Our Blog | September 2016

Last Day of Fall Book Sale

by: Sara on 09/30/2016

It has certainly been an interesting week for New Society Publishers. As mentioned in yesterdays's blog post, Gabriola Island, where New Society is located, suffered a major power outage when a barge, carrying a crane, took out the power lines that connect Mudge Island and Garbiola Island to the main power grid on Vancouver Island. Although …

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Creating a Life Together

by: EJ on 09/29/2016

Thanks to wonders of public library systems, hand operated ferry ramps and laptop computers we pleased to be able to post Diana Leafe Christian's guest blog about her wonderful book,  Creating a Life Together: Practical Tools to Grow Ecovillage and Intentional Communities .  Whenever I meet someone planning on joining or building a community, I …

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Creating a Life Together---Under extraordinary circumstance

by: Sara on 09/29/2016

Today's blog post was suppose to be from Creating a Life Together: Practical Tools to Grow Ecovillage and Intentional Communities  author Diana Leafe Christian, but a funny thing happened. Well not funny haha. The power to Gabriola Island was knocked out when a barge carrying a crane, took down the phone and power lines that run across Dodds …

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Launch a Successful Home-based Food Enterprise

by: Sara on 09/27/2016

Recently over 42 states and many Canadian provinces have enacted legislation that encourages cooks to create and …

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Start a Food Business from Home

by: Sara on 09/26/2016

It is day six of our ten day fall book sale where all New Society books ordered online are 35% off! Just use the code Fall2016 at the check out.

Fall has arrived and I spent the better part of the weekend baking, trying desperately to use up some 200 lbs of apples from

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