Baby Number 3: All That has Happened in 12 Weeks Dec11

Baby Number 3: All That has Happened in 12 Weeks

By Katie Rose If you Follow me on social media, then you probably already know the BIG NEWS! Baby Decoeli Number 3 is on the way. Our due date is June 22, but looking at the history of my other pregnancies, and health conditions that usually develop during, I will probably go early …read more Source: Wild...

What obesity and homosexuality have in common

By Diana A couple of weeks ago I was listening to an episode of Radiolab on which they shared an episode of the short podcast series Unerased titled: Dr Davison and the Gay Cure. They were talking about the former perception of homosexuality as a disorder and the rise of conversion therapy. …read more Source: Bite My...

Wine’s That Pair with Christmas Party Treats Dec08

Wine’s That Pair with Christmas Party Treats

By darmyers It’s Christmas party time. Do you have a lot of parties to attend this month? I do as well. So I’ve combined some pairings for Christmas party foods and snacks, or great ideas you can give a hostess as a gift. Let’s get right to it. <img …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Making Memories In The Kitchen Dec08

Making Memories In The Kitchen

By Katie Rose Rob and I are food lovers. With his background as a chef and just well…my love for eating, this was something we bonded over and has always been one of those parts in our relationship that we like to nurture. Now with two kids and living in the country, we …read more Source: Wild...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Dec06

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 29th – December 6th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 146 (147, 167, 202, 268) *246Sold: 114 (98, 104, 99, 111) *116Sale To Listing Ratio: 78% (67%, 62%, 49%, 41%) *47%Price Changes: 76 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

North Brewing Announces Major Expansion Dec05

North Brewing Announces Major Expansion

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Halifax, NS) – North Brewing announced that it is expanding to a larger production facility at 899 Portland Street and will include a 5000 sq foot production space and 100 seat taproom with a full kitchen. In addition to a new space North Brewing is launching the “North …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Washing Off The Holidays with Aveeno Dec03

Washing Off The Holidays with Aveeno

By Katie Rose Thank you, Aveeno for supporting our family by sponsoring this post. The holiday season is here, and I can’t believe how fast my calendar is already filling up. To be honest, I am exhausted on a regular day when it comes time to drag myself upstairs to bed. But with tons …read more Source: Wild...

Top 10 Holiday Survival Tips

By Diana It’s that time of year when food is abundant, there is a seemingly never ending succession of holiday parties and events, all of which feature food. It’s also that time of year when you start to see a proliferation of articles about the average weight gain over the holidays and …read more Source: Bite My...

My First Year as a Founder — Crescendo’s Journey Dec02

My First Year as a Founder — Crescendo’s Journey

By thetrendytechie This weekend marks one year since my co-founders Stefan, Tuba and I sat in a hotel lobby and first brainstormed Crescendo. In the last twelve months we’ve gone from ideation to launch, cohabited in two apartments in two cities, and lived and breathed our company mission: to build technology that …read more Source: Trendy...

Christmas Flavours In The Glass Dec01

Christmas Flavours In The Glass

By darmyers Here we are, the first day of December. For me, this month tends to go by the fastest. I have to admit, I really like this month. Social get togethers with friends, the food, and of course the wine. <img data-attachment-id="5533" data-permalink="https://darlenemyers.com/2018/12/01/christmas-flavours-in-the-glass/0d46186c-1728-4166-a70e-b115b5d5154c/" data-orig-file="https://darmyers.files.wordpress.com/2018/12/0d46186c-1728-4166-a70e-b115b5d5154c.png?w=450" data-orig-size="500,586" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta='{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}' data-image-title="0D46186C-1728-4166-A70E-B115B5D5154C" data-image-description="" …read more Source: Wine-In My...

The ghost of sea level rise yet to come Nov30

The ghost of sea level rise yet to come

By Parker “Today’s high winds out of the north created quite a storm surge along the southern shore of the Bras d’Or Lake,” writes hydrologist Fred Baechler. “Winds at the Johnstown [weather] station showing sustained at 20 to 30 km/hr, with lot of gusts in the 70 to 80 km/hr range, since …read more Source: The...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Nov29

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 23rd – 29th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 147 (167, 202, 268, 233) *191Sold: 98 (104, 99, 111, 121) *134Sale To Listing Ratio: 67% (62%, 49%, 41%, 50%) *70%Price Changes: 73 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Nalcor didn’t hoodwink the UARB into approving the Maritime Link Nov27

Nalcor didn’t hoodwink the UARB into approving the Maritime Link

By Parker Don’t be too quick to believe promoters of the Muskrat Falls Hydro Project hoodwinked the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board into approving Emera’s role in the controversial project. Nalcor executive Gilbert Bennett told the Muskrat Falls Inquiry yesterday the company deliberately low-balled cost estimates to help Emera win NSUARB approval …read more Source: The...

Baby, It’s Cold Outside Nov24

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

By darmyers So it would appear Winter has hit Atlantic Canada. -12 with a wind chill of -22. Yes, Winter has definitely hit. Time for some comfort food and wine. Last week I told you about the Chicken Carbonara my sister and I enjoyed at a restaurant. I make a pretty …read more Source: Wine-In My...

DIY Window Bench with Alexandria Moulding Nov24

DIY Window Bench with Alexandria Moulding

By Katie Rose When we first moved into this home in August, we fell madly in love with all of the details, especially the window seats in both the living room and family room. I had always wanted window seats in a home since I was a little girl and would watch all …read more Source: Wild...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Every Thursday) Nov23

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 November 15th – 23rd, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 167 (202, 268, 233, 225) *200Sold: 104 (99, 111, 121, 117) *115Sale To Listing Ratio: 62% (49%, 41%, 50%, 52%) *56%Price Changes: 113 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Toronto Hackers & Capital One ‘Use Digital For Good’ to Support Canadian Charities Nov23

Toronto Hackers & Capital One ‘Use Digital For Good’ to Support Canadian Charities

By thetrendytechie Pictured above: Team ‘KindaCasual’ – from left to right: Will Mero, Mandeep Wraich, Reggie Yobua, Arel Roche, Shehraz Islam. Not pictured: Sanja Resanovic. Technology is advancing at a rapid pace but many organizations are being left behind. A recent Capital One study revealed that 74% of Canadian charities believe a …read more Source: Trendy...

Matcha Green Tea Latte with Collagen Nov22

Matcha Green Tea Latte with Collagen

By Katie Rose A few days ago, I shared how I make my Matcha green tea lattes using my Coconut flavored Bend Collagen powder and had an overwhelming response of people wanting to try it. So, because of that, I thought why not put a post up on here so that you …read more Source: Wild...

13 Barrels Brewing Opens in Bathurst NB Nov22

13 Barrels Brewing Opens in Bathurst NB

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Bathurst, NB) – 13 Barrels Brewing has become the third brewery to open in the northern New Brunswick town of Bathurst. The name is derived from old Bathurst folklore from Prohibition Days when in the summer of 1920 Joseph Gammon, an upstanding Bathurst citizen who upheld the Prohibition …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

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...