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
- Quote of the Month: Walt Disney
- Want to Sell Your Home? De-Clutter
- Quote Of The Month: Margaret B. Runbeck
- Do You Minimize Your Energy Consumption?
- Do You Take Pleasure in the Ordinary?
- Take breaks to enjoy something longer
- Good News: Technology Can’t Solve All Problems After All
- Fighting Clutter Creep in Your Home
- Smart power cord bar design for outlets
- Do You Make “Impulsive” Purchases?
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Posted on 3 March , 2014 | No Comments“Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.” ~ Margaret B. R
Posted on 26 February , 2014 | 1 CommentOne of the things that I’ve been thinking about lately is the quest that many of us have for novelty. We want new experiences and new things. However, while this...
Posted on 7 February , 2014 | No Comments“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.” ~ Mark Twain
Posted on 29 January , 2014 | 1 CommentI’ve long been someone who lets anger build up inside of me. It sometimes strains my relationship with my husband, because I’ll ignore something until I can’t any more. If...
Posted on 3 January , 2014 | 2 Comments“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” –Gandhi
Posted on 1 January , 2014 | 1 CommentThe turning over of a New Year means a lot of things to many different people. It’s not uncommon, even for those who don’t make New Year’s Resolutions, to reflect...
Posted on 30 December , 2013 | 4 CommentsA great question asked by a reader: Do you ever feel like you’re being torn between being minimalist and being frugal? My answer? YES! ALL THE TIME. Then put in...
Posted on 25 December , 2013 | 1 CommentToday is Christmas. Normally, I write and publish my posts on the same day. But, because today is Christmas, I’ve actually written this ahead of time and scheduled it. This...
Posted on 11 December , 2013 | 3 CommentsPlanning is generally a good thing. You want to have a plan for the future, so it makes sense to think ahead a little bit, and do your best to...
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Posted on 24 October , 2013 | 5 CommentsMany people think that minimalism = nomadism. While these two “isms” intersect quite a bit, the reality is that you don’t have to get rid of everything and live out...
Posted on 4 October , 2013 | No Comments“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.”–Albert Schweitzer
Posted on 25 September , 2013 | 1 CommentOften, the world conforms to our expectations. It’s not so much a matter of creation conforming to our will, as it is our perceptions bearing out our advanced expectations. I’ve...