

Easy Homemade Cashew Milk

By Katie Rose With all of our family allergies coming to surface and really trying to get our diets in gear, I have been turning to make many things at home. As you know if you have been following me for quite some time, Rob and I love being in …read more Source: Wild...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Every Thursday) Jun14

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

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of June 7th – 14th, 2018(Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 348 (378, 350, 336, 420) *343Sold: 182 (218, 194, 195, 202) *200Sale To Listing Ratio: 52% (58%, 55%, 58%, 48%) *58%Price Changes: 230 (246, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Chain Yard Cider and Boxing Rock Brewing Release Snake Bite Jun13

Chain Yard Cider and Boxing Rock Brewing Release Snake Bite

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Photo from Chain Yard Cider (Halifax & Shelburne, NS) – Chain Yard Cider and Boxing Rock Brewing released Snake Bite. Although not the traditional recipe for the drink the collaboration is half Foundation Cider and half Hunky Dory Pale Ale, a combination that was arrived …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

I Cleaned Out my Closet with ThredUP: An Honest Review Jun11

I Cleaned Out my Closet with ThredUP: An Honest Review

By Krista You already know I’m a big fan of vintage and thrift shopping. 90% of my wardrobe is second hand clothing, with the exception of a few special pieces. Still, since leaving my office job when I moved to the US, I realized I no longer had a need for the …read more Source:...

Wine Tasting Fun Part 1 Jun09

Wine Tasting Fun Part 1

By darmyers Last night I facilitated another wine tasting, and it was my second one with this fun group. I really enjoy doing wine tastings with this particular group of people because I believe I have found people who love wine as much as I do! Now that’s something! <img …read more Source: Wine-In My...

How To: Our Raised Vegetable Garden On a budget Jun09

How To: Our Raised Vegetable Garden On a budget

By Katie Rose After trying our a vegetable garden in our backyard last year, we came to the conclusion that our soil is just too rocky for the types of vegetables we enjoy to eat and grow. So, with planting season here, we needed to try our hand at something different for us. …read more Source: Wild...

Making Our Goals Come True With GICs Jun07

Making Our Goals Come True With GICs

By Katie Rose **This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of EQ Bank. However, as always, all opinions are my own. We have a confession to make, we are the opposite of savers. I guess you can say we live by that old saying “you can’t take it with you when …read more Source: Wild...

Unfiltered Brewing Releases Inducement DIPA Jun07

Unfiltered Brewing Releases Inducement DIPA

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Photo from Unfiltered Brewing (Halifax, NS) – Unfiltered Brewing is releasing Inducement DIPA on Friday June 8th at Noon at the brewery and next door at Charm School Pub. The 7.5% ABV beer is described by the brewery as “Fruity-as-f@%& Mosaic and Falconer’s Flight hops with a wee touch …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

The Halifax Real Estate Market Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Every Thursday) Jun07

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

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of May 31st – June 7th, 2018(Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 378 (350, 336, 420, 379) *449Sold: 218 (194, 195, 202, 186) *197Sale To Listing Ratio: 58% (55%, 58%, 48%, 49%) *44%Price Changes: 246 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Picaroons Releases Melonhead for 2018 Jun07

Picaroons Releases Melonhead for 2018

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Photo from Picaroons (Fredericton, NB) – Picaroons Traditional Ales says Melonhead is back and announces this years winner of the cat contest. This years winner is Henry Smith and his “cat mom” Jordan “he actually likes playing fetch and drinking from people glasses. He’s sweet”. Melonhead, a …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Boxing Rock Brewing Releases OH, SNAP! American Brown Jun06

Boxing Rock Brewing Releases OH, SNAP! American Brown

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Photo from Boxing Rock Brewing (Shelburne, NS) – Boxing Rock Brewing announced the release of OH, SNAP! American Brown Ale. This Beer was the winner of the 2018 Black Box Challenge and was brewed with the winner Aaron Spanik. The ale is lightly infused with ginger, …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Stillwell Brewing Announces Poptones Farmhouse Pale Ale Jun06

Stillwell Brewing Announces Poptones Farmhouse Pale Ale

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Photo from Stillwell Brewing (Halifax, NS) – Stillwell Brewing Company (SBC) will be releasing a new bottle this Saturday, June 9th, from Noon to 3:00 PM. Poptones Farmhouse Pale Ale is 5.3% ABV and started out as a clean pale ale to which SBC added their …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Picaroons Releases Version 16 of Pivot IIPA Jun06

Picaroons Releases Version 16 of Pivot IIPA

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Photo from Picaroons (Fredericton, NB) – Picaroons Traditional Ales says that PIVOT #16 has arrived. In this Pivot they are bringing a whole new flavour profile to the table. They used Fuggles, Northern Brewer and in the hop percolator they used Willamette, to provide a “beer …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Tidehouse Brewing Brings Out The Sex RIS Jun06

Tidehouse Brewing Brings Out The Sex RIS

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Halifax, NS) – Tidehouse Brewing is bringing a giant beer to its tiny shop on Salter Street. Calling it their fruity summer sipper, The Sex Raspberry Russian Imperial Stout is available Friday at 2:00 PM in 340 ml bottles and 4 oz glasses.Whether it is a bottle to …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Top 5 May Beauty Favorites Jun05

Top 5 May Beauty Favorites

By Katie Rose Another month, another round of May beauty favorites from all of the PR packages that we are lucky enough to receive. May didn’t bring as many Products and Mail outs and the previous months, but we definitely fell in love with a few and will be loyal …read more Source: Wild...