Each year I take a week-long break from radical homemaking to act like a "normal mom" and take my kids to camp. It's never easy—and this year was no exception.
StreetToolbox offers new tools for the political communicator—from a remote controlled car that writes messages in colored sand to a kit that turns your bike into a mobile printing press.
Gaskin had a talent for thinking through ways to combine simple living with social engagement. He died on July 1, 2014.
A private person by nature, Robina Asti stepped into the limelight after her benefits were denied. Years later, her work helped change the Social Security Administration's policy toward transgender widows.
What at first seemed like a disturbing reaction to an article was all about my kids finding something they could relate to in the story.
The messages may be eternal, but T-shirts aren't forever. These DIY projects can give them new life.
The city's mayor says the move will boost cycling in decades to come, creating a greener and more sociable city.
As a mother, I have made life choices that can’t always include everything my children want—like hiking the Adirondacks. Here’s how I learned to overcome the guilt.
The experience of debt can guide us toward different ways of living—like having extended generations share a household—that are both cheaper and more fulfilling.
Concerned neighbors are a common bane of urban beekeepers. But there are ways to sweeten the deal for them.
Moments of sadness are inevitable in a life filled with deep connections to other people.
After getting mad at her daughter for handing hard earned money to a street performer, "Radical Homemaker" Shannon Hayes considers what musicians bring to the local economy.