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
- Using Cloud Services For Better Communications
- 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
Minimalist Wallet Series Archive
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 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 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 13 November , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet One of the things I notice when I got to the store is that, in many cases, it’s cheaper to by pre-packaged, processed foods than it is to buy […]
Posted on 30 October , 2013 | No CommentsTweet This is the time of year that my son loves. We kick off the holiday season with his birthday at the beginning of November, then we have Thanksgiving, and […]
Posted on 3 October , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet It’s been an uncertain few months. We’ve been playing the job search game, and the result isn’t a lot of fun. However, we did manage to figure something out: […]
Posted on 11 September , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet Numerous studies have been done recently surrounding how we, as humans, feel about spending money. What many agree on is that, in many cases, spending money doesn’t really help […]
Posted on 28 August , 2013 | 5 CommentsTweet One of the hardest things for me to do is add another bill to the list of things I have to worry about on a monthly basis. In many […]
Posted on 26 June , 2013 | 6 CommentsTweet There was a time when I couldn’t imagine using an ereader. An electronic device for my reading pleasure? Blasphemy! After all, one of the joys of reading is that […]
Posted on 12 June , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet One of the things I love about simplifying my lifestyle is the way that it allows me more freedom to do what I love. While I still sometimes have […]
Posted on 27 May , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet Most of us dream of receiving a financial windfall. While we aren’t too picky about the source, we just know that a windfall would be helpful in turning around […]
Posted on 24 April , 2013 | 12 CommentsTweet Recently, I bought my first iPhone. I’ve been against buying a smart phone for years, mainly because we have a home phone, and my Tracfone does well enough. However, […]
Posted on 11 February , 2013 | No CommentsTweet Even when you are living a minimalist lifestyle, it’s important to have some sort of income to support you in your needs. While you might not need a lot […]
Posted on 7 November , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet One of the ways that you can simplify your financial life is to automate your finances. Automation can make it easier for your finances to essentially take care of […]