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Holiday Specials

by: EJ on 12/03/2013
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It's snowing!  Okay, maybe not where you live.  And to be truthful, when you are able to count individual flakes it is pretty pathetic but snow on the West coast is something to get

excited about no matter the amount. This means it is officially winter - and time for our holiday specials for …

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Happy Organic Week!

by: EJ on 09/23/2013
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This September 21-28 marks the fourth annual Canadian Organic Week. Across the country, Canadians will come together to celebrate the fastest growing food and agriculture sector in the country: organics.

Coordinated by Canadian Organic Growers, the Canadian Health Food Association and the …

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Mother Earth News Fair - Seven Springs, PA

by: Sara on 09/18/2013
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The Mother Earth News Fair at Seven Springs Resort in Pennsylvania is now upon us!

MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine “has been helping folks live self-reliant, sustainable, meaningful lives for more than 40 years. With an audience of more than 3 million readers worldwide, it is the largest and longest-running environmental lifestyle magazine on the …

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Diana Leafe Christian Visits BC

by: EJ on 08/15/2013
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I have always said that I would never start or join an intentional community without first reading Diana Leafe Christian's books, Creating a Life Together: Practical Tools to Grow Ecovillages and Intentional Communities and Finding Community: How to Join an Ecovillage or Intentional Community.  Now, I would say I would never start or join an …

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Guest Post - Jean Wyenberg - Gabriola Inaugural Tour D’Coop

by: EJ on 06/20/2013
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Jean Wyenberg, New Society Publishers' office manager, is a dedicated advocate for all animals.  She is a long-time member of Cats Alive, the Gabriola rescue group which rescues, arranges for spaying and neutering and finds homes for abandoned cats on the island.  She is also a volunteer animal rescuer for Gabriola Rescue of Wildlife Society …

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