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Drive a Clunker! Getting the MOST out of an old car ;)

I’ve been driving this old Buick around for the past NINE years… here’s why I haven’t traded up ;)

Natural Health

Book Review #14 - You can buy happiness

You can buy happiness (and it’s cheap) 2012 – Tammy Strobel

A bit of background: Once, Tammy Strobel and her husband were living a normal middle-class lifestyle: driving two cars, commuting long distances, and living well beyond their means. 197 more words


How to Be Less Wasteful

In line with my theme for the month, “Down with Disposables December,” I would like to share a quote from the book The Newman’s Own Organics Guide to a Good Life… 119 more words

Simple Living

Christmas flame

“Christmas is the season for kindling the fire of hospitality in the hall, the genial flame of charity in the heart. ”
Washington Irving

Simple Living


“Look at you,” I said, “Joseph, the carpenter.”

“Do you know why I do this?” he asked me looking up from his logs and sticks. … 206 more words

Randy Hasper

Best Gift Ever

Have you ever asked a parent what you can get them for a holiday or birthday when you are planning to visit home? And has your parent ever responded ‘Nothing. 205 more words

Simple Living

10 reasons why the future will be less materialistic

This week I’m reading a new book by James Wallman, called Stuffocation, in which he argues that there is a cultural shift away from materialism underway. 611 more words