environment

Environment & Parenting in the Waterloo Region

Are you a Waterloo Region parent who is concerned about the environment? Do you think about how environmental issues might effect your child(ren)? Take this survey, from the University of Waterloo. You are invited to participate in a research study conducted by Siobhan Bonisteel, under the supervision of Dr. Stephen Quilley, School of Environment, Resources […]

The Beehive Design Collective Campaign

After 9 years of production, the Beehive Design Collective’s fantastically intricate and inspiring hand-illustrated mega-poster is ready for the print house! This hand-illustrated mega poster is titled Mesoamérica Resiste. It is the long-awaited final graphic in an epic trilogy about globalization in the Americas. Now that the illustration is complete, they need our support to be […]

Earth Time

By: Natural Mommy Editor, Siobhan Bonisteel Topping “As a deep ecologist, I really believe the Earth belongs to itself.” Catherine Tammaro We dig a hole, we plant a seed, we water it and watch it grow. As it grows, we pull out the weeds crowding the tiny plant so it can photosynthesize and get nutrients […]

Trees & Biodiversity, In Honour of Earth Day

By NaturalMommy Editor, Siobhan Bonisteel “I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.” The Lorax by Dr. Suess I have always been in a sort of awe of trees. They seem like they know something, yet they are still and silent. There is something ancient and wise about them. They help us […]

Community Gardens + Cubit’s Organic Seeds

Community gardens are single pieces of land gardened collectively by a group of people. Community gardens are a wonderful way to save money, garden in a community and connect with the earth – especially if you live in an urban center with limited space or sun to grow your own fruits and veggies. Community gardens can be […]