Successful parenting without spending money: a mother's story - Telegraph ⇢
Sickened by the whole whirl of ‘kiddy consumerism’, eight months ago Hattie Garlick did something radical and decided to opt out altogether. So how are she and two-year-old Johnny faring?
About spending $ for your kid ⇢
Here is a book recommendation… Simplicity Parenting: Using the extraordinary power of less to raise calmer, happier, and more secure kids.
Shell out less cash and get a better child for it.
4 of July, 2014
If you don’t change your beliefs, your life will be like this forever. Is that good news?
— W. Somerset Maugham (via observando)
This Is What American-Themed Parties Look Like Around The World ⇢
SHAZAM. This. is. so. epic! I wish I wasn’t american just so I could go to one of these. Real talk. It’s officially on my bucket list— if I ever have a birthday party abroad, I want my non-american friends to throw me an “american” themed birthday party. Is that weird?
DWTS Season 18 Week 10 Fianle - Meryl Davis & Maks - Freestyle - Dancing With The Stars 2014 - YouTube ⇢
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature.
— Marcus Aurelius, Meditations (via observando)
Life is like a play: it’s not the length, but the excellence of the acting that matters.
— Seneca (via observando)
If you want to be a new man you have to stay in new places, and do new things, with people who never knew you before. If you go back to the same old ways, what else can you be but the same old person?
— Joe Abercrombie, Last Argument of Kings (via observando)