Author: North Atlantic Books

North Atlantic Books (NAB) is an independent, nonprofit publisher committed to a bold exploration of the relationships between mind, body, spirit, and nature. Founded in Vermont, in 1974, NAB aims to nurture a holistic view of the arts, sciences, humanities, and healing. Over the decades, it has been at the forefront of publishing a diverse range of original books in alternative medicine, ecology, and spirituality, with a pioneering publishing program that encompasses somatics, trauma, raw foods, craniosacral therapy, shamanism, and literature.

“Give Up the Ego!”

If you’ve been on social media, you may recognize that EGO is everywhere. Removing your prior knowledge and opinions in order to understand someone else’s is nearly impossible, but this practice is especially necessary in a time of exclusion. “Give Up the Ego!” excerpted from Paul Brunton’s The Hidden Teaching Beyond Yoga discusses the importance …continue

Pecan Pie and Whipped “Cream”

Recipe from The New Seaweed Cookbook, Second Edition by Crystal June Maderia This pie is a particularly nourishing treat in the autumn months. Delight in the extravagance! Pecan Pie 1 pre-baked, gluten-free pie crust 1 tablespoon agar flakes ½ cup non-dairy milk ¼ cup maple syrup ½ cup brown rice syrup ½ tablespoon fresh ginger …continue

Free Will Astrology ✧ 11/16 – 11/22

ARIES (March 21-April 19): “Many people go fishing all their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after,” observed Henry David Thoreau. The spirit of Thoreau’s observation is true about every one of us to some extent. From time to time, we all try to satisfy our desires in the wrong location, …continue

New Release: Renegade Beauty

About the Book In this essential full-color guide, Nadine Artemis introduces readers to the concept of “renegade” beauty—a practice of doing less and allowing the elements and the life force of nature to revive the body, skin, and soul so our natural radiance can shine through. Anyone stuck in perpetual loops of new products, facials, …continue

New Release: These Wilds Beyond Our Fences

About the Book Tackling some of the world’s most profound questions through the intimate lens of fatherhood, Bayo Akomolafe embarks on a journey of discovery as he maps the contours of the spaces between himself and his three-year-old daughter, Alethea. In a narrative that manages to be both intricate and unguarded, he discovers that something …continue

Tofurkey and Pumfurkey

A newbie to the world of vegan cooking, I was admittedly a little bit (okay, really) intimidated by the holy grail of vegetarian Thanksgiving: the To-furkey. But I needn’t have been! The recipe below is easy to follow and, as author Crystal June Maderia points out, is a great one to cook with kids. This particular …continue