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Just how expensive is baby food?

I’ll say at the beginning that the act of buying baby food bemuses me more than a little. But then again, I’ve grown up in a household where cooking all ones’ meals is completely normal, where we were given all foods as little people, and where my toddler now eats everything from broccoli to sauerkraut simply because she has been exposed to it. 549 more words

Anti-consumerism

Food Waste vs Ingenuity in Action

We’ve all heard the stats on food waste. Australia alone wastes up to 30% of its food, at a estimated cost of $5 billion a year (One Million Women 2014). 1,137 more words

Daily Living

Respecting Your Belongings

The idea of having respect for the various things in your house is, I think, a rather ingenious one as it neatly packages up everything from mindfulness to simple living in one ‘easy use’ phrase for daily life. 161 more words

Daily Living

I Object!

(Think Legally Blonde, people.)

If you knew me when I was a teenager, you probably knew I had an unusually large amount of angst. Or maybe you did too and here I am just trying to one-up you. 265 more words

Life

anti-consumerism and the bunny

https://kaizenideas.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/123-anti-consumerist-joke.mp3

This will be about anti-consumerism (and my lame attempt at telling a joke in Japanese).

(As you’ve probably figured out already) I’m Eastern European, which means that (by definition) I stand against consumerism. 686 more words

Romanian Sutras

Notes on Consumerism

I’ve been watching the first episode of a BBC2 series ‘The Men Who Made Us Spend’- it is all about how consumerism is perpetually driven by product lifespans and ‘upgrades’. 254 more words

Minimalism

Sheople

I love sex too much to let it be corrupted by advertising or society. God is everyone. But, my mirrored sunglasses reflect Hell on Earth. Work ruins lives. 48 more words