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10 Alternative Gift Ideas for Father’s Day

Blog   |    by New Dream   |    June 8, 2016

Alternative gift ideas for Father's Day that are green, family-friendly, and local (because we all know dad doesn't need another necktie).


Parenting

Topics   |    June 26, 2017


New Dream Staff Picks: Books We Love

Blog   |    by Lisa Mastny   |    April 11, 2012

New Dream staff share their picks for the most inspirational books they've read on topics of consumerism, parenting, and work-life balance.


Resources

Resources Landing Page   |    October 5, 2017


Simplifying Another Holiday

Blog   |    by Kim   |    June 13, 2008


Hand-me-loves

Blog   |    by Bob   |    August 22, 2009


Never Too Early for a (Green) Halloween

Blog   |    by Kim   |    June 18, 2009


A Royal Role Model for the Sharing Economy?

Blog   |    by Mary Murphy   |    July 30, 2013

I would never call myself a crazed-British royalty follower, but I did just happen to be awake at 6:00 a.m. to watch Will and Kate’s wedding a few years back.


Pushing Back Against Rampant Commercialism

Blog   |    by Wendy Philleo   |    October 29, 2014

Executive Director Wendy Philleo offers her thoughts on fighting rampant commercialism and how best to push back against it.


Black Friday Spoofs Have Come True, But You Don't Have to Join the Madness

Blog   |    by Addison Del Mastro   |    November 20, 2012

As Hollywood spoofs become Black Friday realities, we need to fundamentally question what this says about our consumer-driven society.


Five Meaningful Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

Blog   |    by Edna Rienzi   |    April 28, 2016

It’s not always easy to come up with a meaningful gift to show our moms how much they mean to us. Here are five gift ideas they're sure to love.


"One More Generation" Working to Stem Plastic Pollution

Blog   |    by Anna Awimbo   |    June 10, 2015

An organization started by two Georgia siblings is fighting to save endangered species and clean up the environment.


History and Hope: When green was called frugal

Blog   |    by Kim   |    August 26, 2008


A Smaller Piece of a Better Pie: Embracing "Luxurious Frugality

Blog   |    by Jake Giessman   |    November 27, 2012

Living simply shouldn't remain class-based or countercultural; it should be downright American.


Memory, Chicken Fingers, and Sustainability

Blog   |    by Addison Del Mastro   |    July 17, 2013

Much of what we call sustainability today was once simple common sense. Yet we are not very far from losing all living connection to this time.


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