The Friday 5: Acquiring Edition

The top stories of the week at EcoSalon.

All that cash spent on campaigning against clean energy – and it’s a lot. Here are 8 things we could buy with all that money.

We can’t stop pinning other people’s design discoveries (and more) to our boards on Pinterest, the latest craze in social media – and since we want to share the pin-love, check out our 25 favorite Pinterest boards.

If you’re hunting for your next big buy in self-help literature, The Insider’s Guide has a few suggestions: they’re not real, mind you, but…give it time.

Incapable of grabbing more than a few winks of shut-eye at the moment? Try out these 20 foods that help you sleep better.

Finally, if you’re searching for the mojo to get that body you always dreamed of, any of these 30 inspirational quotes about health and fitness will light a fire within!

Mike Sowden

Mike Sowden is a freelance writer based in the north of England, obsessed with travel, storytelling and terrifyingly strong coffee. He has written for online & offline publications including Mashable, Matador Network and the San Francisco Chronicle, and his work has been linked to by Lonely Planet, World Hum and Lifehacker. If all the world is a stage, he keeps tripping over scenery & getting tangled in the curtain - but he's just fine with that.