Broadcast date: 12/15/16 Every year the holidays become wrapped more in stuff and less in meaning. However, this increased commercialization of the holiday season has come with hidden costs to our environment. Are we doing more harm than good with our altruistic consumption? Can we shop smarter and be more mindful consumers? How can we all do our part to conserve environmental resources and protect our planet while still taking part in the joy of holiday gift giving?