Good Quotes: Socially Responsible Gift-Giving Begins at Home

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This isn't so much about a good quote as it is about a good post.

It's only December 5th, but we've already blogged about the holiday shopping season quite a bit, and we're giving gifts away as part of our 2007 Gift Bag. We're essentially knee-deep in the holiday shopping season.

Maybe that's why we so enjoyed stepping back for a moment and reading author, blogger, and legal editor Ilona Bray's meditation on socially responsible gift-giving. (Full disclosure: We know Ilona -- she's a role model.)

Here's a taste ...After years of trying to convince my family that I don’t need any holiday gifts — including all my protests that my house is too small for more stuff, that buying things I don’t need is just a waste of precious resources, and more — I’ve finally given up. They seem to just love to wrap stuff and put it under the tree.

Read the whole post here!

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