Inspiration / Editors’ Picks Filter
  1. “how to heal”: A Poem

    From Rarasaur: “Pack your cells with joy until it is what they know best, and what they trust most.”

    Health
  2. Earthship Biotecture

    Specialists in modern off-grid design, systems and construction. You can buy your own plans, or join the Earthship Academy to learn how to build an off-grid home.

    Architecture
  3. How To Host A Virtual Party

    Social distancing does not mean you can’t party! This blog post by Red Herring games explains how to host a party virtually.

    Inspiration
  4. “everywhere whispers to us, a promise”

    Can a poem be at once apocalyptic, utopian, and timely? Sam Crocker’s latest work at the Rising Phoenix Review sure sounds like all three.

    Inspiration
  5. Full Circle: First Nations Performance

    Full Circle: First Nations Performance is a non-profit society and registered charity that creates opportunities for Indigenous artists. 

    Culture
  6. Scrapbook & Cards Today

    Scrapbook & Cards Today is a magazine for papercraft inspiration! You can buy the magazine online or read the blog for free crafting tips.

    Crafts
  7. Blue House Organics

    Blue House Organics is a 20-acre organic vegetable farm that offers harvest boxes online.

    Food
  8. Surrounded: How Books Are Keeping Me Going in Quarantine

    “I can’t even say that I am ‘living’ in quarantine; if anything, I’m just surviving. But I have my books.” At Causeway Lit, Marina writes about her love for books.

    Books
  9. 68 Bits of Unsolicited Advice

    “Show up. Keep showing up. Somebody successful said: 99% of success is just showing up.” On his 68th birthday, Kevin Kelly shares 68 bits of wisdom.

    Inspiration
  10. Mother’s Day Flower Exchange. 💐

    “I thought since I’m not able to celebrate Mother’s Day with my friends this year, why not still make it memorable by exchanging garden bouquets?  That’s when I got the idea for a Flower Exchange – where I drop off a bouquet from my garden and my friends give me one from their garden.”

    Family
  11. Open We Stand

    #OpenWeStand is a resource for small business owners, connecting them to other entrepreneurs and inspiring them with creative solutions to keep their businesses open during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Business
  12. The Happy Herd Farm Sanctuary

    The Happy Herd is a registered not for profit farm animal sanctuary for animals either abused or at risk.

    Animals
  13. World Book Day

    World Book Day is a charity funded by publishers and booksellers in the UK and Ireland whose mission is to give every child a book of their own. Its website is a space to celebrate authors and illustrators, as well as reading for all ages.

    Authors
  14. Japanese Stab Binding

    On her art journal, Anna Platz-Twells explores new forms of Japanese stab binding and how decorative patterns can be used in her work.

    Art
  15. Go Wild Inside – 17 Ways to Connect with Nature at Home

    On her blog Kids of the Wild Lucy normally likes to talk about how to get your kids outside more. However, there are also ideas for lockdown activities — including ways for children to connect with nature while staying inside.

    Commentary