06 Dec '11, 12pm

WEconomy: The Rise of Collaborative Consumption

Great article – it’s so true – in this new economy or WEconomy – we are all learning to share, borrow, lend and I think it’s the way of the future. With 4 kids – I am trying to teach them that they don’t need to go out and buy everything new – in fact, they are SO used to swaps, consignment and thrift that they go a little crazy when they go to mall with their grandma (my mother in law= opposite of me = different story..) anyways, great article, we would LOVE to see kid’s clothing & gear swap events in every city/community across the US – and if moms need help starting one – that is what we do.. http://www.peaceloveswap.com – meg franz. founder peace. love. swap

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/12/weconomy-rise-collabo...


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