Paving Halifax Harbour Jan31

Paving Halifax Harbour

By Robert DeVet Group continues to push for a coastal park along Bedford Basin …read more Source: Halifax Media...

Paving Halifax Harbour Jan31

Paving Halifax Harbour

By Robert DeVet Group continues to push for a coastal park along Bedford Basin …read more Source: Halifax Media...

Parenthood – “May God Bless and Keep You Always”

I’m writing this blog as I watch the Parenthood series finale for the second time. There was so much in the episode, and it elicited so many emotions, that I knew there was no way I could write about it without watching it again. I thought the finale was perfect. It …read more Source: Couchtime With...

Wines Perfect For The Super Bowl! Jan31

Wines Perfect For The Super Bowl!

By darmyers So the big game is on Sunday, and it’s day where the food is flowing and although you may think beer is the beverage of the day, I can guarantee a few bottles of wine will be consumed as well. My friend Lisa asked me last night what was …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Parks and Recreation – Treat Yo Self in Beverly Hiiiiiiiiiiills!

Thursday night’s episodes of Parks and Recreation were both solid, but given my affection for “Treat Yo Self”, I enjoyed the second episode most. This final season of Parks is only 13 episodes long, and the writers are hurtling through it full speed, not wasting any time. I like this energy. …read more Source: Couchtime With...

New Baby for Me, Shower for You | A Disney Baby Giveaway

There are certain times in your life when you realize that you are surrounded by so many people who have your back – or at least, I hope this is a common realization. I hope I’m not the only one who feels this. Whenever I wonder whether anyone really likes …read more Source: Mommy...

Maritime Beer Report - January 30, 2015 Jan30

Maritime Beer Report - January 30, 2015

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Hello and welcome to the January 30th edition of the Maritime Beer Report.Les Brasseurs du Petit-Sault is brewing Canon Franchetti, a cappuccino stout brewed in honour of Nicolo Franchetti, pastor and architect of Edmundston’s St-John-the-Baptist Church. Coffee used is from Cafe Lotus Bleu, Sucré Salé and the Boutique Au Bout …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Winter Warm-Up Tips Jan30

Winter Warm-Up Tips

By Krista It’s my favourite time of year! I love winter! I love snow! I love hot chocolate and snowdays and shovelling and mittens and snowmen and skiing and blankets and everything about winter. I wish I could marry winter and just be Mrs. Suzie Snowflake all year long. When the temperature starts …read more Source:...

British Integrity for Bunkers Jan30

British Integrity for Bunkers

By Peter Ziobrowski The tanker British Integrity arrived this morning from Portland Maine for Bunkers. she is due to sail tonight. …read more Source: Halifax Shipping...

Reflections Jan30

Reflections

By Peter Ziobrowski …read more Source: Halifax Shipping...

He breathed a sigh of relief when he heard Philip Boudreau was dead Jan30

He breathed a sigh of relief when he heard Philip Boudreau was dead

By Parker I first wrote about the sordid background to the Petit-de-Grat manslaughter case here and here. My posts touched off the busiest two days in Contrarian’s six-year history, with more than 100,000 visits. It also touched off a letter-writing war between supporters of both men in the deeply …read more Source: The...

Dinnertime – Everything Is Not Awesome Jan30

Dinnertime – Everything Is Not Awesome

By Michael Cusden Merriam-Webster defines dinnertime as the customary time for dinner. Like A Dad defines dinnertime as the customary time for shit to get real. Parents, you know what I am talking about. Parents of young children…well, have a glass of wine. My memories of dinnertime with my family are pretty good. …read more Source: Like A...

A case of judicial jury nullification Jan30

A case of judicial jury nullification

By Parker Defence attorney Luke Craggs had it right when he called Chief Justice Joseph Kennedy’s excessive sentence in the Joseph Landry manslaughter case, “the sort of sentence career criminals and gangsters get for manslaughter, not guys who have fished for 52 years and pay their taxes and earned an honest living.” Clearly, …read more Source: The...

CCGS M. Charles M.B. and the CCGS Captain Goddard M.S.M Now in the Pacific Jan30

CCGS M. Charles M.B. and the CCGS Captain Goddard M.S.M Now in the Pacific

By Peter Ziobrowski Victoria Bound Hero Class Mid-Shore patrol Vessels CCGS M. Charles M.B. and the CCGS Captain Goddard M.S.M crossed through the Panama Canal Last night. From Alexandria, they sailed to Miami, then Key West, before anchoring outside the canal. DFO/CCGS Photo. …read more Source: Halifax Shipping...

Follow Friday: Nourish. Curated wellness

By Diana I’m sure that most of you have seen things like Nature Box; monthly snack delivery businesses. Well, now there’s a local alternative. A friend of mine (and fellow dietitian) has started Nourish with a friend. Four times a year you get a box with a carefully selected assortment …read more Source: Bite My...

A Spoiled Day at Shades Of Bedford Jan30

A Spoiled Day at Shades Of Bedford

By Katie Rose Well as I am sure some of you fellow moms know, a day to yourself feeling beautiful and spoiled doesn’t happen very often. I was so lucky to be asked for a day of pampering by the ladies at Shades of Bedford Hair and Nail Salon located in <a target=_blank rel="nofollow" …read more Source: Wild...

What Happens In The Washroom Stays Between You And Your Jumpsuit Jan30

What Happens In The Washroom Stays Between You And Your Jumpsuit

By Short Presents I LOVE a good jumpsuit as much as the next lady! It’s a fabulous way to appear dressed up without having to actually wear a dress! But with the jumpsuit comes some very comical situations… <img …read more Source: Short...

Dust in the Wind Jan30

Dust in the Wind

By Ken Summers Cement Plant Disposal for Treated Fracking Waste Water: Government Says No Release to the …read more Source: Halifax Media...

Dust in the Wind Jan30

Dust in the Wind

By Ken Summers Cement Plant Disposal for Treated Fracking Waste Water: Government Says No Release to the …read more Source: Halifax Media...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update By Jeremiah Wallace (Every Thursday) Jan29

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 January 22nd – January 29th 2015(Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats New Listings: 447 (325, 363, 364, 208) *341Sold: 67 (67, 60, 38, 70) *76Sale To Listing Ratio: 15% (21%, 17%, 10%, 34%) *22%Listings that went conditional/pending: 105 (87, 64, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...