Wine A Little, Wine A Lot Aug18

Wine A Little, Wine A Lot

By darmyers My apologies to my family and friends who have had to endure me complaining about the high temperatures over the past few weeks. I’m sorry, but extremely high temperatures are no different than extremely low temperatures. They both suck! I have been vacationing with family in town and there …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Learning With VTech® and LeapFrog® Aug18

Learning With VTech® and LeapFrog®

By Katie Rose I can’t believe summer is more than halfway over and I am preparing for my little guy to start school. Because he was in pre-primary last year, it doesn’t feel like that big of a deal, but the more I think of it the more that it’s hitting me like …read more Source: Wild...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Every Thursday) Aug16

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

butHalifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of August 9th – 16th, 2018(Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 255 (241, 309, 341, 359) *284Sold: 146 (167, 176, 163, 182) *154Sale To Listing Ratio: 57% (69%, 57%, 48%, 51%) *54%Price Changes: 153 (165, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

One Month Since… Aug15

One Month Since…

By Michael Cusden Hello. Have you been wondering what’s up with me for the last little while? Probably not, but that’s okay. I prefer to lay low and not be on people’s minds. So, it’s been roughly a month since I got released from the hospital and started all the changes to make …read more Source: Like A...

Journo hubris: Crowing about an oil spill Aug15

Journo hubris: Crowing about an oil spill

By Parker As soon as I read NS Power’s detailed accounting of the August 2 oil spill at its Tuft’s Cove Generating Station, I knew Halifax Examiner editor Tim Bousquet would be crowing about his prediction the spill would turn out to be much larger than …read more Source: The...

Why science is failing

By Diana After my fellow dietitian Abby Langer wrote this article for Self, which I personally felt was quite considered and rather generous to the carnivore movement, I noticed a commonality among many of the people spewing abuse and vitriol (does an all-meat diet make you …read more Source: Bite My...

New House Inspo: The Kitchen Aug10

New House Inspo: The Kitchen

By Katie Rose <img src="http://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Photo-2018-08-07-9-25-50-AM.jpg" alt="New House Inspo: The Kitchen | Our Before" width="1280" height="853" srcset="http://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Photo-2018-08-07-9-25-50-AM.jpg 1280w, http://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Photo-2018-08-07-9-25-50-AM-300×200.jpg 300w, http://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Photo-2018-08-07-9-25-50-AM-768×512.jpg 768w, http://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Photo-2018-08-07-9-25-50-AM-1024×682.jpg …read more Source: Wild...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of VIewPoint Realty. Aug09

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of VIewPoint Realty.

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of August 2nd – 9th, 2018(Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 241 (309, 341, 359, 335) *287Sold: 167 (176, 163, 182, 174) *140Sale To Listing Ratio: 69% (57%, 48%, 51%, 52%) *49%Price Changes: 165 (198, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Halifax Chronicle Herald seeks corrections Aug06

Halifax Chronicle Herald seeks corrections

By Parker Brian Ward, managing editor of the Halifax Chronicle Herald, has asked me to correct two statements about reporter Andrew Rankin in my August 2 post about the fatal prom night car accident in Leitches Creek. Rankin’s one-sided reports falsely portrayed 21-year-old Hayden Laffin as having been drunk …read more Source: The...

How to Protect Your ❤️ Heart ❤️ During IVF Aug06

How to Protect Your ❤️ Heart ❤️ During IVF

By Krista IVF is soul sucking. It’s the absolute worst. Yes, EVEN IF you get a baby at the end, the emotional and physical toll is beyond exhausting. Despite keeping positive focus on the end goals, the journey to get there is a rocky, rocky road. As I mentioned in …read more Source:...

How to Protect Your ❤️ Heart ❤️ During IFV Aug06

How to Protect Your ❤️ Heart ❤️ During IFV

By Krista IVF is soul sucking. It’s the absolute worst. Yes, EVEN IF you get a baby at the end, the emotional and physical toll is beyond exhausting. Despite keeping positive focus on the end goals, the journey to get there is a rocky, rocky road. As I mentioned in …read more Source:...

There’s a new cafe in Louisbourg. No there isn’t. Yes there is. Aug05

There’s a new cafe in Louisbourg. No there isn’t. Yes there is.

By Parker The Gaslight Cafe recently opened in Louisbourg, prompting this Facebook post from the always enlightening Alicia Penney: “I just saw a road sign for a new cafe in Louisbourg, the Gaslight cafe.” “No, there’s no Gaslight cafe in Louisbourg” “Yeah I just saw the …read more Source: The...

