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Rebecca Saha is a mother of three, teacher-librarian with the TDSB and co-owner of iSpy Clothing children's resale shop. Her passions for childhood, education and the environment guide and connect these busy and rewarding roles.

5 Ways to Buy Less & Do More With Your Family This Holiday Season

5 Ways to Buy Less & Do More With Your Family This Holiday Season

Buzzwords like “simplicity” and “minimalism” sound even more enticing in December, don’t they? The season of consumption and consumerism is in full swing, and it’s leaving a lot of families feeling overwhelmed and overstuffed. Here are 5 simple tips for minimizing your family holiday, without losing an ounce of that special feeling.

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No More Stinky Laundry, Naturally

No More Stinky Laundry, Naturally

Our family of five stinks. Literally.

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Back-to-Basics for Back to School

Back-to-Basics for Back to School

The Back To School marketing season is in full swing. For families with school-aged kids, the last few days of summer vacation are fraught with checklists, errands, snack food shopping, and pencil crayon sharpening anxiety to "be ready." Shopping for the kids’ fall and winter clothing is a big part of what we try to get done before that first school bell. I'd like to suggest that we all hold onto our horses (or canoe paddles, or water bottles) just a bit, and remember to breathe. Here are some kids’ clothing & style tips for Healthy Moms to keep in mind, when the cultural pull towards stress, excess, and impulsive overspending start to press on us:

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