Category Archives: Shopping

Christmas gifts and news

For all the talk I do about non consumerism, the real meaning of the holidays, and living the simple life, I sure do manage to go overboard at Christmas. This year Elijah got an insane amount of toys from me, … Continue reading

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Christmas 2010

I have, I think, gone overboard on Christmas this year.  Money is tight, and I’m spending most of it on gifts (not my upcoming wedding, which is probably an even more frivolous way to consume mindlessly).  What is wrong with … Continue reading

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GMO discussion on national TV

Hey everyone!  Thought you might be interested in this email I got from The Institute for Responsible Technology today. Dear Friends, Jeffrey Smith will be on the Dr. Oz Show this Tuesday, December 7th, discussing the health dangers of genetically modified … Continue reading

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Big Sale on Kids Gear in Denver this Weekend!

Check it out!

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People aren’t black and white, and the environmentalism movement isn’t all or nothing

One day there was no internet at work, so there was nothing much for the people in our office to do.  Somehow, the topic of vegetarianism came up, and I said to one of the Sergeants in our office that … Continue reading

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Book Review: In Defense of Food

Disclaimer:  After seeing him on the Colbert Report a few months ago, I totally have a crush on Michael Pollan.  He is not a bad looking older dude.  And his environmental values are right in line with mine.  SWOON.  Yes, … Continue reading

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Results of used Christmas

I promised I’d post them, then I didn’t.  But here they are now!  See that fire truck behind the stockings, the toy train in front of that red and white striped package, and the bench with Elmo on it?  All … Continue reading

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