Traveling necessitates a minimalist approach to packing. The unfortunate truth is that we are all going to have to carry whatever we plan to bring. The more we pack, the more we have to personally haul around. The idea of minimalist packing brought me to discover the capsule wardrobe.
I have been attempting to embrace a minimalist lifestyle at home with the KonMari method of decluttering. I have tried to lessen the amount of kidstuff at home by emphasizing experiences > stuff for them. And I have come across articles like this, shared by other minimalist moms.