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5 Rules for Decluttering Toys 🧸 by a Minimalist Mom

It’s more than eight-nine years since I’m a minimalist. Today I have no problem parting with things. Most categories of items at my home are well decluttered, organized, put on their places and revised from time to time. And yes, I’ve written most categories. Because there are some that still aren’t solved how I would …

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What do minimalists spend money on? June report

Welcome to the minimalist shopping series. Below, as every month, I present monthly expenses of our family of 4 apart from bills for our apartment, Internet, two prepaid phones, fuel, grocery shopping and private purchases of my Husband (which are not many). What do we buy, what do we need as people who are quite …

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Monthly Purchases of a Minimalist Family, May’s Report

Here is probably the longest list of minimalist shopping reports posted here. I bought a lot of new things this month, but all of them where real needs. Look. Below I publish the list of all our May expenses besides the apartment bills, an enormous in our country bill for trash (sorted by us), Internet, …

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Family beach bag essentials when you travel with toddlers

Below I present what we were taking to the beach on our holidays last year for two adults and our two Boys, aged then 2 and 4. You can be sure that on our family beach bag essentials list you’ll find only essentials, basics, and no heavy, fancy, unnecessary gadgets because the packing is done …

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Minimalism with kids and why I can’t imagine it any other way

Many people tend to think about minimalism with kids as something unrealistic or unreasonable. Something weird or impossible to create and maintain. Let’s fastly look why it’s easy to think so. Firstly, we think that having much stuff is connected to having kids at home, or even that it’s necessary. Maybe it’s because the market …

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20 Non-Clutter Gift Ideas That Will Please Adults and Kids

Before you buy traditional gifts such as random clothes, funny pajamas, accessories, home decor, and other items, consider deciding this year for non-clutter gifts and letting people who you care about enjoy this small portion of benefits of a minimalist lifestyle. Being minimalist ten years now, frankly, I do not like to receive material gifts. …

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How to declutter if you have a full-time job or are a parent?

Scanning through minimalists’ groups on Facebook, I often see the question: How to declutter my home if I have a 9 to 5 job? How to start the minimalist journey if I’m a full-time mom? Below is my simple answer and little guidance, how to declutter if you have a full-time job. Firstly, be aware that …

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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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