Valuing the ‘really good’ stuff over just ‘stuff’

As it said on the big board out the front of a local school recently … “Predict your own future by creating it in your present.” What a cool thought! It gives us permission to take back control of our lives. Sure, there will always be things that are beyond our control, but for the majority,…

Your Stuff – the bigger picture

Have you ever really wondered about how your decision to ‘purchase’ affects the planet? How production and consumption habits make an impact on not just the environment but on society and social issues? Years ago a fellow organiser introduced me to a 20 minute animated video called the Story of Stuff Project, headed up by…