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
- Managing Anger at Your Kids
- Returning to Meditation for Productivity and Health
- Tips for Simplifying Your Finances in the New Year
- Do You Buy Brands that “Do Good”?
- My Main Goal for This Year: More Time for Self-Improvement
- When Did You Tell Your Kids the Truth About Santa Claus?
- Holiday Minimalism: Where Do You Spend Your Time?
- Relationship Minimalism: Would You Be Richer as a Single?
- Fighting the Clutter Creep in a New Apartment
- Avoid the Crowds on Black Friday
Posted on 27 September , 2014 | 3 CommentsTweet Oh myyyyy! My wife and I had decided to do our annual trip to New York city to attend the US Open Tennis Championships among other things but this […]
Posted on 20 August , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet When I travel, I try to pack light. This is something I am trying to teach my son, who seems to think that he needs to bring everything that […]
Posted on 26 May , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet Inches away from a train. What a vibrant (but dangerous) life. This is absolutely why I travel. I am not a relaxed vacationer, I’m an adventurer who comes back […]
Posted on 9 May , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet Seeing this picture the first time, I didn’t think too much of it until I understood that this was not a hotel but actually a private cabin in a […]
Posted on 12 April , 2014 | No CommentsTweet Any trip to Europe has many options when it comes to visiting truly important historical locations. Today many Canadians are interested in a slightly different take on […]
Posted on 11 April , 2014 | No CommentsTweet wow…. I’m speechless, this is dinner in the Maldives:) I do hope it happens at some point for me:)
Posted on 21 March , 2014 | 5 CommentsTweet I always find it interesting to take a look at these rankings that are updated by the Economist magazine. They generally start with “New York City” and assign it […]
Posted on 14 March , 2014 | No CommentsTweet As most of you know, I published my own bucket list almost one year ago and I highly encourage all of you to do it. It’s incredibly inspiring for […]
Posted on 10 January , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet You might have heard that the FAA has finally relaxed its rules concerning the use of approved electronic devices on its airplanes. It’s no longer required to turn them […]
Posted on 6 January , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet In 2011, I basically took the whole year off to fly and travel. It may not seem very minimalist to some of you, but these are things I am […]
Posted on 29 November , 2013 | No CommentsTweet I understand that I’m somewhat biased here. A few years, my wife and I were enjoying our honeymoon in Vietnam. We had scheduled to end our trip in Thailand […]
Posted on 15 November , 2013 | No CommentsTweet I mentioned a few months ago that I was paying a lot more attention to loyalty programs these days. I’ve followed good advice in signing up for several different […]
Posted on 17 October , 2013 | No CommentsTweet I love to travel. However, travel tends to put me off my schedule. Everything from when I work to when I eat is turned upside down by travel. Sometimes, […]
Posted on 11 October , 2013 | 6 CommentsTweet I always love to look at studies like this. The Economist magazine does a ranking of the best cities in the world to live in. Not all cities are […]
Posted on 7 October , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet Living in a hotel seems to be a big topic for the blog because it’s unusual so I’ll go over a couple of things I do to keep everything […]