It’s Wine-Thirty Folks Aug04

It’s Wine-Thirty Folks

By darmyers It’s a long weekend here in Nova Scotia, with Monday being the Natal Day holiday. Do you find in the Summer everything feels like a reason to get together and enjoy a beverage? It’s like Summer is one big patio party, and I’m OK with that. One …read more Source: Wine-In My...

New House Inspo: Poppy’s Room Aug03

New House Inspo: Poppy’s Room

By Katie Rose Poppy’s Room Before And so begins a new series on the blog that I am SOOOO excited about. Since our first walk through the home the first week of June, my mind has been going a million miles a minute on what it will look like with our stuff, our color …read more Source: Wild...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty Aug03

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

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of July 26th – August 2nd, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 309 (341, 359, 335, 306) *307Sold: 176 (163, 182, 174, 217) *142Sale To Listing Ratio: 57% (48%, 51%, 52%, 71%) *46%Price Changes: 198 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Life Update: The house, the kids, and Our trip to California! Aug03

Life Update: The house, the kids, and Our trip to California!

By Katie Rose What a summer! To be honest it has been totally rough. We have been non-stop sick….like what in the world, it’s summer??? and I swear we are having a spell of the worst luck ever in our family from unexpected costs for our vehicles and homes, to broken bones and lost …read more Source: Wild...

CBRM Police lay unexpected charge, deliver epic tongue-lashing to local media Aug03

CBRM Police lay unexpected charge, deliver epic tongue-lashing to local media

By Parker In a sad coda to this morning’s long post about the Leitches Creek accident, CBRM police today charged the driver, Hayden Laffin, with the completely unexpected charge of “attempting to obstruct justice in connection with circumstances following the collision.” Details are sketchy because police have not yet …read more Source: The...

10 Ways in which IVF & Infertility are the Absolute Worst Aug02

10 Ways in which IVF & Infertility are the Absolute Worst

By Krista Bureaucracy Informed Consent and DocuSign and Piles of Paperwork Weight Gain Uncertainty Other People and Their Constant Pregnancy or Baby Updates Unending Consultations Multiple Pharmacies for Multiple Prescriptions Feeling Stupid for Having Questions ALL the Hormones with None of the Baby Bidding Adieu to Every Penny in my Bank Account …read more Source:...

What really led to that Leitches Creek accident Aug02

What really led to that Leitches Creek accident

By Parker By now you’ve heard the story many times. Early on the morning of Sunday, June 10, Cape Breton Regional Police were struggling to control a raucous prom party that drew 500 young people to a home in Leitches Creek, a rural district about 10 km. outside North Sydney. At 3 …read more Source: The...

So you don’t want the government in your kitchen

By Diana According to Wikipedia, “A government is the system or group of people governing an organized community, often a state.[1] A government is like a clan with the purpose to govern the whole family or whole nation with powers of financial, military and civil laws. The main purpose of …read more Source: Bite My...

Easy and Healthy Homemade Popsicles Jul30

Easy and Healthy Homemade Popsicles

By Katie Rose The heat of summer is in full blast and all we want at the end of a hot day is a cool treat. Man, I sound like a DQ commercial saying that…. With Aubrey’s sensitivities to gluten, dairy, and sugar, cool treats, unfortunately, don’t usually come from the corner store down …read more Source: Wild...

Exercise and Wine Jul28

Exercise and Wine

By darmyers There is a lot of truth in the abovce cartoon. Lets face it, drinking wine is always more fun than exercising! I am in the process of training for a half marathon, my very first one. Last year I ran my first 16.2K when I ran the …read more Source: Wine-In My...

New Listing Alert!! Jul27

New Listing Alert!!

84 Rochdale Place​Bedford, NS Nestled in the heart of The Ravines, you will find this stunning executive bungalow situated on one of the best lots in the neighbourhood, with panoramic views of the Bedford basin! Greeted by the massive …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

The Harbour Brewing Company Opens in Musquodoboit Harbour Jul27

The Harbour Brewing Company Opens in Musquodoboit Harbour

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Musquodoboit Harbour, NS) – The Harbour Brewing Company will be opening for business on July 28th at Noon at 7955 Highway 7 in Musquodoboit Harbour. Chris Downey, who you may remember from Nine Locks Brewing and Spindrift Brewing, has opened his own brewery.They decided to open the 1 …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Every Thursday) Jul26

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 July 19th – 26th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 341 (359, 335, 306, 332) *305Sold: 163 (182, 174, 217, 189) *167Sale To Listing Ratio: 48% (51%, 52%, 71%, 57%) *55%Price Changes: 201 (249, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...