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Check out my conversation with Joshua Noiseux!

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We talk all about Josh’s work in academia and the feels we feel when it comes to climate change.

Resources from Josh:
The Poison Pill (for me at least):
http://www.catherineingram.com/facingextinction/

Books:
Mourning Nature: Hope at the Heart of Ecological Loss and Grief
https://www.mqup.ca/mourning-nature-products-9780773549340.php
Learning to Die in the Anthropocene: Reflections on the End of a Civilization
http://www.citylights.com/book/?GCOI=87286100064510
Active Hope: How to face the mess we’re in without going crazy
https://www.activehope.info/

Featured Tunes:
Time to Build by Beastie Boys
Glass City by War on Women
Voice of Strength by Ecostrike
Cop Just Out of Frame by Propagandhi

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Check out my conversation with Holly Barclay!

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We chat about:

  • Why Holly chose to become a librarian and archivist
  • What the process of becoming a librarian and archivist has been like
  • How Ford’s government has impacted libraries in Ontario
  • Working with plants
  • Holly’s favourite bee facts
  • Navigating pregnancy and childbirth as a feminist in a rural area
  • Becoming a mother- and the identity shift associated with it
  • Care work, emotional labour, and asking for what we need
  • How Holly’s work keeps her well
  • and more!

Featured Tunes:
At the Library by Green Day
Lions and Tigers by Sleater Kinney
Prelude No. 7 of Book 1 (Debussy) by Daniel Weirsma
Braille by Regina Spektor

Check out my conversation with Mathew Thompson!

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We talk about: 

  • How Mathew knew he wanted to be a chef
  • His experience in the food industry
  • How he ended up in Northumberland County
  • What it’s been like opening up his own restaurant, Ganarascals
  • What we can expect from the future of Ganarascals
  • What it’s like balancing being a business owner and a dad
  • How the work Mathew does keeps him well

Upcoming Events at Ganarascals:
IT’s Trivia
Uncle Bass is Terry Wilkins
Pat Temple and the HiLo Players
Steve Marriner

Featured Tunes by:
Hailiah
The Clash
TOOL
Tiny Stills

Check out my conversation with Jeff Bray!

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We talk about:

  • Jeff’s history in the food industry and what he loves about it
  • What brought Jeff back to Northumberland County and why he’s chosen this place to grow his family
  • Cultivate festival– how it started, why it started, how it’s growing, and what to expect this year
  • and more!

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Check out my conversation with Shelley Simester!

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We talk about:

  • How she became a professional actor
  • What she’s worked on in the past, what she’s working on now, what she’s doing next
  • Shelley’s advice for young people who are interested in becoming professional actors
  • How Shelley’s work keeps her well

and more!

Featured Music by:
The Slivers
Kate Suhr
Clan Hannigan & friends
The Weber Brothers

Check out my conversation with Kristie Salter!

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We talk about:

  • the path to becoming an RMT
  • the connection between mental and physical health
  • living as a working professional with ADHD
  • getting diagnosed with ADHD
  • various ways Kristie treats her ADHD
  • the transition to using cannabis as medicine
  • resilience and life after big traumatic events
  • how Kristie’s work keeps her well

and more!

 

Featured Tunes:
Picture of Health by Muncie Girls
It’s Gonna Rain All Day by Dan Adriano in the Emergency Room
Gold Guns Girls by Metric
You Were Right by Cuff the Duke

Check out my conversation with David Sheffield!

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We talk about:

“Explore Asset-Based Community Development, a tool for connecting and resourcing those who desire to build healthy and vibrant communities. With 20 years of experience in community development, guest presenter, Jonathan Massimi, Community Centres Supervisor for the City of Kitchener, believes if properly guided people can become architects of their own future.

This free, participatory workshop is presented with the financial support of Northumberland United Way. Thanks to the congregation of Grace Church for sharing their space for this Community 101 presentation.”

  • How David stays well in his line of work
  • How David balances his growing family of adult children and grandkids with his community work

and more!

 

Featured Tunes:

Crush Me by The Muffs
Ordinary Day by Great Big Sea
NDN Kars by A Tribe Called Red
Pimmel by The Muffs