Archive Tag: materialism

Book Notes: The High Price Of Materialism

In The High Price Of Materilism, researcher Tim Kasser compiles decades of research – his and others’ – to define “materialism”, make a case for what might cause it, and prove its negative impact on us, our families and whole societies. People whose values center around materialism – the accumulation… Read More

Going Giftless Part 3

The way my family celebrates Christmas has everything to do with how we celebrate Halloween.  We’re trying to be consistent. Every October I go into the attic and pull out two large plastic bins full of Halloween decorations and one even bigger one full of costume scraps: wigs, wings, hats,… Read More