TAG: Wooden

Our Disposable Society

Old wooden toys

If you were to hop in a time machine and go back about a hundred years, it would be quite obvious that the changes most parts of the world have undergone are not only in extreme contrast to the past (rhyme shamelessly intended), but accelerating at an ever increasing rate. Western civilization has gone, it seems, from steam engines to electricity in a hundred years.┬áReusing the wooden toys our parents played with, to fifty cent squirt guns (that break as soon as we open the package). And this begs a question. Why? Why is the average plastic, primary-colored toy used… read more