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
- The Advantages of Living in Smaller Spaces
- A Village of 100 People
- The great beauty of Rome: an alternative guide
- Having Dinner In Paradise?
- What is Mortgage Life Insurance, and Do You Need the Protection?
- Nutella Jars turn into great drinking glasses afterwards
- Quote of the Month: Massimo Vignelli
- Do You Live According to Your Priorities?
- Don’t waste other people’s time
- Want to Reduce Anxiety? Play Personal Zen
About Author: MMarquit
Posts by MMarquit
Posted on 16 April , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet Not too long ago, I talked to a man who lives the tiny house lifestyle. My conversation with him got me thinking about living in smaller spaces, and the […]
Posted on 9 April , 2014 | No CommentsTweet You probably know that you need to consider life insurance when it comes to protecting your assets for your family’s benefit. After all, if you pass on, what happens […]
Posted on 2 April , 2014 | No CommentsTweet One of the reasons that many people become upset with their lives is that they might not be living according to their priorities. It’s hard to feel satisfied when […]
Posted on 26 March , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet Not too long ago, I read a post on Lifehacker about a new game designed to reduce anxiety when played for 25 minutes. I thought it an interesting concept. […]
Posted on 19 March , 2014 | No CommentsTweet One of the things I’ve noticed about technology is that it has great potential for helping me apply minimalist principles to my life. In fact, technology has helped me […]
Posted on 12 March , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet One of the recent bits of knowledge that was dropped on me is the fact that adolescence is one of the most important times for brain development. The years […]
Posted on 5 March , 2014 | No CommentsTweet Lately, we’ve been thinking about moving. My husband is looking for jobs, and that might mean a move. And, even if we end up staying in the same locality, […]
Posted on 26 February , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet One of the things that I’ve been thinking about lately is the quest that many of us have for novelty. We want new experiences and new things. However, while […]
Posted on 19 February , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet A few weeks ago, I went up to my parents’ house to help prepare the kitchen for a major remodel. My parents are completely redoing their kitchen, and I […]
Posted on 12 February , 2014 | No CommentsTweet A few days ago, Pat Flynn posted this question on his Facebook page: Ok, tell the truth…what percentage of the clothes that you own do you actually wear? I […]
Posted on 5 February , 2014 | 8 CommentsTweet Many people know that I’m an avid reader. As a result, when people are looking for reading options, they often ask me about my Kindle experience, and why I […]
Posted on 29 January , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet I’ve long been someone who lets anger build up inside of me. It sometimes strains my relationship with my husband, because I’ll ignore something until I can’t any more. […]
Posted on 22 January , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet You probably know that physical activity is an essential part of a healthy lifestyle. Many people attempt to squeeze the most benefit out of their routines by exercising at […]
Posted on 15 January , 2014 | 3 CommentsTweet I’m not normally known for my penny pinching ways, since I think that it’s a whole lot of work. However, I don’t like to waste my money on things […]
Posted on 8 January , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet Recently, I’ve been experimenting a bit with productivity. As I’ve tried different strategies to improve my productivity and make more time for myself so that I can work on […]