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5 Rules for Decluttering Toys by a Minimalist Mom

22-Item Toddler Capsule Wardrobe for Summer/Autumn Season

A Step by Step Guide to Minimizing Your Kids’ Clothes and Making Kids Look the Best Every Day

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mini art: Walks in Nature aka Forest Bathing with Kids

This series of mini arts was meant to catch and save my thoughts from the week that is ending. But last week things happened that kept me busy with what’s going on outside the home or inside our bodies, so no thoughts this time 😉 Just a report from my week, including photos from our walks in nature and my…

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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 and my husband based on…

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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 to have new functions, and…

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Minimalism, Minimalism with Kids, Motherhood

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 a daily basis. But another…

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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 their current interests. I use…

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Our Toddler’s Capsule Wardrobe | Minimalism in Practice

At the beginning of the year, in the middle of winter when we were much more clothes than during summer, I found myself totally overwhelmed by our Boys (aged 1 and 3) clothes. We don’t have many clothes for them. At least I thought so. I buy only a few items a year for the Older when we really feel…

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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 feel the possibility of the…

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Body, Minimalism, Motherhood

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 the chaos (both mental and…

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Gift Guides, Motherhood

Toddlers’ Room Gift Guide. Kids’ Room Furniture from Amazon under $100 (2017)

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 the environment for creative play….

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Toddler Boy Gift Guide (1-4 Years Old). Toys from Amazon under $100 (2017)

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 checked the reviews for you,…

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When You Feel Not Good Enough as a Mother… How to Overcome Mom Guilt

If you’re a mother, even just since yesterday, even if it’s your first pregnancy now, I’m sure you know the mom guilt. The feeling that you could and should be better. The guilt that you don’t cook as good and as much as your mom or grandma. The guilt that you’ve eaten something during pregnancy that isn’t so healthy, organic and…

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12 Non-Obvious Activities to Do with Kids at Home When It’s Raining

Staying with kids at home, especially when it’s a European (meaning: small) apartment and especially with kids that are full of energy, can be hard. And imagine it a few days in a row, when it’s a rainy, autumn weather. Sometimes you just don’t feel like going out when it’s raining. And sometimes it rains so strong that you’ll be…

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How to Buy Clothes? – 8 Rules of Conscious Shopping

Do you want to live a conscious life? Start with buying clothes more reasonably! For the person who wants to grow, every smallest action can be a challenge, a subject to rethink and set it on a better track. So how to buy clothes consciously? When speaking of clothes purchases, you first need to tear off all layers of marketing…

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22-Item Toddler Capsule Wardrobe for Summer/Autumn Season

As a minimalist, I firstly discovered benefits of paring down my own wardrobe to really only essentials. I have a few basic, simple clothes that take little space in our closet. Less stress and better look are the biggest advantages of the decluttering I made. But for a long time, I haven’t applied it to my Boys closets. Until I’ve…

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A Step by Step Guide to Minimizing Your Kids’ Clothes and Making Kids Look the Best Every Day

Today I’ll introduce to you another experiment that can be your way of starting minimalist lifestyle or can help you declutter another category of things. I’m currently applying it to my Boys’ clothes. Let’s start! How to minimize your kids’ wardrobes? 1 | Have all their clothes clean and dry. We need to have all kids’ laundry done because we…

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