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Welcome to The Less-Refined Mind blog and home of Peonies & Peace, selling positive and ethical apparel and wellbeing journals. I’m Kate: WAHM and wife, breastfeeding advocate, environmentalist, and small person-referee. Join me as I strive to think better, live better, and feel better – while nurturing two feisty and precocious little girls, and maintaining my sanity positivity. Read more


the best family holiday destinations in the world

It’s been a very strange year so far. To say the least. I don’t know about you, but I’m beginning to really, really miss structure, and routines, and stuff to look forward to. Our holiday this year was cancelled, and I can’t help but start thinking about -…