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Celebrations and Vacations: Less Fuss, More Fun

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A cornerstone` philosophy of Minimalist Parenting—make room for remarkable—sums up our approach to celebrations, holidays and travel. Too often, minimalism is associated with scarcity, utilitarianism, and a tendency to shun the big splurge. But we take a different slant: fun and togetherness is the whole point! One of the most important gifts you can give your family is a mental album full of happy memories. In a few years, those memories will be worth more to you than a clean house or a thousand more dollars.

When you clear away the clutter and stress in your family life, you open up opportunities ...

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