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
Minimalist Wallet Series Archive
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 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 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 16 July , 2014 | No CommentsTweet While many of us don’t like the idea of being in debt, many of us still like the idea of using credit. In fact, I’m a huge fan of […]
Posted on 25 June , 2014 | No CommentsTweet I’ve got a home loan. At the time my husband and I bought our house, I wasn’t completely sure we were ready for it. However, we are doing just […]
Posted on 11 June , 2014 | No CommentsTweet It’s true that one of the tenets of minimalism is that you should be reducing the amount of stuff that you own. However, most of us own at least […]
Posted on 28 May , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet When my husband and I were first looking for a home almost seven years ago, we had an interesting choice to make. Should we get the biggest home possible? […]
Posted on 14 May , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet One of the things I noticed recently is that the prospect of more money isn’t enough of a motivation to do something. At some point, money as a motivation […]
Posted on 7 May , 2014 | No CommentsTweet Over time, we tend to collect stuff. But we’re often not just collecting stuff; sometimes we’re also collecting other things, like financial accounts. Not too long ago, I realized […]
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 […]