One-Year-Old Gift Guide for Modern Parents

So, you’ve been invited to a party where the guest of honor is turning one. The only challenge is, the parents have recently decided a more simple, minimalist life is the lifestyle they seek to raise their children in. But, it’s a party, and you don’t want to show up empty-handed. Don’t panic. Here is a list of presents every modern parent would appreciate.

Social Experiences.

We both know that in the excitement of opening gifts, most kids forget who gave what. Tickets for places such as the aquarium and museums are an excellent gift to children of modern parents. To ensure the child remembers who gave them the gift of adventure, tag along and witness them exploring the world around them. Continue reading “One-Year-Old Gift Guide for Modern Parents”

Does It Spark Joy? The Ultimate KonMari Checklist.

There may be a point where you will get tired of hearing me reference Marie Kondo’s book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing but I can assure you that I only do this because I truly believe this book (along with the other books that I mentioned here) helped me tackle depression and find joy in life and in the home.  Continue reading “Does It Spark Joy? The Ultimate KonMari Checklist.”