A New Dreamer’s toughest challenge might be navigating the stuff-obsessed holidays. Here are some tips.
For AJ Crocker, a month-long attempt to "buy nothing new" became an unexpected exploration into her deepest motivations and values.
Looking for ways to incorporate volunteering into your holiday season? It might just be your family’s favorite memory this year.
What started as a celebration of prosperity has become something akin to a national addiction. Are we choosing stuff over joy?
Living simply shouldn't remain class-based or countercultural; it should be downright American.
As Hollywood spoofs become Black Friday realities, we need to fundamentally question what this says about our consumer-driven society.
Through its clean, user-friendly interface, iFixit offers free manuals and advice for repairing thousands of different consumer products.
Charlottesville's Local Food Hub has a mission: to fix a broken food system by reconnecting local farmers, families, and food grown close to home.
How hard is it to not buy anything new for an entire month? New Dream's AJ Crocker tries it out—and finds a world of abundance and creativity.
Want to reduce your plastic packaging waste? Consider bringing your own recycled containers when you go to the food store.