Today’s consumer culture encourages materialistic values. Learn ways to fight back!
Lisa Lukin realized that her unfulfilling life was only going to change if she intentionally created a new path. Here's her story.
Giving gifts of time or experience are among the suggestions to "Simplify the Holidays" in a free e-booklet provided by the Center for a New American Dream. An online registry developed by the organization offers the chance to formalize such requests.
A 2014 survey by the Center for a New American Dream reported that a whopping 91% of Americans believe that “the way we live produces too much waste,” and 70% agree that, “we [Americans] consume more resources and produce more waste compared to other countries.”
Trying to find a way to wean yourself off the bottle? Why not start with a holiday pledge.
Do you get too much "stuff" over the holidays? Here are three ways that New Dreamers have transformed their gift-giving traditions.
For a holiday season focused on "more of what matters," check out our six favorite simplifying tips.
The Center for a New American Dream shares several resources for a new way to approach the holiday season altogether.
This new book presents 28 tools for promoting investing locally, with examples of people and initiatives in Vermont.
Tired of the commercialization of the holidays? Looking to do something different? Host an Alternative Gift Fair in your community!