Motherstyles: Book Recommendation

Posted by on Jan 30, 2016 in Parenting | 2 Comments

If you’ve spent much time around me, you will probably have heard me talking about the Myers-Briggs personality type indicator. I’m a bit of a nerd about personality types and MB has been by far the most useful for me. Myers’ Briggs has four pairs of traits to make 16 possible personality types: Introverted or ExtrovertedIntuition […]

Minimalist Shoes for Kids

Posted by on Jan 16, 2016 in Parenting, style, Wellness | 3 Comments

After my post on my switch to minimalist or barefoot style shoes, I wanted to share what kind of shoes my kids wear. After looking through my photos from last year, it’s pretty clear that they actually don’t wear any shoes, as much as possible. They are just barefoot a lot. They almost never wear […]

Why I Chose to Not Homeschool My Child

Posted by on Nov 28, 2015 in Parenting | No Comments

When Ria was three, I didn’t send her to Preschool. I didn’t see the point, I was home with her and she was learning like a sponge. She got lots of social time with other kids, so…why would I pay for preschool? That’s when people started asking me if I was homeschooling my kids (not […]

Minimalist Living with Kids

Posted by on Nov 21, 2015 in minimalism, Parenting | No Comments

Hello my friends, I wrote some posts on minimalism near the beginning of the year, but I never really gotten into the issue of minimalism with kids. As a reminder, my definition of minimalism is to have just the right amount of things. Not too few so that I can’t do what I need to, not […]