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Karin Rambo of truncationblog.com shares what Truncation is all About

Hi there!  My name is Karin and I’m mama to a sweet toddler named Kit, twin girls Rosie and Ella, and the proud wife of my other half David.  We have a mini dachshund named Oscar and that’s our little family!  I have my Master’s in Theology, love long philosophical discussions, love literature (especially classic), cooking and feel the most free when I’m in nature.  Oh, and I love fashion and beauty. It’s good to have diverse interests right?!

One of my greatest passions (besides being a wife and mama) is to inspire others to find value in their simple, “ordinary” lives and to inspire a community mindedness in how we relate to each other. In other words, lets figure out what we have in common instead of always trying to compete with each other.

I’m calling this project Truncation. Why?

Well the definition of truncation is to shorten or reduce.

And that’s what I want to see women doing: getting rid of (i.e. reducing) all of the crap that makes us:

a. feel inferior

b. which then causes us to envy other people’s lives

c. which leads to jealousy and division

So now that you’re here, why don’t you join me? Join me in supporting and encouraging the people you are blessed to have in your lives.

But one more thing before you go… it’s important to support those in our immediate circle, but if you poke around Truncation long enough, you’ll learn that I only purchase ethically made clothing and cruelty free beauty.

While I think we should start by supporting the people we interact with regularly, it’s important to remember that we’re all connected by the mere fact that we’re sharing this planet. I’m uncomfortable with the fact that my purchasing decisions may lead to poor living conditions for fellow human beings (especially other mamas), or the torturing of innocent animals. So I like to talk about these things from time to time.

I think that covers everything!

Glad to have you here. Make sure you stick around and check out some of my posts! Here’s a few recommendations if you want to start with these:

Beachbody Coach: Please Stop Telling my Daughter She’s Fat

On Being a Mother: It’s Okay to Be Overwhelmed

My Spring 2016 Capsule Wardrobe

Ethical Fashion: Why I decided to Slow Down

Until next time,

 

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9 Comments

  • Reply Srena

    Wow! Interesting!

    September 6, 2015 at 7:20 pm
    • Reply Karin

      Thank you!

      September 6, 2015 at 8:17 pm
  • Reply Elvinmaid

    Where is the dachshund in the family portrait? Is he left out? I want to see the dachshund!

    September 8, 2015 at 11:32 pm
    • Reply Karin

      He’s busy causing mischief and couldn’t be bothered for a picture. 🙂

      September 9, 2015 at 8:26 pm
  • Reply Jess

    such a lovely blog, so professional. Your pictures are lovely and so clear. I love your blog! ♥

    September 30, 2015 at 1:43 pm
    • Reply Karin

      Thank you dear! You are so sweet!

      September 30, 2015 at 4:07 pm
  • Reply Grace

    Great blog and great pictures! I just started my own blog and still learning and finding my identity 🙂

    December 19, 2015 at 2:42 pm
    • Reply Karin

      Thank you Grace! Great job on starting a blog! Just keep working at it and you’ll find your voice!

      December 21, 2015 at 2:47 am
  • Reply Mary Lynn Williamson mw

    I need your blog and help with creating a capsule wardrobe.I spend too much time and energy on what to buy, how to wear it, and then realizing I have bought another mistake. Im retired a.d needs changed.thx

    January 3, 2017 at 3:35 pm
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