The Root of Consumerism

Before we get started on reducing our daily consumption, it is important to understand where it comes from. The Industrial Revolution (1760 – 1840) was when humanity began the transition into mass production and consumption. This was mainly because the technological advancements at the time enabled faster and more efficient methods of production. This period of time saw rapid economic growth, improved living standards and … Continue reading The Root of Consumerism

A Brief Introduction to Curb The Splurge

What is consumerism?

Consumerism is defined as continuous conspicuous consumption of goods and services as a means of happiness. It is often seen in society as a short term gratification and used as a method of demonstrating wealth and success. Continue reading A Brief Introduction to Curb The Splurge