March 2016


Mar 11 2016

Water for the World

Water. Everyone knows how important it is. We drink it and wash with it. We need it to cook our food and flush our toilets. But do you ever consider how hard we work for water? Or how hard water works for us? That’s the theme for World Water Day this year. World Water…


The Leblanc family. (Photo courtesy Robin LeBlanc.)
Mar 04 2016

The Pioneer Challenge

How often does your family go to the grocery store? Once a week? Twice a week? More? Imagine not buying groceries for five months. A family in New Brunswick hasn’t shopped since last October. The LeBlancs call themselves homesteaders. They live simply on a small farm...