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Originally from the UK, Sam moved to a 10 acre homestead after 10 years of traveling the world and working internationally. She is a wife and mother to 4 little people, ages 7,6,4 and 2 Sam is the author of a lifestyle blog www.littlgreenlives.com which follows the journey of their family of 6 as they commit themselves to a greener way of life, a more minimalist existence, quality in their day-to-day, and embracing their natural world with bare feet and dirty hands. To connect with Sam visit her on her blog, Facebook and Instagram @littlegreenlives
snacks

12 Zero-Waste Summer Snack and Picnic Ideas

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As the mom of four little people, a considerable amount of my time and energy goes into feeding the kiddies. I swear some days it’s ALL I do. Plan meals, prepare food, serve food,...
slow living

How Slow Living Changes Your Motherhood Experience

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Slow living. Is that actually a thing? Because does anything about life and being a mom feel 'slow?!' From the early morning school hustle, gobbling toast while wrangling a two-year-old into socks, downing your morning...

Raising Worldly Kids vs. Sheltering Them From Reality: A Parents Dilemma

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Laying out the card on the kitchen table and preparing to make our March for Our Lives banners, I paused. For weeks I had been planning for our family to be part of the...
vegetable garden

Digging a Vegetable Garden Will Make You a Rock Star Mom

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There is something powerful about soil-covered toes and dirty finger nails. They say these feet and hands are one with nature. Spring is looming. You can feel it in the air, can’t you? Buds are...
a good wife

How to be a Good Wife, Even After Having Kids

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I can promise that I will love him everyday, though that love might not look like hugs and kisses and thoughtful gifts. I can promise to respect him and his hopes and dreams, even...
Social Media

How Social Media is Changing Our Motherhood Experience

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“Just give me two minutes,” I say to my son and frantically add hashtags to my Instagram post for the day. #lifestyleblogger #motherhoodthroughinstagram. Is anyone else guilty of this? How about a quick check...
green

12 Easy Ways for Busy Moms to Go Green this Christmas

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Mothering during a 'quiet' time of the year can be all-consuming, exhausting, and a challenge of endurance and ingenuity. Then, as the festive period approaches, we’re expected to find extra hours in our days...
frugal lifestyle

The Benefits of a Frugal Lifestyle For Kids

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My mum recently confided in me that she still suffers guilt from my brother and my very 'humble' childhood. My parents couldn't really afford all the latest toys; instead we spent hours in the...