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
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- Tiny Houses: The Key to Live the Best?
- Top 25 Pictures On Human Race
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- Why Autumn is Important
- Help Wanted From Readers: How to Organise a One Week Travel for a Family of Five?
- I Have A Two-Stair Classic Style Home: Am I Still a Minimalist?
Posted on 30 March , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet “Yan Yongliang has turned a collection of black and white photographs and formed a collage mimicking cigarette ash. The ash itself mimics a city scape, and the photographs are […]
Posted on 23 March , 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet Very cool. I like it when things do double duty! There are actually two chairs (in the second photo you can see the second chair tucked in on the […]
Posted on 16 March , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet I am very much a straight, neat rows & straight lines kind of girl, but this really appeals to my bold graphic-loving nature. I like that it is an […]
Posted on 2 March , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet Kind of cool as a concept. Imagine a city in motion, where not a single building is anchored to the ground, with hotels, event halls and other structures all […]
Posted on 22 February , 2012 | 11 CommentsTweet I find that people use far too much soap than is required, especially when it’s “free”* like in malls and in offices. All you need is one small pump […]
Posted on 10 February , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet I have a great respect for photography, seeing as my family is quite artistic, so coming across this YouTube video about Vivian Maier, a street photographer is quite interesting. […]
Posted on 3 February , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet Beauty in the impermanent. Water Sculpture from Shinichi Maruyama on Vimeo. Art work by Shinichi Maruyama. Composited by Tetsushi Wakasugi.
Posted on 27 January , 2012 | 8 CommentsTweet I’d like this for the office please. 😉 Via Daily Design Bits
Posted on 20 January , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet The ultimate staycation*. This NYC Subway will take you around the world, with its beautifully decorated cars. Wish we had that all the time! *NB: A vacation where you […]
Posted on 9 December , 2011 | 8 CommentsTweet SO. COOL. Where do I buy one, Sanyo? *waves $600*
Posted on 25 November , 2011 | 14 CommentsTweet It may not seem like it to many but I find it quite minimalist. Not extreme, but moderate perhaps. Great touches here and there, nothing too fussy and nothing […]
Posted on 23 November , 2011 | 2 CommentsTweet Here’s what I found interesting in the graphic: NORTH AMERICAN SHOPPERS Yellow: Optimistic and youthful, grabs the attention of window shoppers Red: Energetic and creates an urgency like in […]
Posted on 18 November , 2011 | 4 CommentsTweet I really love the design of this desk! Can you imagine? You work on it on the desk and then you shift it up on your “board”. Or you […]
Posted on 7 October , 2011 | 9 CommentsTweet There is something rather beautiful about bookcases. I am as enamoured with them as I am with closets. Gives a nice warm feeling to the room. Too bad they’re […]