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Give the Gift of Healthy Living in 2014

While opening presents is fun for all ages, giving a well-received gift can be especially gratifying. Whether gifts are handmade or store-bought, the most meaningful ones acknowledge each recipient’s specific needs and interests. Alternative gift fairs that support local or international charities are a good place to start. Homemade gifts add a personal touch and can be as simple as ... Read More »

Simplify the Holidays

Show Kids What Really Matters This Season by Meredith Montgomery According to a poll by the Center for a New American Dream in 2005, three out of four Americans wish the holidays were less materialistic. Traditionally rooted in family, faith and joy, the season can be marred by commercialization. Instead, inspire the whole family to take a “buy less, get ... Read More »

Greening Up the Holidays

Fresh Ideas for Planet-Friendly Celebrations by Claire O’Neil Throughout the year, Santa’s good girls and boys of all ages make every effort to buy only what’s needed, plus recycle, reuse and repurpose. Then the holidays hit and discipline often gives way to indulgences. The season seems consumed by up-tempo decorating, feasting, shopping, gift-giving and merrymaking at any cost. Yet, creative ... Read More »

Local Guide to Conscious Giving

by Susan Post While it may be the most wonderful time of the year, the stress and consumption associated with holiday shopping can push wellness to the back burner and derail efforts to go green. Natural Awakenings’ Holiday Gift Guide, however, can be your resource for that perfect, meaningful gift, and your roadmap to conscious, local shopping. Don’t be the ... Read More »

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