Ponderings

Australia’s foreign aid hypocrisy: looking outside of our own backyard

What’s happened to our ‘generosity’ and do we owe it to foreign countries, or should we look after our own backyard first?

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Ponderings · Thrifty

Consumer frenzy at the toy sales: could our intentions be misplaced?

Mid year marks the occasion of the big chain stores’ toy sales. At this time each year, K-Mart, Big-W, Target and the like compete for your dollars as parents scramble over the latest plastic fantastic toys for their children. Literally, parents line up by their trolley-fulls (even commonly in the plural form) around the perimeters… Continue reading Consumer frenzy at the toy sales: could our intentions be misplaced?