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Motherhood & Family

 

Being a mom, you’ll probably like:

Herbs & Essential Oils Bundle – a digital library of ebooks and ecourses to help keep your family healthy in a natural and simple way [the sale ends 5/31/2019]
Healthy Meal Planning Bundle – 1000+ recipes with nutritional information and ready meal plans for various diets, meals for breastfeeding moms, busy moms, kids lunchboxes. Accompanied by guides to teach you healthy eating and meal planning.
the ecourse Mastering the #MomLife Juggle: A Realistic Action Plan For Getting it All Done as a Busy Mom by Brianna Berner discounted in the Ultimate Productivity Bundle
Master Your Money Bundle, including ebooks and courses on family finances, budgeting and conversations about money with kids and with the significant other.

Discovering your feminity, Feminine Traits for Beginners. Why Do Women Wish for a Slower, Simpler Life?

Why do women wish for a slower, simpler life? Feminine traits for beginners

Recently, in my regular self-development listenings, going from one person to another, form one teacher to another, I’ve stumbled upon the subject of feminity and feminine traits. Feminity which is defined far deeper than high-heels and makeup. It’s about all women’s nature: how our body works, how our mental, spiritual and emotional worlds look like. …

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How to Live Happier despite Mother’s Exhaustion

The everyday, physical reality of being a mom of little kids is tiredness. The mother’s exhaustion Especially if you choose to take care of your kids by yourself. Especially if you have no extended family living near you to help on weekends. Especially if your husband is working and commuting long hours. Especially if you …

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Daily: A Big Challenge of Today’s Homeschooling Parents

I prefer to look on the positive side of life and to see solutions and not to complain and name problems. But sometimes publishing a complaining text is a matter of showing the whole picture and not misleading people. So what is the big homeschooling parents’ challenge today? It is called the nuclear family + the …

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Motherhood and Introversion, Kids an Silence

Daily: Motherhood and Introversion, Kids and Silence (What!?)

Today a few words on how I survive wearing on me two tags: motherhood and introversion. For those of you who don’t know me yet, I must start with writing that I’m a homepreschooling stay at home mom of two energetic Boys. The Older is four. Which means: the Older is in the most jumping-beating-biting time in …

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Homeschooling resources for beginners: articles and learning materials

A few weeks ago I’ve introduced to you what are many parents’ reasons to homeschool and homepreschool their kids. For readers who are interested in this subject and asked me questions to develop this subject, I’m sharing a few homeschooling resources for beginners to help parents on the journey. Among them, you’ll find the why’s, the how’s …

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Best Baby Carriers 2018 Reviewed by a Minimalist Mom of Two Boys

Best Baby Carriers 2018 Reviewed by a Minimalist Mom of Two Boys

Last month I was choosing a new carrier for Younger. The one that we had, of a recognizable and not cheap brand, started to feel very uncomfortable when our son got bigger because the carrier doesn’t have a waist belt! I don’t know how I could buy a carrier without a waist belt. I knew …

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One More Argument That We Value Experiences More Than Things

Imagine how many gifts kids that you know could get last Christmas. Think of your kids, kids of your extended family, friends or neighbors. Let say a kid got 17 gifts and many of them were expected and waited for, so they should be enjoyed. Now let’s imagine this Christmas the kid gets 2 gifts. Or one, …

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Let kids play, move and smile! 11 Crucial Reasons to Homeschool Your Kids. Written by European Entrepreneurial Parents

11 Crucial Reasons to Homeschool Your Kids. Written by European Entrepreneurial Parents

If living a more and more conscious life is interesting for you, you’ve probably stumbled upon the subject of homeschooling. Because the default setting is sending kids to school, when you’ve seen the term homeschooling for the first time, probably you’ve thought: But why do people do this? Below I present 11 reasons to homeschool that are important to me …

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How to Stress Less as a Stay at Home Mom of Toddlers - blog article

How to Stress Less as a Stay at Home Mom of Toddlers

Transitioning from a life of an adult who’s responsible only for himself to being a stay at home parent is like landing on another planet where the rules that we knew don’t work and where the environment is completely new for us. Or it looks like our old home but the things and areas seem …

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Gift-Giving Rules for Our Family and Friends to Limit Kids' Stuff - minimalist mom's tips for simple life with kids (1)

Gift-Giving Rules for Our Family and Friends to Limit Kids’ Stuff

Being a minimalist of years, I am well aware of all problems connected with unnecessary stuff and I try not only to manage the things we have but also control the inflow of new items. This means changing buying habits that for me involved tracking spendings, experimenting with the half year without buying (results here) and just questioning or delaying every purchase on …

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list of Books For 2-4-Year-Old Boys That Your Toddler Will Enjoy - slow and happy blog about simple life and motherhood (1)

11+ Books For 2-4-Year-Old Boys That Your Preschooler Will Enjoy

I observe how we forget details of what was happening in our lives in the past. We remember people, things, our habits, but not always we can remind at which time we were occupied by them. Knowing this, from time to time I write down lists of what my Boys play with or what are …

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One List That You Just Have to Write down If You Are a Parent (or Plan to Be Someday)

It is the crazy gift shopping time now. It’s time of checking the lists of who wants what under the Christmas tree. But it’s also this time of the year when we make plans for the New Year. It’s the time of the year when we try to think about our relatives with love (Christmas) and when we …

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Simple Eating Habits Are Exactly What You Need for Better Health, Productivity and Tidier Kitchen

Today I’m showing you one tip that has so many benefits. Implementing this strategy will hugely simplify the process of creating a meal plan for your family. Secondly, you’ll simplify your eating habits and grocery shopping. It helps also to declutter not only the kitchen but also our minds by reducing the everyday stress and …

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Toddlers’ Room Gift Guide. Kids’ Room Furniture from Amazon under $100 (2018)

Last week I’ve shared my pick of toys that especially boys, aged 1-4 will love (see it here). But if kids have already enough toys (how to sort, declutter kid’s toys? – read this article), we can think of improving their room with something that will be used for years, like kids’ furniture or bigger things giving …

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Toddler Boy Gift Guide (1-4 Years Old). Toys from Amazon under $100 (2018)

Today I’ll share with you best toys that toddler boys will love. Is there a better toddler boy gift guide than the one written by a mother, having little men every day at home? I went through Amazon bestselling toys guide to find things that I’m sure my boys (1-year-old and 3.5-year-old) would enjoy. I also …

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