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9 little steps to help free yourself from the shackles of consumerism

We live in a society where we are constantly told we need something. A society in which we have more material possessions than ever, but are simultaneously more unhappy, more lonely and more stressed than ever. 818 more words

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Born to Shop: Echoes From U2 PopMart Tour in Chanel and Moschino Fall 2014 Fashion Shows

Battle for survival vs consumerism: no one can deny that these opposite poles have always been the source of issues all over the world. The economic theory according to which one buys and consumes in an endless cycle has brought a revolution in the lives of most of us, even for those who are against it. 877 more words

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6 Sneaky Sources of Advertising

I’ve already gone on about ditching ad-filled magazines to reduce ‘the wants.’ They are just one advertising voice that is babbling at us, trying to convince us to… 297 more words

Simplicity

Avoiding "a word from our sponsors"

One of the best ways to reduce the ‘wants’ is to avoid the voices trying to give you a sense of inferiority and a list of things to buy to improve yourself. 426 more words

Simplicity

Someone else is happy with less than what you have...

The idea for this blog started with that quote. It was a light bulb moment for me; a realization of how much I have, without a feeling satisfied.  373 more words

Simplicity