Life and Goals

7 Reasons Why I Chose Minimalism

I chose minimalism years ago, long before I even knew there was a name for it. But it was a very slow approach at first. Then I read a book, adventures in life often begin with a book! This book taught me that it was possible to simplify to a minimum, our minimum, everything we […]

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Life and Goals

16 Boxes: How We Move Overseas

To speak the truth, I’ve been postponing this post again and again. I wanted to find a fun and exciting way to talk about our minimalist move abroad. Well, in the end, I don’t think there’s a fun way to tell about moving. Moving is dull, stressing and tiring. It’s now been three months since we […]

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Life and Goals

How To Slow Travel Through Christmas Shopping

First thing first: this post is not sponsored! Only my appreciation here. So, I was planning this post for quite long, but in the meantime, I’ve seen plenty of blogs posting about Christmas shopping already. Nevertheless, there’s a good reason to that: November simply is the best time to get organized for Christmas! November for Christmas […]

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Life and Goals | Voyages

10 Things to Pack for a Cabin Getaway

This time of the year is perfect for cabin getaways. In Canada, we call them so, but in Europe, it will be more like a “countryside retreat” or “escape.” Nevertheless, these getaways have a common point: they imply nature, therefore you’ll find them in the middle of nowhere. Even when packing light you have to […]

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Life and Goals | Voyages

Great News: You Can Slow Travel From Home!

In my last post, I explained how much I love travelling during September and October, but the truth is we haven’t done it that much since our kids started school. Except for last year because England happens to enjoy many school breaks, especially some in October. Before that and from now, we always try to […]

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