Alternative gift ideas for Father's Day that are green, family-friendly, and local (because we all know dad doesn't need another necktie).
Kim is very active in her local time bank as a way to support her community and create a more meaningful life outside of the consumer culture.
A new film examines how the American Dream has come to the end of its promise, and shows us an alternate pathway to happiness, wellness, and success.
McTeacher’s Nights are a marketing ploy disguised as a school fundraiser. Sign our petition and tell McDonald’s: No More!
Decluttering expert Pam Holland believes that tackiing the excess stuff in our lives is key to improving well-being.
It's never too early to start planning! Many of our readers have told us that would like to host Alternative Gift Fairs in their communities but that they often face a time crunch around the end-of-year holidays. It can be helpful to start as early as May to get things really organized and be suc...
It’s not always easy to come up with a meaningful gift to show our moms how much they mean to us. Here are five gift ideas they're sure to love.
Colorado mom Julie Fathy has found joy in a different kind of life—one with less stuff.
A few trips to drop off stuff at her local thrift store became the first steps in what would become a beautiful journey to minimalist living.
Some have called it "unrealistic," but Screen-Free Week can serve as an important opportunity for families to kick-start new habits.