Instead of buying the items she coveted, this artist made paintings of them. Here’s what she learned after a year of not shopping.
As a new parent I tried to delight over stocking stuffers, wrapping paper, and battery-powered plastic thingamabobs. But none of it made me happy.
University of Montana professor George Price on permaculture, race, and how he's standing up to tar sands extraction.
When it was my turn to raise kids, I was certain I’d get it all right. But it doesn’t happen by the book.
From New York City to Barcelona, cities across the world are turning to “slow living” to make their communities happier and healthier in the face of increasing urbanization.
Farming and writing don't bring home the bacon—why I'm no longer ashamed to ask my community to help.
This year’s muddy spring presents my family with the chance to pull together more closely than ever.
In building her tiny house, the author built a simpler and happier life.
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.