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
- Downsizing: How to Decide What to Get Rid Of
- Wishful travelers and the money trees in Britain
- Do You Have a Credit “False Alarm” Slowing You Down?
- Aesop’s Fable: The Farmer and the Stork
- Forced Minimalism: Moving to a Smaller Place
- Your First Apartment: Stocking up on the essentials
- Quote of the month: Abraham Lincoln
- Hold to Minimalist Principles and Don’t Fall for Ads
- Minimalist Art: From 1 sheet of paper
- Is Life Getting More Complicated Because Of Technology?
Posted on 23 June , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet To recap, you can read about my love affair with AwesomeNotes for $3.99 in these posts. (Stupid name, great application) I am constantly trying to improve my organizational skills, […]
Posted on 31 March , 2014 | No CommentsTweet I’ve talked about not wasting your time on unproductive tasks, but consider that you should not waste others’ time either. Commit and follow through, or don’t commit at all. […]
Posted on 24 March , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet I’m a consultant, so generally I have to travel to different cities (hence the mobile minimalism mindset) and basically temporarily live where the clients are. Sometimes my expenses are […]
Posted on 17 February , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet Nothing 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 […]
Posted on 8 January , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet Recently, 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 […]
Posted on 16 December , 2013 | No CommentsTweet This 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 […]
Posted on 4 December , 2013 | No CommentsTweet One 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 […]
Posted on 2 December , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet Everybody 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 […]
Posted on 6 November , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet One 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 […]
Posted on 9 October , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet I’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 […]
Posted on 4 September , 2013 | No CommentsTweet One 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 […]
Posted on 14 June , 2013 | 13 CommentsTweet I 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 […]
Posted on 20 May , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet This 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 […]
Posted on 10 May , 2013 | 5 CommentsTweet Working 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 […]
Posted on 10 April , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet One 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 […]