I am absolutely not the first (and surely will not be the last) to take to the internet in an attempt to become a conscious consumer and live more simply. If you’re looking for more reading, take a look at a few of my favorites linked below:

Center for a New American Dream |
With a goal to “do more of what matters”, the Center for a New American Dream works at the interface of consumption, quality of life, and the environment to cultivate an American Dream that values community and sustainability as well as life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.

Reading My Tea Leaves |
Erin Boyle is a lifestyle blogger in NYC who writes about food, family, home & style with an emphasis on quality over quantity. I love her actionable ideas and the cozy feel of her blog.