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Pacific Gardens Cohousing Opens!

Pacific Gardens Cohousing Community has been given an official occupancy permit from the City of Nanaimo. “This is a momentous day for us,” says Kari Fetherston, project administrator... 



Book Review: The Ringing Cedar Series (Anastasia)

Photo from Ringing Cedars Website “The Ringing Cedars Series” by Vladimir Megré, published by Ringing Cedars Press 2008. Written in an almost fairy-tale style, the first book in... 



Your Future: What Is Your Perspective?

Another summer is past. With that, an opportunity to reflect now, in the present, about the future rather than wait until January to make resolutions around how we want to live our... 



Deconstructing Dinner: What is ‘Convenience’?

Should our interest to lead more responsible lifestyles begin with how we define ‘convenience’? Fundamental changes to how we live are ongoing topics of discussion these days both... 



Taking an Honest Look

Forty years ago we received the first ever images of our planet taken from outer space. From that moment, our consciousness was changed, for it was then that we more fully realised... 



Ode to My Tiffin

I have looked for one of these things for years! Ever since seeing the movie “Eat, Drink…Man, Woman” where I watched the master chef, who the movie was centered around, pack... 



Kitchen Sink Vision

My mother read Betty Friedan’s The Feminine Mystique when I was 13 or 14 years old. I read the book much later, when I was about 30 years old with a husband, a son of 5 years and... 



The Joys of Farming

Farming and food go hand in hand. With farming comes a rhythm, harmony and an unfolding of the seasons. Nature has a rhythm, Mother Earth has a harmony and the seasons unfold, all giving... 



Our Island Rail Corridor

This excerpt was placed here by Nicole, and it is from www.ourcorridor.ca – please visit their website to join the coalition and/or to download a “detailed document for... 



Backyard Sustainable Living

Our “Backyard Sustainable Living” ideas are really about wanting to help support individuals, families and our community to help establish and build a strong connections and relationships... 



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