consumerism


All I want for Christmas is…

Our city has magically transformed into a twinkling dazzle of Christmas lights reminding us all that It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year. Colors of rich forest green, deep ruby red and sparkling gold or silver create a festive atmosphere that many of us remember from our childhoods. Yes, […]


The philosophy of upcycling

When you take a look around Pinterest you find lots of lists, quotes and regular DIY ideas, but one thing in particular seems to stand out lately: Upcycling. You can find detailed instructions on how to turn an old book into a new purse, how to make hooks out of […]


Modern Technology – One man’s trash, another man’s treasure

How often do you replace your cellphone? Once, or maybe twice a year? A majority of Austrian citizens replace their phones every 2-3 years. That count also applies to Americans and residents of the UK. Finns on the other hand are more likely to keep their phones for an average […]