Happy Halloween! Oct31

Happy Halloween!

By thetrendytechie This is the first time in ages I’ve been home to give candy out on Halloween, and it is so lovely to see all the little faces light up as I drop pop rocks and Famous Amos cookies in their bags. We’ve got a motion-activated ghoul on our door, …read more Source: Trendy...

Can white people do what? Oct31

Can white people do what?

By Parker Earlier today, my friend Audra was looking for information about residency restrictions on Canadian First Nations reserves. As she began typing a search term into Google.ca, the autocomplete feature, which offers suggestions based on popular search terms, proffered the following: Still think we don’t have a problem with racism …read more Source: The...

Maritime Beer Report - October 31, 2014 Oct31

Maritime Beer Report - October 31, 2014

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Hello and welcome to the October 31 edition of the Maritime Beer ReportBig Axe Brewery are preparing for a busy weekend and ANBL growler fills next week but had time to get a new beer on tap. From Big Axe “Partidgeberry Belgian Ale is light to pale gold in …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Rigid rules for special diet allowances are hurting Oct31

Rigid rules for special diet allowances are hurting

By Robert DeVet This is how to fix it …read more Source: Halifax Media...

New rules for special diet allowances are hurting Oct31

New rules for special diet allowances are hurting

By Robert DeVet This is how to fix it …read more Source: Halifax Media...

Militarized police watch: Halifax edition Oct31

Militarized police watch: Halifax edition

By Parker We awoke this morning to a CBC report that Halifax Regional Police have laid in a additional stock of military-issue, semi-automatic weapons, and they found two opportunities in the last 10 days to draw these weapons on the streets of Halifax. I am no gun expert, but piecing together …read more Source: The...

Follow Friday: Get RD services covered

By Diana In the wake of Yoni Freedhoff’s …read more Source: Bite My...

Consumer Confidence is Key to Success Oct31

Consumer Confidence is Key to Success

By Greater Halifax Partnership If you ask an economist about a particular region’s potential, one of the things he or she will… …read more Source: Smartcity...

Happy Halloween Foodies! Oct31

Happy Halloween Foodies!

By Suzie Ridler Reg and I picked up our pumpkins and Halloween treats the other day and are all set to have fun tonight handing out candy! I was walking around my hood and found that there were some Halloween enthusiasts living amongst us. <iframe …read more Source: Suzie The...

New ACL vessels named by Haligonian Oct31

New ACL vessels named by Haligonian

By Peter Ziobrowski Construction is progressing on Atlantic Container Line’s new G4 vessels, which will be the largest RORO/Containerships in the world. The G4 vessels will replace ACL’s existing fleet of G3’s operating in the company’s transatlantic service. The new G4 Fleet is being named Atlantic Star, Atlantic Sail, Atlantic Sea, Atlantic Skyand …read more Source: Halifax Shipping...

Kid Tough Apparel- Bib’n Tucker has got your back Oct31

Kid Tough Apparel- Bib’n Tucker has got your back

By Katie Rose Aubrey is probably one of THE most busiest, hard on himself kids around (hens the blurry photos). We joke that he should be walking with a helmet, bite plate, and goalie gear on. This means that clothes don’t really stand a …read more Source: Wild...

Wmcfw At Night Oct31

Wmcfw At Night

By Short Presents I’m wearing >> Plaid Cami (available here): c/o Le Chateau | Skinny Black Pants (available …read more Source: Short...

Kid-Friendly Bathroom Fun: A Kandoo Product Giveaway

Our household has been full of Kandoo products for a while now. After reading about the potential dangers of antibacterial soap for pregnant women, I’ve even put away the adult hand soap in the bathroom and my hands have been smelling like watermelon ever since. My …read more Source: Mommy...

October 30th, 2014 Oct30

October 30th, 2014

Halifax (HRM) Residential Market Statistic Update For Week of October 23rd to October 30th 2014(Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Last year this week New Listings: 312 (326, 306, 418, 407) *323Sold: 97 (108, 94, 100, 123) *96Sale To Listing Ratio: 31% (33%, 31%, 24%, 30%) *30%Listings that went conditional/pending: 122 (110, 99, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Sexual Assault Allegation Not Valid – HFX Police. #Sackville Oct30

Sexual Assault Allegation Not Valid – HFX Police. #Sackville

Remember several days ago when everyone freaked out and was gonna move? Good times. Check this out: …read more Source:...

Lucy’s lesson Oct30

Lucy’s lesson

By Parker Writing in the Metro News, reporter Ruth Davenport seeks to explain why so many women choose not to report episodes of sexual violence and abuse. Like so much of this discussion, it’s a strongly worded piece, and it puts the lie to the notion women who “fail” to …read more Source: The...

White Chocolate Pumpkin Snickerdoodles Oct30

White Chocolate Pumpkin Snickerdoodles

By Suzie Ridler Click here for printer-friendly version of recipe I had some leftover canned pumpkin pie filling and decided to see what it would be like to bake pumpkin into cookies. I discovered this recipe by Sally’s Baking …read more Source: Suzie The...

My Goals for November Oct30

My Goals for November

By My Spiritual Roadtrip Kick your life into high gear!! **Giveaway winners: A huge congratulations to Lindsay and Sarah Jane! They are the winners of my first ever giveaway: 2 jars of Nutiva’s Coconut Manna!! This is just the …read more Source: My Spiritual...

Street Harassment - A "Nice Guy's" Guide

By John Thibeau Good day cyberspace. I hope that the day has found you well. Last night, Lucy DeCoutere came forward publicly and courageously shared her personal experiences with Jian Ghomeshi. That revelation finally brought a lot of people to their senses which is something to celebrate but in this accomplishment there is …read more Source: Thibeau...

Guest post: Lashauna and Lauren’s first trip in New York

By kristaspurr Krista: Hello friends! I’m giving you a break from the onslaught of Camino de Santiago posts to share a guest post from my friend Lashauna and her twin sister Lauren, who recently traveled to New York for the first time. Since NYC is one of my favourite places, I always …read more Source: Bite Sized...