I'm Amanda Blake Soule - mother of five, author of three books on family creativity, and editor-in-chief of Taproot Magazine. I live with my family in an old farmhouse in Western Maine where we raise animals, grow vegetables and make lots of things. I write about it all here on the blog. Thank you for visiting!
Atlantic Canadian Organic Regional Network
ACORN is the key organization for information on organic agriculture, eating organics, and connecting all the parts together. From seed to farmer to consumer, ACORN works to bring the whole picture together–making food choices healthier and more environmentally responsible.
NS Trails is a volunteer, membership-based registered charity, a resource for trail stakeholders, and a forum to facilitate the cooperative building, maintaining, and enjoyment of trails in our province.
South Canoe Wind Farm > Home
Oxford Frozen Foods, Minas Basin Pulp and Power and Nova Scotia Power Inc. (minority partner) are proposing to develop a 100 MW wind energy project in within the Municipalities of the District of West Hants and the District of Chester. The South Canoe Wind Farm is expected to produce enough energy to serve approximately 28,000 homes. Construction is currently scheduled to begin in 2013.
Shambhala - Vision, Lineage, Meditation, Community
Shambhala is an international community of 165 meditation centers led by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, founded by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, and senior teacher Pema Chodron.