Stopping Shopping Pt 4 – Getting Rid of “The Man” in the Kitchen

Getting rid of “the Man” in the kitchen (aka stopping shopping) is another huge confrontation with one’s comfort zones.  By “the Man” I mean “the system”, consumerism, plastic, petroleum-based products etc. But I did it and it’s mostly done!  It Continue reading Stopping Shopping Pt 4 – Getting Rid of “The Man” in the Kitchen

Stopping Shopping Pt 3 – Fear & Loathing in the Bathroom!

One way of stopping shopping is to go through your house room by room so let’s face the fear & loathing in the bathroom…. as you do! Plastic and petroleum-based products! These are the bugbears of all things shopping.  They Continue reading Stopping Shopping Pt 3 – Fear & Loathing in the Bathroom!

Stopping Shopping Part 2 – A Bin of Potatoes

What does a bin of potatoes have to do with stopping shopping?  Here’s the lowdown…….. I am currently doing armchair research on my “self-sustaining” home – it’s a futuristic dream folder full of great articles on how to do this, Continue reading Stopping Shopping Part 2 – A Bin of Potatoes

Stopping Shopping Part One

What, you may well ask, has stopping shopping got to do with walking and meditating?  I’m hearin’ ya! A hundred years ago when I was young and thin, (and thought I was fat – DRAT!), I was a wonderful consumer. Continue reading Stopping Shopping Part One