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
- Statistics on Passwords and Tips on How to Make Them Better
- Working From Home… Is It Good Or Bad?
- 10 Actions That Can Help You Feel Better Now
- Babyoom grows with your baby
- Spending Or Saving?
- Improve Your Life By Setting Priorities
- You don’t really need to know the language
- Quote of the Month: Henry David Thoreau
- Do You Judge Non-Minimalists?
- Spring Cleaning
Posted on 8 May , 2013 | No CommentsNot too long ago, I was on the verge of a breakdown. I wasn’t happy with the amount of work I was doing, and I didn’t feel as though I...
Posted on 1 April , 2013 | 3 CommentsThe most common (and negative) comment I get about any kind of wardrobe post is: You don’t need that much as a minimalist! You’re crazy/psychotic! You’re just pushing people to...
Posted on 22 March , 2013 | 1 CommentHave you ever had the feeling that de-cluttering doesn’t only apply to materials? We almost all have at least one friendship that we bear since high school or even sooner....
Posted on 8 March , 2013 | 5 CommentsToday I stumbled upon a nice chart from the Economist magazine that you can see on the right. Basically, the study looks into different factors to determine where the “best place...
Posted on 6 March , 2013 | 2 Comments“I’m fine the way I am.” “I won’t change for anyone.” “Why should I change?” We live in a world where society believes that acceptance is important. We are all...
Posted on 6 February , 2013 | 1 CommentI know people who can’t seem to let go. They hold grudges for perceived slights. They stress out about things that happened in the past that they can’t change now....
Posted on 4 February , 2013 | 2 CommentsI hear this starter sentence a lot: Even I don’t call myself a minimalist, but even I… [insert minimalist-ish sentence here] Examples of minimalist-ish sentences: …”don’t own more than 5...
Posted on 30 January , 2013 | 2 CommentsOne thing I’ve found in my life is that when I focus on what I don’t have, or when I focus too much on myself, I start to feel unhappy....
Posted on 25 January , 2013 | 7 CommentsI remember growing up, going to school, hoping to one day become a fireman. It lasted for a while and I then moved on to bigger dreams; policeman:) I guess...
Posted on 11 January , 2013 | 2 CommentsEvery day, I wake up with a great outlook on the day ahead, or at least try to do so. There are many reasons why that include my family and...
Posted on 21 December , 2012 | 1 CommentWhat if one of the first steps to minimalism was to get “zen” in our priorities? I feel everybody around me – me included – is running here and there....
Posted on 5 December , 2012 | 1 CommentOne of the most important things you can do for yourself is figure out what, exactly, you believe. This isn’t just about your religious/spiritual leanings, or your idea of what...
Posted on 14 November , 2012 | 2 CommentsIt can be easy to be judgmental of others’ lifestyle choices. I know: Sometimes I find myself judging those around me for what they find important. However, part of letting...
Posted on 22 October , 2012 | 8 CommentsWe as a society, have a problem with shaming others and not seeing the good in the actions others take. We shame others for even taking the smallest of steps...
Posted on 1 October , 2012 | 2 CommentsWhat is a better life? Everyone wants a better life, but what exactly is a better life? For some, it’s just having accessibly clean water , for others it’s having enough...
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