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
- Decluttering and Clearing Your Mind
- Beautiful graffiti I’d welcome with my arms wide open!
- How Often Do You Give Compliments?
- Traveling alone and want to take pictures of yourself there? No problem!
- I Like Buying Nice Things
- Organizing Books on a Bookcase: Stop Motion
- In Which I Discover That I *Need* a Chair
- Richness is when you need no more
- On Packing Light
- Roll it Experimental Housing / University of Karlsruhe
Decluttering & Organizing Archive
Posted on 17 September , 2014 | No CommentsTweet I’ve noticed that, when I want to think better, it helps to have a decluttered area. I’ve known this for a long time, but sometimes we are treated to […]
Posted on 3 September , 2014 | No CommentsTweet I’ve managed to make it to my new home. My family has been in place for a little less than two weeks, and we are getting to know the […]
Posted on 1 September , 2014 | No CommentsTweet Making organizing a bookshelf fun. It also shows you some great ways to be able to organize your books, like by colour or even backwards! Via Apartment Therapy
Posted on 6 August , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet Not too long ago I heard about a book called “Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less.” Of course, for minimalists, the idea behind this book is nothing new. According […]
Posted on 23 July , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet My family is moving across the country and into an apartment that has 250 fewer square feet than our house. This move is forcing us to downsize a bit […]
Posted on 9 July , 2014 | 6 CommentsTweet We’ve lived in what many consider a “small” home for about seven years. However, things are changing. Mainly because my husband got a job on the other side of […]
Posted on 27 June , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet I’m a big believer in technology as you probably know by now. All of these online services provide incredible opportunities to connect, discover, live, etc. There’s Also A Drag […]
Posted on 18 June , 2014 | No CommentsTweet One of the things I like best about the minimalist philosophy is that it forces you to really think about what’s most important to you. If you are going […]
Posted on 18 April , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet My wife and I talk a lot and used to have a bunch of lists that we’d either write to each other, or leave in the kitchen, etc. We […]
Posted on 19 March , 2014 | No CommentsTweet One of the things I’ve noticed about technology is that it has great potential for helping me apply minimalist principles to my life. In fact, technology has helped me […]
Posted on 5 March , 2014 | No CommentsTweet Lately, we’ve been thinking about moving. My husband is looking for jobs, and that might mean a move. And, even if we end up staying in the same locality, […]
Posted on 19 February , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet A few weeks ago, I went up to my parents’ house to help prepare the kitchen for a major remodel. My parents are completely redoing their kitchen, and I […]
Posted on 12 February , 2014 | No CommentsTweet A few days ago, Pat Flynn posted this question on his Facebook page: Ok, tell the truth…what percentage of the clothes that you own do you actually wear? I […]
Posted on 3 February , 2014 | No CommentsTweet By Ursus Wehrli. Quite striking and sort of appeals to my slight OCD nature (but if you’ve seen me nest while working on a project, you’d think I […]
Posted on 1 January , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet The 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 […]