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Betsy McGregor Appointed to Order of Canada

Betsy McGregor Appointed to Order of Canada

By Emma Jay On 29 December 2021, Dr. Betsy McGregor, author of WOMEN ON THE BALLOT: PATHWAYS TO POLITICAL POWER, was appointed to the Order of Canada by Governor General Mary Simon. Plumleaf Press would like to extend...

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Warmest Wishes

Warmest Wishes

We would like to wish you all the joys of the festive season and a New Year filled with happiness and beautiful books. The Plumleaf Team

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Live Event: Classic Novels, Radical Women

Live Event: Classic Novels, Radical Women

By Angela Paletta Plumleaf Press @plumleafbooks hosted an Instagram Live Event on 16 November 2021 to launch the publication of the first three novels in the Plumleaf Vintage series. The event featured three...

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Foods That Help with Pregnancy Nausea

Foods That Help with Pregnancy Nausea

We are less than a month away from the release of The Food Doula Cookbook: A Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy and a Nourished New Mom. The recipes in the book will not only please your cravings but will also provide...

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Why I Became a Doula

Why I Became a Doula

By Lindsay Taylor I’m not the only nutrition expert out there specializing in food for pregnancy and postpartum — far from it!⁠ But my experience as a mom has taught me some hard truths. ⁠ There is a massive gap...

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Two Forums – 16 Trailblazers

Two Forums – 16 Trailblazers

Feminist Forum is holding two forums with 16 trailblazing women. All are welcome and the registration is free! THE GOAL To impact Canada’s priorities at CSW65, Generation Equality Forum 2021 and the UN SDG2030 Agenda...

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Nature, Art, and Comfort With Artist Holly Carr

Nature, Art, and Comfort With Artist Holly Carr

By Phoebe Jenner Light in the Forest, Nova Scotia artist Holly Carr’s new picture book, was designed as a literary nightlight for children who face anxiety once their parents say goodnight. Featuring a selection of...

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Holly Carr reads her book LIGHT IN THE FOREST

Holly Carr reads her book LIGHT IN THE FOREST

When Holly Carr’s son was a young boy, he had many fears, especially around the dark. So, Holly came up with an idea of creating a book to help him move through the dark and back into the light. With her book, she...

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The Winning Cover!

The Winning Cover!

The winning cover! After so many cover designs, endless reviews and surveys, it’s great to have an overwhelming winner with this cover! More importantly, inside this beautiful cover, The Food Doula Cookbook is a wise...

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