Recipe: Sweet potato cornbread muffins

By Diana I had some sweet potatoes that needed using and I was scheming a way to use them in cornbread. I decided to go for a cornbread muffin just because the crispy crusts of buttery cornbread are the best, in my opinion. Making muffins maximizes the crispy edges over traditional cornbread. …read more Source: Bite My...

Whole Foods? and New Locals Nov30

Whole Foods? and New Locals

Purdy’s Pub and Grill is taking over the space recently occupied by Angles in Sackville,and yes wing night are returning as well. Speaking of new bars,Downtown Dartmouth is getting a new bar. Beside Bobs/Bluebell on Portland there is a bar catering to a different crowd than your usual Portland St bar, …read more Source: Halifax...

Feeling like I'm drowning. Nov29

Feeling like I'm drowning.

By noreply@blogger.com (Stephanie Hayes) I feel this blog has always been a space where I can share, especially when it’s a topic not many of us tend to talk about. It should be a safe space, and I think it is, but I still recognize that I’m putting personal details out there on the …read more Source: Away We Go...

Brown Rice Breakfast Pudding Nov29

Brown Rice Breakfast Pudding

By beth dunham Short grain brown rice cooked slowly in almond milk sweetened with a touch brown sugar and infused with vanilla and cinnamon is my new favorite breakfast. Top with some toasted nuts for a little crunch, and a spoonful of jam or a drizzle of maple syrup for some extra …read more Source: Beth...

It’s Beginning to Look A lot Like Wine-mas! Nov29

It’s Beginning to Look A lot Like Wine-mas!

By darmyers December is almost here… and it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas.. So many opportunities to enjoy some great wines. Decorating the tree, putting up lights, Christmas cooking.. no matter what you’re doing to get ready for the holidays, here are some of my favorites. Remember though, …read more Source: Wine-In My...

The Weather Outside is Frightful and So Is Our Skin

My babies have sensitive skin. With the cold, dry weather coming, I am anticipating another winter of skin issues, just like all the previous winters since having children. Everyone who struggles with dry, sensitive skin knows that things get bad at this time of year. In the winter, my children’s hands crack. …read more Source: Mommy...

Maritime Beer Report - November 28, 2014 Nov28

Maritime Beer Report - November 28, 2014

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Hello and welcome to Canadian Beer Day edition of the Maritime Beer Report.Barnone Brewing says its new ‘lil’ DIPA is light in malt, big in hops. This is from lots of late additions and dry hopping. It weighs in at 8% ABV and look for this one at the …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Recent Nova Scotia reports highlight failed system … but ignore real alternatives Nov28

Recent Nova Scotia reports highlight failed system … but ignore real alternatives

By Robert DeVet This column was originally published in …read more Source: Halifax Media...

Recent Nova Scotia reports highlight failed system … but ignore real alternatives Nov28

Recent Nova Scotia reports highlight failed system … but ignore real alternatives

By Robert DeVet Over the past few weeks, three …read more Source: Halifax Media...

Follow Friday: the Dartmouth Community Health Board

By Diana My apologies to non-Dartmouth residents. However, if you live in Nova Scotia, you’ll have a community health board for your district. Other provinces and places in other countries may have equivalent bodies and it’s worth checking into. I’m shamelessly promoting the DCHB, of which I’m a volunteer member, as I think …read more Source: Bite My...

Startup Spotlight: Ear-O-Smart Smart Earrings Nov28

Startup Spotlight: Ear-O-Smart Smart Earrings

By thetrendytechie One of the biggest challenges of designing health-focused wearables is making sure that people want to wear them for their looks as much as for their functionality. Fitbit and Jawbone are not known for their style factor – in fact, there are many companies now producing covers and charms to …read more Source: Trendy...

Addictions And Obsessions Nov28

Addictions And Obsessions

By Short Presents So clearly I’m addicted to plaid, there’s no question you might as well lock me up and throw away the key. But what is it that I’m newly obsessed with?? You’ll just have to keep reading to see. <a target=_blank rel="nofollow" rel="nofollow" …read more Source: Short...

I Am Taking A Foodie Long Weekend! Nov28

I Am Taking A Foodie Long Weekend!

By Suzie Ridler Thursday it became official! I am now a resident of British Columbia. Reg and I walked through Metrotown Mall celebrating while sipping on Booster Juice and wow, did it every feel like the holidays were here! The photo above is of Metrotown, the mall that gives me panic attacks on …read more Source: Suzie The...

Chronicle Herald union offers major concessions to save  newsroom staff Nov27

Chronicle Herald union offers major concessions to save newsroom staff

By Robert DeVet Concerns about paper’s future remain, union says …read more Source: Halifax Media...

Chronicle Herald union offers major concessions to save  newsroom staff Nov27

Chronicle Herald union offers major concessions to save newsroom staff

By Robert DeVet Concerns about paper’s future remain, union says …read more Source: Halifax Media...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Property Statistics Update by Jeremiah Wallace (Every Thursday) Nov27

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

Halifax (HRM) Residential Market Statistic Update For Week of November 13th to November 20th 2014(Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Last year this week New Listings: 252 (304, 281, 411, 312) *300Sold: 110 (89, 89, 108, 97) *87Sale To Listing Ratio: 44% (29%, 32%, 26%, 31%) *29%Listings that went conditional/pending: 85 (122, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Gulf falls victim to wishful thinking Nov27

Gulf falls victim to wishful thinking

By Robert DeVet (K’JIPUKTUK), HALIFAX – These days, …read more Source: Halifax Media...

Gulf falls victim to wishful thinking Nov27

Gulf falls victim to wishful thinking

By Robert DeVet (K’JIPUKTUK), HALIFAX – These days, …read more Source: Halifax Media...

No We Are Not Down With The Sickness Nov27

No We Are Not Down With The Sickness

By Michael Cusden Happy Thanksgiving to those who bleed red, white and blue today. How is the turkey so far? Based on the inflated stats on the blog that have to do with smoked meat, a lot of you are cooking outdoors. Sweet! It seems the updates are decreasing over here, but that does …read more Source: Like A...

What I’m Loving Right Now Nov27

What I’m Loving Right Now

By My Spiritual Roadtrip I’m really excited about a lot of new things lately, so I thought today I’d take the chance to share them with you! I just feel like things have been really coming together lately, and I’m starting to discover what really works for me. What I’m Loving: Nutrition <img src="http://myspiritualroadtrip.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/2014-11-26-10.45.46-1024×1024.jpg" …read more Source: My Spiritual...