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
- A small space works for many uses, if you use dividers
- 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
Posted on 30 October , 2013 | No CommentsThis 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 then...
Posted on 23 October , 2013 | 1 CommentIt doesn’t take so long once you become parents to accumulate babies and kids’ stuff. Decluttering is of course the first part into getting organized. Toys and clothes that didn’t...
Posted on 19 October , 2013 | 5 CommentsAs a minimalist, technology can be very useful. Instead of piling up books, CDs, DVDs or else, we can keep it all up in one place and have quick access...
Posted on 21 August , 2013 | 4 CommentsMy son doesn’t do a lot in terms of “enrichment” activities. While he does take piano lessons and is involved in 4-H and Cub Scouts, and we’re looking for some...
Posted on 19 June , 2013 | 2 CommentsIt’s summer, and for me, that means camping. In many ways, camping is the ultimate minimalist vacation. You get out into nature, and you spend time without some of the...
Posted on 14 June , 2013 | 13 CommentsI used to read books about all kinds of different subjects… finance, sports, biographies, history, etc. When I’d do a trip to New York City, one of my favorite stops...
Posted on 26 April , 2013 | 2 CommentsAs many of you know, I’m a new father… it does not feel as new now but my baby boy just turned 6 months old so I guess that even...
Posted on 17 April , 2013 | 2 CommentsA couple of years ago, my son was big on complaining of boredom. If he wasn’t being entertained right now, it was a major issue. I wondered why he couldn’t...
Posted on 13 March , 2013 | 2 CommentsIn my household, we’re striking a balance between my love of experiences and the fact that my husband likes things. So far, it’s worked out reasonably well, since my husband...
Posted on 12 December , 2012 | 3 CommentsIt’s a little easier to live a low-key lifestyle when you are single, or if it’s just you and a like-minded partner. When you have kids, things can get a...
Posted on 23 November , 2012 | 2 CommentsAs many of you know, my wife gave birth to a baby boy in June, transforming our lives in so many different ways. Almost all of them are fascinating, incredible...
Posted on 10 August , 2012 | 3 CommentsFirst off, thank you for even starting to read this post. I know that zodiac signs can seem a bit silly and there’s no doubt that many take them too...
Posted on 8 June , 2012 | 10 CommentsWow, last Friday, i attended an incedibly interesting information conference regarding all of the different things that parents-to-be would likely be shopping for in anticipation of the arrival of their...