Today, at the craft store, I held a porcelain blue bird – about the size of a golf ball plus tail feathers in my hand. He was on sale, at a deep discount and knew I would happily part with his asking price ($0.74) in exchange for his silent companionship. 620 more words
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The book The Consumer Culture: a reference handbook, is a goldmine of information on consumerism and consumption. I’m providing a series of summaries to help educate people on topics about consumerism. 1,142 more words
Black Friday, Cyber Monday, now squarely in the rearview mirror, how did the merchant class do?
Well, reportedly retailer sales dropped 10 percent to 10.4 billion from 11.2 billion from 2014. 105 more words
Today’s blog post takes up our popular series about how to hide logos and advertising messages on bags and adds an idea on how to upcycle or use old, beloved T-shirts that are no longer good enough for being worn, but which one does not want to give away for some reason. 121 more words