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Minimalism is Just a Word, My Friends.
The Quiet Minimalists
Live intentionally every day with your family. Simple + Free Life, Less Stuff, More Love, Part 4
I'm feeling rather passionate today... Each year we learn so many new things about our children, don't we? For us, our first child loves math, puzzles, logic, theology, entrepreneurship, photography, reading, writing and drawing books and creating games. Our second child loves working with her hands and loves storytelling, arts and crafts, nature, animals, bugs, … Continue reading How Homeschooling Helps Our Kids Live Authentically
Welcome to Part 2 of Less Stuff, More LOVE! Grab something to drink and settle in because these aren't short articles. And if you have babies and/or toddlers at home – please jump to the bottom of this article for my "MAMA OVERLOADED DISCLAIMER" in bright orange so your weary eyes won't miss it. *I … Continue reading LESS STUFF, MORE LOVE – PART 2
It's summer – yay! Of course we need to explore with our kids. Read to them. Play with them. Have s'mores with them. And do all the things that make life magical in the warmer months. But then let's also teach some self-reliance so we aren't relying on screens all afternoon and the kids aren't … Continue reading Teaching Self-Reliance this Summer
Next time you feel the pressure to be more, to do more, to offer more opportunities to your kids than you ever possibly can. Just know you don't need a million materials to remind you that you get to be with your kids today.
“The consumption society has made us feel that happiness lies in having things, and has failed to teach us the happiness of not having things.” – Elise Boulding Check in with yourself today – are you doing what you want to be doing? Are you on the path to accomplish your dreams? If so, that's … Continue reading The “WHY” Behind Keeping a Minimal Home + Schedule
"Some of our friends wonder about you." I realize your best friends are always supposed to be honest with you. And this friend was being honest. Maybe too honest. "What do you mean?" I asked. "Well, I mean, you homeschool but here you are having a drink with me." She looks down to her hands … Continue reading Mama Multifaceted