In a Nutshellother blog: fabulously broke in the city
minimalist since: 2007 -- why minimalism?
talk to me: contact me here!
current location: canada/usa
home: hotel room
owns: 3 suitcases 2 carryons of stuff
# of items: more than 100!
furniture: 1 japanese futon
works: business consultant
gadgets: macbook pro, ipod touch (pda)
drinks: earl grey cream tea
practices: rebel yoga and de-cluttering
loves: minimalism, $$ management, traveling
quirk: must prep my food before eating
Most Recent Posts
- Holiday Minimalism: Where Do You Spend Your Time?
- Relationship Minimalism: Would You Be Richer as a Single?
- Fighting the Clutter Creep in a New Apartment
- Avoid the Crowds on Black Friday
- Will Smith’s $1.8 million-dollar mobile home
- Looking for Holiday Savings? What You Need to Know
- I’ve met myself at my needs
- Want to Get Better Faster? Take a Rest!
- Got a small space but love your book collection?
- Bringing the Focus Back to People
About Author: MMarquit
Posts by MMarquit
Posted on 17 December , 2014 | No CommentsTweet When we think of holiday minimalism, many of us think of reducing our expenses through limiting gifts and other forms of consumerism. One of the aspects of holiday minimalism […]
Posted on 10 December , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet Every now and then, when my husband spends money on something that I think is superfluous, I wonder what it would be like if my monthly financial obligations didn’t […]
Posted on 3 December , 2014 | 3 CommentsTweet When we moved across the country, we got rid of a bunch stuff. In fact, we got rid of most of possessions. We knew they wouldn’t fit in the […]
Posted on 26 November , 2014 | No CommentsTweet One of the practices that has practically become a Thanksgiving tradition is shopping on Black Friday. How often have you gone out on Black Friday, lining up to attempt […]
Posted on 19 November , 2014 | No CommentsTweet With many consumers getting ready to spend more for the holidays, it’s time to think about how you can spend as little as possible. Of course, one of the […]
Posted on 12 November , 2014 | No CommentsTweet When I start feeling sick, I have a tendency to try to “power through” whatever it is I’m doing. Unfortunately, that rarely works out as well as I would […]
Posted on 5 November , 2014 | No CommentsTweet Lately, I’ve had a bit of an epiphany. I’ve let my focus on people slip a little bit, particularly when it comes to my son. My son’s new schoolwork […]
Posted on 29 October , 2014 | No CommentsTweet It’s been an interesting couple of months. My son has been adjusting to our move across the country, and he’s started middle school. Overall, he’s been making the adjustments […]
Posted on 22 October , 2014 | 3 CommentsTweet Finding the motivation to declutter can be difficult. When things start piling up, it’s hard to know where to begin. Before I moved across the country, I had pretty […]
Posted on 15 October , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet In a lot of circles, there’s this impression of the introvert as the loner. However, being an introvert isn’t really about disliking people, or not wanting social interaction. And, […]
Posted on 8 October , 2014 | 3 CommentsTweet I’ve finally reached the point where I make physical exercise a priority. It’s been a long, tough road, with many fits and starts, but it’s finally happened. I finally […]
Posted on 1 October , 2014 | No CommentsTweet One of our unfortunate tendencies as humans is to hold on to past mistakes, or to beat ourselves up over the way things have been going. As you dwell […]
Posted on 24 September , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet We hear a lot about the importance of saving money and learning valuable skills by tackling projects around the house on our own. Do-it-yourself is becoming a popular way […]
Posted on 17 September , 2014 | No CommentsTweet I’ve noticed that, when I want to think better, it helps to have a decluttered area. I’ve known this for a long time, but sometimes we are treated to […]
Posted on 10 September , 2014 | No CommentsTweet One of the things I’ve been struggling with recently is negativity. As in, I’ve been more negative than I’d like to be. I’ve been trying a few things to […]