By Veronika on Debts to Riches
You may be wondering why I’m talking gifts right now, when one of the largest gifting seasons is in December. Well, summer is the perfect time to plant the seeds of anti-consumerism in the mind gardens of friends and family. We tend to be outside more, valuing nature and experiences over physical items. The warm, fuzzy feelings of the holidays have faded and the new season’s marketing has yet to be unveiled. Even the most fervent gift givers likely haven’t intensified their holiday shopping yet.
Now is the time to broach difficult and often emotion-laden topics, and set expectations for the coming holiday season. The last thing you want is to try having meaningful conversations about gifts at the beginning of December…Read More