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Stop Wishing and Organize for Pleasure

Since my last post, I’ve received requests for more excerpts from The Mother in the Home. Very well, we can do that!

Emilie did a good job with her title, “A Rush Order for Fancy Dress,” as it was the most requested. 1,157 more words

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Avoiding Summer Burnout

It’s almost here. We’ve officially wrapped up homeschool, Miss Celia’s school is on its final stretch, and we’re already getting the emails that slots are filling fast- we have to register for camps now if we want to guarantee a space! 927 more words

Parenting

Minimalism Part 3: Keeping it Going

Greetings friends! If you’re just tuning in, you may want to check back at the previous posts in this modern-family-does-minimalism series, here. Today I’m sharing the final step in the process for us, which, inherently, is the hardest one. 1,334 more words

Kids

Minimalism with Kids

Hey friends! Did you miss me in the three weeks it’s been since I last posted? Did you think I’d given up on blogging altogether? It certainly feels like I did. 2,166 more words

Parenting

Why we want to live with less

Yesterday I wrote about making room for what matters, which is of course, the root of minimalism. I mentioned that the time-mind-self aspects of making room are a little challenging for me as of late, but also that I feel fairly confident in our ability for the easier side of minimalism-  1,272 more words

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