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?
Posted on 17 February , 2014 | 1 CommentNothing grates on me more than having to figure out a configuration for my power bar because it won’t fit my bulkier adapters. I usually remove a few items that...
Posted on 8 January , 2014 | 2 CommentsRecently, I’ve been experimenting a bit with productivity. As I’ve tried different strategies to improve my productivity and make more time for myself so that I can work on improving...
Posted on 16 December , 2013 | No CommentsThis doesn’t surprise me in the least. We all need to sleep, eat & drink, do some household stuff and work. However, I do find it interesting that watching...
Posted on 4 December , 2013 | No CommentsOne of the hardest things in life is knowing when to stop. When do you stop buying stuff? Stop working? Stop worrying about something? I’ve been struggling a lot lately...
Posted on 2 December , 2013 | 1 CommentEverybody already seems to know the answer to success: Know someone who is out of debt? Oh it’s because they put everything they had towards it. Know someone who has...
Posted on 6 November , 2013 | 1 CommentOne of the keys to productivity is minimizing distractions. Distractedness makes it difficult to stay on task, and to accomplish what you want to get done. If you want to...
Posted on 9 October , 2013 | 1 CommentI’ve been very tired lately. I’ve had a few late nights as I get ready for FinCon, and as I get my book ready for publication. (It’s supposed to come...
Posted on 4 September , 2013 | No CommentsOne of the focuses of many minimalists is to increase productivity. When you are able to get more done in less time, it leaves your day free for the things...
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 20 May , 2013 | 1 CommentThis is how you can secure yourself (somewhat) from a world of hackers. Also, lot of passwords for security sites are usually: God or Admin. Complex, much? Is your Google...
Posted on 10 May , 2013 | 5 CommentsWorking in the financial industry, I’m very aware of the fact that saving is important. It’s important to start as early as possible and to increase whatever you can set...
Posted on 10 April , 2013 | 3 CommentsOne of the things I am learning firsthand right now is that your health can have an impact on your productivity. If you want to improve your productivity, one of...
Posted on 8 April , 2013 | 3 CommentsFrom Business Insider: The key to great success is working harder in short bursts of time. Then give yourself a break before getting back to work. The trick is staying...
Posted on 11 March , 2013 | 3 CommentsWhenever someone says: There just isn’t enough time in a day to do everything! I instinctively reflect on my life and whether I think and feel the same way. The...
Posted on 4 March , 2013 | 6 CommentsThe one thing that really gets my goat is being late. I loathe being late for anything. I am always the one who is half an hour to 10 minutes...