Let the Adventures Continue

Labour Day weekend is here. It has always been the last (long) weekend of “summer” because school always started the week after Labour Day for us. I wish I was out camping right now, because that’s what I grew up doing – going camping on the Labour Day long weekend; …read more Source: Mommy...

BK Tims, Brilliant Boutique, Inkwell woes, Downtown Dartmouth Resurgance Aug31

BK Tims, Brilliant Boutique, Inkwell woes, Downtown Dartmouth Resurgance

Little Mysteries on Barrington St. closed its doors last weekend after 20 years, I wonder where the Wicca community goes now? Of course the big news was Burger King acquiring Tim Hortons and moving BK headquarters to Canada. I expect very little change in Tim Hortons though I …read more Source: Halifax...

Labour Day - Labour victories Aug30

Labour Day - Labour victories

By jhaiven Labour Day 2014: What’s Brewing? As we …read more Source: Halifax Media...

Labour Day - Labour victories Aug30

Labour Day - Labour victories

By jhaiven Labour Day 2014: What’s Brewing? As we …read more Source: Halifax Media...

Making Hand-Washing Fun

I used to try to cut as many corners as I possibly could when I was a child and a young teen. How much toilet paper could I use to still leave enough on the roll so I wouldn’t be required to change it? How far would the car drive, …read more Source: Mommy...

Wine – A Labor of Love Aug30

Wine – A Labor of Love

By darmyers It’s the Labor Day long weekend, and it got me thinking of how much love goes into making a bottle of wine. When we enjoy our favorite red, white or sparkling beverage this weekend, let’s take a moment to salute the labors of multitudes of hard-working people. …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Thoughts on Thirty Aug30

Thoughts on Thirty

By Vanessa Well. Today is the day. The day I can no longer blame my misbehaviour on being a wild and reckless twenty-something. (Although, to be perfectly honest, wild and reckless Vanessa was fairly short-lived and exhausted herself years ago.) Today, I’m 30. Just typing that gave me this weird combination of …read more Source: glitter glimmer sparkle...

Brunch at The Auction House Aug29

Brunch at The Auction House

Full disclosure: I was invited for a complimentary brunch at The Auction House. I told the manager that I would prefer to not announce my presence until after my food had arrived, and he accommodated that request. Free brunch! Who turns that down? Besides, I had been hearing good things about …read more Source: Eat This...

Maritime Beer Report - August 29, 2014 Aug29

Maritime Beer Report - August 29, 2014

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Hello and welcome to the August 29th edition of the Maritime beer report.Les Brasseurs du Petit-Sault announced that Taunte Blanche was bottled and is making its way down to ANBL stores on York Street in Fredericton, Régis Street in Dieppe and Vaughn Harvey Blvd in Moncton.Picaroons …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

DNR and the disappearing science Aug29

DNR and the disappearing science

By Robert DeVet Nova Scotia forests, not a renewable resource after all? …read more Source: Halifax Media...

DNR and the disappearing science Aug29

DNR and the disappearing science

By Robert DeVet Nova Scotia forests, not a renewable resource after all? …read more Source: Halifax Media...

The people have spoken – Big Day Downtown 2014

By kristaspurr Once again, I was delighted to be invited by Downtown Halifax to participate in Big Day Downtown. Like previous years, local bloggers were armed with $150 Visa cards and sent out to experience the best of downtown Halifax and blog about …read more Source: Bite Sized...

Follow Friday: @shayaaron

By diana chard OMG! I want all of Shay Aaron‘s earrings. Especially the doughnut, coffee bean, and blueberry studs. So freaking cute! Check out his etsy shop. …read more Source: Bite My...

Feature Friday: My Secret Weapon- Dear Frankie Aug29

Feature Friday: My Secret Weapon- Dear Frankie

By Katie Rose After pregnancy, It takes a while to get used to your new body. I have come so far in my fitness, but still seem to have that dreaded “pooch” that most moms …read more Source: Wild...

Feature Friday: My Secret Weapon- Dear Frankie Aug29

Feature Friday: My Secret Weapon- Dear Frankie

By Katie Rose After pregnancy, It takes a while to get used to your new body. I have come so far in my fitness, but still seem to have that dreaded “pooch” that most moms …read more Source: Wild...

Business Lady, Part 2 Aug29

Business Lady, Part 2

By Vanessa If you were around this time last year, you may recall that Luckily for me, Minted came to the rescue! I’ve posted about my love for Minted before (see here and here). I discovered them at BlogPodium last year and became a tad obsessed. …read more Source: glitter glimmer sparkle...

Transitioning Aug29

Transitioning

By Short Presents <img alt="ombre hair, beachy waves, bed head hair " border="0" …read more Source: Short...

HRM Planning Dept. riddle Aug29

HRM Planning Dept. riddle

By Parker Q: When is a candy store no different from a surf shop? A: When HRM’s planning department wants to avoid enforcing accessibility standards. Just over two years ago, Halifax developer Mickey MacDonald caused a scandal by opening a Chicken Burger restaurant in a completely inaccessible building on Queen St. in …read more Source: The...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant And Statistics Update by Jeremiah Wallace (Every Thursday) Aug28

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant And Statistics Update by Jeremiah Wallace (Every Thursday)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Market Statistic Update For Week of August 21st To August 28th 2014(Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Last year this week New Listings: 447 (411, 474, 497, 443) *382Sold: 135 (134, 108, 106, 150) *145Sale To Listing Ratio: 30% (33%, 23%, 21%, 34%) *38%Listings that went conditional/pending: 128 (132, 143, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

More September events Aug28

More September events

By shainaluck@gmail.com (Shaina Luck) I can tell September is coming because I’m getting a lot more event notices. —– From the Chebucto Community Health team, which has expanded its services: Now serves those who live, work or have a family doctor in -Beechville, Lakeside, Timberlea (BLT), Hackett’s Cove, Hatchet Lake, Hubbards, Peggy’s Cove, Prospect, St. Margaret’s Bay, …read more Source: Outside The...