To call “Wild” a redemption film is to minimize the wide range of emotions it works with—not to mention the subtlety of Reese Witherspoon’s performance.
The starting point is to realize we have choices—like meaningful work, authentic relationships, and gratitude.
In building her tiny house, the author built a simpler and happier life.
I love my solitude. I also love my community. But my independent nature has never been unusual in this town.
In the summers of 2012 and 2013, a group of college students and recent grads bicycled across America, visiting cooperative businesses and re-imagining the country they were about to inherit.
Why ferment? It’s practical magic. Here are a few basics to get you started.
Brought on by the sound of a screaming child, I reflect on my past, my community, and how we can become our true selves without fleeing our roots.
Gaskin had a talent for thinking through ways to combine simple living with social engagement. He died on July 1, 2014.
The messages may be eternal, but T-shirts aren't forever. These DIY projects can give them new life.
A midnight run-in with a spiny interloper forced me to re-evaluate my priorities.