A green twist on a New Year's resolution

Imagine keeping a list of all of the personal items you bought or acquired over the course of a year. And then posting that list online for all the world to see.

Steve Ma of Northwest D.C. did just that in 2011, hoping to make a point about environmentalism and materialism in America.

Watch NewsChannel 8's Mike Conneen's report about Ma and his year.

You can read about Steve Ma's reflections about the experience.

And read about Live Green D.C. here.