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Transformational Discipline

Websters dictionary defines discipline in part as “training that corrects, molds, or perfects the mental faculties or moral character.” It can be seen as the rejection of instant gratification, even though it may seem harmless enough, in favor   

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Thrivability > Sustainability

On personal, institutional, and global scales we’re often told that sustainability is our ultimate goal. Universally defined, sustainability aims to ‘meet present needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.’ This is undeniably   

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One Tonne Life

So there’s a good ol’ fashioned social experiment going on in Sweden right now. Sure, we may be aware of this in the shape of beautiful blonde people enjoying all the bounties that a fully functioning social democracy   

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Oh, Inverted Quarantine

I just worked my way through Shopping Our Way to Safety by Andrew Szasz and some really interesting and relevant ideas were laid on the table.  The key concept was centered around a term Szasz himself coined, ‘inverted quarantine.’ We’re   

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How Walkable is Your City?

My friends, I’m gonna let you in on a little secret… walking is the new driving! Many are discovering the benefits of living in dense areas that are packed full of nearby amenities.  Staying in shape and not