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
- Managing Anger at Your Kids
- Returning to Meditation for Productivity and Health
- Tips for Simplifying Your Finances in the New Year
- Do You Buy Brands that “Do Good”?
- My Main Goal for This Year: More Time for Self-Improvement
- When Did You Tell Your Kids the Truth About Santa Claus?
- 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
About Author: MMarquit
Posts by MMarquit
Posted on 28 January , 2015 | No CommentsTweet One of the issues I’ve had recently is anger directed toward my son. Until recently, my son and I have got along really well. But now he’s 12, and […]
Posted on 21 January , 2015 | No CommentsTweet The last few months have been very hectic for me. As a result, I’ve been finding excuses not to meditate. Most of the excuses revolve around being “too busy” […]
Posted on 14 January , 2015 | No CommentsTweet When it comes to setting money goals, many people overlook the benefits of simplifying their finances. However, one of the best ways to stay on top of your finances […]
Posted on 7 January , 2015 | No CommentsTweet When it comes to minimalism, one of the reasons given for making efforts to live with less is the “good” it does. From reducing your carbon footprint to cutting […]
Posted on 31 December , 2014 | No CommentsTweet I’m very minimalist when it comes to setting goals each year. I prefer to set between one and four goals, and then work on those all year. Usually, the […]
Posted on 24 December , 2014 | 4 CommentsTweet I enjoy the holiday season, and my family usually celebrates Christmas. However, a number of people think that I’m grinchy because my husband and I have never done Santa […]
Posted on 17 December , 2014 | 3 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 | 4 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 […]