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
- Introducing Kids to Paying It Forward
- Less Room, More Money: The Pros and Cons of Tiny House Living
- Mansion Dreams: The Reality of Living in an Old, Large Home
- Downsize Your Life Without Cramping Your Style and Save Major Money
- Tiny Houses: The Key to Live the Best?
- Top 25 Pictures On Human Race
- Schools Around the World
- 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 5 November , 2015 | No CommentsTweet At times, Facebook is inspirational for the part-time writer I am. I recently came across this Top 25 Pictures On Human Race for 2014, shared by a aunt. It […]
Posted on 26 October , 2015 | No CommentsTweet On October 5th, it was the World Teacher’s Day. I’m not really aware of what’s going on for other countries’ education program, but it is quite hard these days […]
Posted on 6 October , 2015 | 4 CommentsTweet I’ve always thought summer is overrated. Here in Canada, we have about 3 months of summer and then it’s over. I like summer, but I love autumn. Have you […]
Posted on 31 August , 2015 | No CommentsTweet A couple weeks ago, I wrote about how having kids won’t change you. Well, it seems that, sometimes, hard efforts turn into results. This morning, my oldest kid […]
Posted on 11 August , 2015 | No CommentsTweet This week I took (another) break from my spinning classes. At times, it is harder to keep up the pace. Its one of these periods for me. But that’s […]
Posted on 27 July , 2015 | No CommentsTweet I usually don’t like making “free” advertisements here if they are not directly related to you readers, but this time I will. For only one reason: it is […]
Posted on 9 July , 2015 | No CommentsTweet Last Monday, I went back to the stable for a horse-riding lesson. I have been riding for 20 years! I had to stop for a while because of slight […]
Posted on 11 May , 2015 | 1 CommentTweet Last Sunday, I opened up my Facebook to see what was new. Some words caught my attention: “Hell exists”. That was linked to a video. Quite impossible to not […]
Posted on 27 April , 2015 | No CommentsTweet I prefer advising you upfront: this post will be quite personal. It’s a general topic. It’s something I think we will all be facing at least one time in […]
Posted on 23 March , 2015 | 9 CommentsTweet It’s no secret that I live in Canada, an open-minded modern society who preaches equal rights for women and men. I’m proud to be part of a country in […]
Posted on 16 February , 2015 | No CommentsTweet Last week, I watched this video of a young teenager, Logan LaPlante, explaining his “hackschooling”. You can watch it below, but in case you can’t access it, here is […]
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 10 December , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet 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 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 […]