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Curried Tofu Stew Recipe #MeatlessMonday

by: Alina on 07/28/2014

When I posted on my personal Facebook page about being low-energy, uninspired and pretty blah lately, many people commented on the reasons this may be. I am vegan, so a lot of it had to do with not getting enough iron or protein. One comment was from my New Society coworker, Heather Nicholas, with a healthy, protein-packed favourite recipe of …

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5 Fun-Filled Ideas for Meatless Mondays

by: Alina on 07/21/2014

Time to eat less meat? The answer is a definite yes when you start Googling, watch Netflix’s documentaries, or end up in the vegetarian section of a bookstore. Loads of reports and analyses show that there are long-term negative effects from meat consumption on your body and on the earth. And eating less meat will help you live longer and …

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New Society Staff & Publishers at Mother Earth News Fair!

by: Alina on 06/09/2014

New Society Publishers’ staff and authors came together at the Mother Earth News Fair this past weekend to celebrate ideas, collaboration and further connection.

For the fifth year in a row, Mother Earth News pulled off a great event, packed with informative and entertaining presentations …

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Leftover Turkey - My Favorite!

by: EJ on 11/27/2013
Posted in: Food

Happy Thanksgiving to our American readers.  I am quite jealous of your feasts this weekend because I missed my turkey dinner at Canadian Thanksgiving this year.  But really, it didn't matter because I got my favorite part - turkey leftovers!  That is why I was so surprised to see this infographic posted yesterday on Mother Jones.

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National Farmers' Market Week

by: EJ on 08/07/2013
Posted in: Food

Canada and the United States don't usually seem to coordinate their celebrations.  Thanksgiving is a good example.  Canada celebrates this harvest day on the third weekend of October while Americans wait until the end of November to feast on their turkey and squash.  Bike to Work Week is another one.  Both countries celebrate this week but at …

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