Can We Become Sustainable Consumers?

When you think about the future and the well being of your family, you are probably concerned like most of us about pollution and climate change and the need for us all to be more sustainable consumers. Like most of us you are probably also trying to cope with the challenges of daily life and find precious time to be with the people you care about and do the things that you enjoy.Continue reading

Handmade Arts and Crafts In a Consumer Society

Do you know where and how the products that you buy were made? Would your perception of their value be influenced by them being handmade, rather than mass produced? Prior to the Industrial Revolution, everything we owned was either a product of nature or created by artisans, using skills that had been passed on through the generations over hundreds of years. Do you think it is important to keep those skills alive?Continue reading