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Keeping Up with the Joneses

Throughout my life, my parents have warned me over and over again: Do not try to “keep up” with anyone else. Easier said than done, I know. 335 more words

Keeping up with the Joneses

I find it hard enough to keep up with myself, let alone the Joneses or the Molefe’s or even the Gupta’s –  in fact especially the Gupta’s, those guys seem to be everywhere. 453 more words


Create your own world

Life isn’t a dichotomy.

It’s not an either / or.

It’s not a choice between mad consumerist must have a house with five bedrooms, three bathrooms, a boat in the driveway, three cars and four televisions… 392 more words

Simple Living

The Your Baby Can Read Epi-Academic

My mom has worked in education for over thirty years, and she prides herself on it. She’s talented too. In fact, many of her colleagues suggest she write a book. 650 more words

Conscious Consumption

Simplicity = small

Expenditure rises to meet income.

Possessions increase to fill space.

These are two very obvious truths to me. Have you noticed how family homes are getting bigger? 65 more words

Simple Living

About time

Hello again! It has been over a year since I have written a post but I thought now was a good time to start again. 533 more words