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Harvesting at the HUB Halifax

I often work at the HUB, a wonderful co-working space, and on Friday I will have the pleasure of speaking at an event they are hosting about harvesting. It will be my first public...

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What does it mean to eat sustainably?

This is the first post in a series about sustainable eating. “Sustainable” is a word tossed about to market just about anything these days, and we hear it so much that its meaning is...

How Much Effort is My Food Worth? 1

How Much Effort is My Food Worth?

I went foraging for wild blueberries this afternoon. It was a perfect sunny day, but not too hot, not too windy. And the view was beautiful. Excellent for berry picking. I picked 0.8 kg...

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To Gain Freedom, Take Responsibility

Recently, I went on a daytrip out to the country to help a friend build a trail with his Watershed Preservation Society. What struck me most was the initiative of the residents to come...

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Trail Building in Hants County

A couple of weekends ago, my roommate, Ria, and I went to volunteer to build a section of boardwalk over a muddy trail in the woods for a friend and his Watershed Preservation Society....