The ghost of sea level rise yet to come Nov30

The ghost of sea level rise yet to come

By Parker “Today’s high winds out of the north created quite a storm surge along the southern shore of the Bras d’Or Lake,” writes hydrologist Fred Baechler. “Winds at the Johnstown [weather] station showing sustained at 20 to 30 km/hr, with lot of gusts in the 70 to 80 km/hr range, since …read more Source: The...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Nov29

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

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of November 23rd – 29th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 147 (167, 202, 268, 233) *191Sold: 98 (104, 99, 111, 121) *134Sale To Listing Ratio: 67% (62%, 49%, 41%, 50%) *70%Price Changes: 73 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Nalcor didn’t hoodwink the UARB into approving the Maritime Link Nov27

Nalcor didn’t hoodwink the UARB into approving the Maritime Link

By Parker Don’t be too quick to believe promoters of the Muskrat Falls Hydro Project hoodwinked the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board into approving Emera’s role in the controversial project. Nalcor executive Gilbert Bennett told the Muskrat Falls Inquiry yesterday the company deliberately low-balled cost estimates to help Emera win NSUARB approval …read more Source: The...

Baby, It’s Cold Outside Nov24

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

By darmyers So it would appear Winter has hit Atlantic Canada. -12 with a wind chill of -22. Yes, Winter has definitely hit. Time for some comfort food and wine. Last week I told you about the Chicken Carbonara my sister and I enjoyed at a restaurant. I make a pretty …read more Source: Wine-In My...

DIY Window Bench with Alexandria Moulding Nov24

DIY Window Bench with Alexandria Moulding

By Katie Rose When we first moved into this home in August, we fell madly in love with all of the details, especially the window seats in both the living room and family room. I had always wanted window seats in a home since I was a little girl and would watch all …read more Source: Wild...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Every Thursday) Nov23

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 November 15th – 23rd, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 167 (202, 268, 233, 225) *200Sold: 104 (99, 111, 121, 117) *115Sale To Listing Ratio: 62% (49%, 41%, 50%, 52%) *56%Price Changes: 113 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Toronto Hackers & Capital One ‘Use Digital For Good’ to Support Canadian Charities Nov23

Toronto Hackers & Capital One ‘Use Digital For Good’ to Support Canadian Charities

By thetrendytechie Pictured above: Team ‘KindaCasual’ – from left to right: Will Mero, Mandeep Wraich, Reggie Yobua, Arel Roche, Shehraz Islam. Not pictured: Sanja Resanovic. Technology is advancing at a rapid pace but many organizations are being left behind. A recent Capital One study revealed that 74% of Canadian charities believe a …read more Source: Trendy...

Matcha Green Tea Latte with Collagen Nov22

Matcha Green Tea Latte with Collagen

By Katie Rose A few days ago, I shared how I make my Matcha green tea lattes using my Coconut flavored Bend Collagen powder and had an overwhelming response of people wanting to try it. So, because of that, I thought why not put a post up on here so that you …read more Source: Wild...

13 Barrels Brewing Opens in Bathurst NB Nov22

13 Barrels Brewing Opens in Bathurst NB

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Bathurst, NB) – 13 Barrels Brewing has become the third brewery to open in the northern New Brunswick town of Bathurst. The name is derived from old Bathurst folklore from Prohibition Days when in the summer of 1920 Joseph Gammon, an upstanding Bathurst citizen who upheld the Prohibition …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Matchstick Beer Factory Opening Soon in Hampton Nov20

Matchstick Beer Factory Opening Soon in Hampton

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Hampton, NB) – Matchstick Beer Factory is about to open in the town of Hampton, about 30 km outside Saint John. The nanobrewery will be run by a husband and wife team, Luke MacGregor and Heather Avery, with Luke doing the brewing and Heather taking care of the …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Are calories an enemy?

By Diana I would like to propose that we stop demonizing calories. All too often I see products promoted as “low-calorie” or “calorie-free”. I hear jokes about things like it’s okay to eat a broken cookie because the calories all leak out. Consuming as few calories as possible is considered virtuous. This …read more Source: Bite My...

Wines For Winter Nov17

Wines For Winter

By darmyers Well winter seemed to arrive in a hurry. Last week we were seeing temperatures in the double digits and this past week we saw them dip to -17 with a windchill. My sister and I were heading to Moncton to watch her son play hockey, but she got …read more Source: Wine-In My...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Nov15

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

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of November 8th – 15th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 202 (268, 233, 225, 283) *223Sold: 99 (111, 121, 117, 141) *135Sale To Listing Ratio: 49% (41%, 50%, 52%, 50%) *61%Price Changes: 101 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

What does “healthy” look like?

By Diana A little while ago I wrote about the importance of representation and how the health care industry is failing at it. Of course, it’s not quite as simple as saying “we’re going to use more diverse images in our marketing and materials”. Most organizations don’t take their …read more Source: Bite My...

A Star Is Born Nov10

A Star Is Born

By darmyers This past Wednesday evening saw a group of friends and myself head out on the town for dinner and a Movie. The movie was ‘A Star Is Born’ starring Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga. Bradley Cooper not only starred in the movie but directed it as well. …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Sussex Ale Works Opens For Business Nov09

Sussex Ale Works Opens For Business

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Sussex, NB) – Sussex long known for dairy, its balloon festival and the gateway to Fundy now has a brewery and taproom. Rick Lockhart long time resident of the town is the owner and operator of Sussex Ale Works Inc. Mr Lockhart used to work away …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Breton Brewing releasing Gingerbread Holiday Ale Nov09

Breton Brewing releasing Gingerbread Holiday Ale

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Sydney, NS) – Breton Brewing is getting into the holiday spirit by releasing Gingerbread Holiday Ale, a gingerbread inspired London ESB with hints of ginger and cinnamon. The ABV is 5.5% with an IBU of 35. They are very excited with the design on this can, as it …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Nov08

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

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of November 1st – 8th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 268 (233, 225, 283, 227) *214Sold: 111 (121, 117, 141, 108) *123Sale To Listing Ratio: 41% (50%, 52%, 50%, 48%) *58%Price Changes: …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

How We Transformed Our Kitchen For Under $1500. Nov06

How We Transformed Our Kitchen For Under $1500.

By Katie Rose When we first came to see this house, we walked into the kitchen from the backyard. I remember looking at the bright walls, peeling off wallpaper, and mismatched hideous brown backsplash thinking…WOW this has so much room and potential. <img src="http://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/kitchenbefore.jpg" alt="" width="1280" height="720" srcset="https://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/kitchenbefore.jpg 1280w, https://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/kitchenbefore-300×169.jpg 300w, https://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/kitchenbefore-768×432.jpg 768w, https://thewilddecoelis.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/kitchenbefore-1024×576.jpg …read more Source: Wild...

Saint John Beer Lover Brews at Innis & Gunn Nov06

Saint John Beer Lover Brews at Innis & Gunn

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Saint John, NB) – Late last year, Innis & Gunn challenged Canadians to share their ideas for the brand’s newest limited-edition beer. Imaginations ran wild and thousands of flavour ideas poured in – but in the end, only one winning beer flavour would make it to store shelves. Don …read more Source: Maritime Beer...