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The gift of nothing

Recently I found a delightful and thought provoking children’s book at the library, it was entitled “The Gift of Nothing” by Patrick McDonnell.

It was particularly apt given that we are moving into the festive season – a season here in Australia that seems to be characterised by rushing, shopping, buying, rushing, shopping, and did I mention buying? 921 more words


The Story of "Stuff" & Surviving the holidays without consumerism

This is the season when consumption skyrockets. The average American spends over $800 on seasonal gifts, even though a national survey (by Center for a new American Dream… 210 more words


Writer's block (or more like, writer's anxiety attack!)

Here I am, with my brand-new blog, and I have no clue how to start this out.  I think I’m nervous because I am used to blogging privately, and have never blogged for public consumption.   1,592 more words

Our views about the video - A Story of Stuff

We watched a video called the story of stuff. After that we wrote a text, drew some posters, and created a video on Adobe Voice. Here’s our video. 21 more words

Adobe Voice

Citizen Muscle Boot Camp

The Citizen Muscle Boot Camp is a 4-week online program designed to provide the skills you need to make change on the issues you care about. 121 more words


A Bunch of Pretty Things I Did Not Buy by Sarah Lazarovic

Title: A Bunch of Pretty Things I Did Not Buy
Author: Sarah Lazarovic
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: 9780143124719
Genre: Non-Fiction
Pages: 175
Source: Publisher
Rating: 5/5… 334 more words