Claire Dederer

A Few Words On The Virtues Of Slack-Jawed Idiocy In Times Of Turmoil
If you endure more conflict and stress than you'd like, thank you very much, here's a simple solution.
If You're Horrified By All The Holiday Gift-Giving, This Idea's For You
Heard of the Facebook phenomenon called the Buy Nothing Project? It could be the answer to your holiday overabundance problem.
Is Half-Hearted Composting Better Than Nothing?
One woman's full commitment to composting partway.
When I Was Broken, Yoga Healed Me. How Will It Heal You?
Being bad at yoga turned out to be good in a most unexpected way.
The Compelling Case For Ditching The Itinerary On Your Next Vacation
The most memorable family vacations are the ones where you have the least control over what happens.
What To Do With A Child Who Only Eats Berries
Tackling the puzzle of feeding a picky eater.
There's Nothing Perfect About Organic
When it’s better to have an organic plot full of experiments and mistakes than a flawless one that might never exist.