Book Review | A Life Less Throwaway

Book Review | A Life Less Throwaway

With the whole world trying to convince us to spend our way to happiness, we’ve left cluttered, stressed and unfulfilled. In this book “A Life Less Throwaway. The Lost Art of Buying for Life”, Tara Button tells the story of how we’ve sleepwalked into a world where our lives are focused on items with little lasting value. Visam pasauliui besistengiant mus įtikinti, kad galime nusipirkti savo kelią…

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La Pepa Blog

My Year Without Shopping | April Update

“The best things in life aren’t things” April has just ended and it’s time to update you on how My Year Without Shopping challenge goes. So how was April? I think it was the best month so far in many aspects! And there is nothing to report on our spendings because we haven’t bought anything!…

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Commercialised Childhood Part 1 | Children as Consumers

Today childhood is extremely commercialised as the market for children’s products such as toys and food is enormous. Parents have a difficult time raising children the way they want to because kids are being increasingly influenced by commercialism that often goes against what parents are trying to do. The mass media affect children’s lives through…

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Travels | Hiking with kids in Cinque Terre

Travels | Hiking With Kids in Cinque Terre

This year we had unusual but most memorable Easter ever! Instead of sitting around the table and eating too much food, we decided to spend a day in Cinque Terre – isolated pastel hamlets tucked away in a particularly mountainous kink of the Italian Riviera. We prepared a picnic basket and left home early in the morning.…

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