All tagged Minimalist Mom
I’ve been writing a lot less lately, and I wanted to share a little bit about why! I hope regular readers will tolerate and maybe enjoy a little deviation from my normal pregnancy and motherhood topics. I think most people thought I was joking when I would share tiny house photos the last few years, it’s a cute little idea that’s shared on social media but not many folks actually make the jump and start the downsizing process. Here’s a little bit about how I got started thinking about switching my lifestyle, and what I’m working on!
You probably have heard about the art of Zen, Buddhism, meditation, mindfulness, and other concepts that have made their way into the spotlight in recent years. Yoga in particular has exploded in popularity over just the last few years in the United States, and it seems there's no end in sight to the growing interest in alternative medicine and mindfulness.
What do you really need for the first year with your baby? Not much at all! Your baby will be happy to stare at you and explore their surroundings, we really tend to overthink what our children need and want. Bright, flashing lights and hard plastics aren't the best materials for babies, let alone older kids. When you start to create your baby registry, consider what will add to your day-to-day life.