Schedule for The Non-Consumer Advocate Book Club: "Simple Prosperity: Finding Real Wealth in a Sustainable Lifestyle"

by Katy on January 25, 2009 · 4 comments


Finding Real Wealth in a Sustainable Lifestyle


Hey there, fellow Non-Consumers. The Non-Consumer Advocate book club will start discussing, “Simple Prosperity: Finding Wealth in a Sustainable Lifestyle”  by David Wann, (co-author of Affluenza) next Sunday, February 1st. 

I’m really looking forward to discussing this incredible book.

Don’t forget to support your locally owned bookstore!

Katy Wolk-Stanley

“Use it up, wear it out, make it do or do without.”

Here’s the schedule:

February 1st:


1) Taking Stock

2) Evolutionary Income: An Instinct for Happiness

Personal Assets

3) Personal Growth: Creating a Rich Life Story

4) Mindful Money: More Value From Better Stuff

February 8th:

5) The Bonds of Social Capital: The More We Spend, the More We Have

6) Time Affluence: How to Save Time, and Savor It

7) The Stock of Wellness: Preventive Pathways to Health

8) The Currency of Nature: Balancing the Biological Budget

February 15th:

9) Precious Work and Play: Going With the Flow

10) The Real Wealth of Neighborhoods: Designing for People, Not Cars

Public and Cultural Assets

11) Higher Returns of Investment: Twice the Satisfaction for Twice the Resources

12) Energy Savings: Finessing the Carbon Conundrum

13) The Benefits of Right Sizing: Better Than Better Homes and Gardens

February 22nd:

14) Trimming the Fat: Farewell to Fossil Food

15) Infinite Information: How to Channel the Flow

16) Historical Dividends: New Rules for an Old Game

17) Cultural Prosperity: The Earth as a Sacred Garden

{ 2 comments… read them below or add one }

Di Hickman January 25, 2009 at 2:41 pm

Got my notice from the library that my book is in and ready to be picked up! I’ll be picking it up on Tuesday! 🙂


Pennie January 26, 2009 at 4:47 pm

Can’t wait!

My copy is supposed to be arriving in the mail from Powell’s by Feb 4th–hopefully it will arrive sooner, else I’ll be speed reading to catch up!


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