Resources

Here are resources that inspired me to live a simpler, more meaningful life.

BOOKS

Story of Stuff, by Annie Leonard
No Impact Man, by Colin Beavan
A Reasonable Life and A Real Life, by Ferenc Mate
Green Metropolis and The Conundrum, by David Owen
Plastic: A Toxic Love Story, by Susan Freinkel
What’s Gotten Into Us: Staying Healthy in a Toxic World, by McKay Jenkins
Confessions of an Eco-Sinner, Tracking Down the Sources of My Stuff, by Fred Pearce
Losing Our Cool, by Stan Cox
Early Retirement Extreme, by Jacob Lund Fisker
Born To Run, by Christopher McDougall
Wild, by Cheryl Strayed
The Field, by Lynn McTaggert
Ishmael, by Daniel Quinn
Your Money or Your Life, by Joe Dominguez and Vicki Robin
Eaarth, by Bill McKibben
The Joy of Less, by Francine Jay
The Joy of Not Working, Ernie Zelinski
The Moneyless Man, by Mark Boyle
Affluenza, by John De Graaf, David Wann, Thomas H Naylor
American Wasteland, by Jonathan Bloom
Big Box Swindle, by Stacy Mitchell
How to Live Well Without Owning a Car, by Chris Balish
The Primal Connection, by Mark Sisson
Tuesdays With Morrie, by Mitch Albom
The Omnivore’s Dilemma, by Michael Pollan
The Freedom Manifesto, by Tom Hodgkinson
Phenomenal: A Hesitant Adventurer’s Search for Wonder, by Leigh Ann Henion

WEBSITES

StoryofStuff.org (Animated videos about the over-consumptive economy)
KatySays.com (Natural movements, foraging, health)
ChrisJordan.com (Amazing photography with some chilling statistics)
LifeEdited.com (Mostly about minimalist dwelling spaces)
NewDream.org (The Center for a New American Dream)
DanielVitalis.com (Re-Wilding)
JulietSchor.org (Sociologist and Economist at Boston College)

MOVIES & DOCUMENTARIES

I AM, by Tom Shadyac
No Impact Man, by Colin Beaven
11th Hour, by Leonardo DeCaprio
Origins, at well.org
Tracks, by Mia Wasikowska

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