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
- 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
- Will Smith’s $1.8 million-dollar mobile home
Posted on 7 January , 2015 | No CommentsTweet When it comes to minimalism, one of the reasons given for making efforts to live with less is the “good” it does. From reducing your carbon footprint to cutting […]
Posted on 11 August , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet Recycling at its best, folks. The town of San Pablo, Philippines recycles old plastic bottles to build a new school. They collected bottles at the event and the Bottle School […]
Exploding Population and Trash Solution: Build your own plastic bottle island like this man, RichardPosted on 28 July , 2014 | No CommentsTweet Via Boing Boing
Posted on 16 April , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet Not too long ago, I talked to a man who lives the tiny house lifestyle. My conversation with him got me thinking about living in smaller spaces, and the […]
Posted on 27 February , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet I ran across this stunning chart and was floored. It’s so easy to take for granted the energy that we consume and this chart certainly puts that into perspective. […]
Posted on 24 January , 2014 | No CommentsTweet I sometimes wonder if our new way of living will have an impact on our health down the road. Think about all of the things that were proven to […]
Posted on 18 December , 2013 | 4 CommentsTweet My husband returned from the grocery store the other day with a bunch of bananas sporting an “organic” sticker. It’s a nice thought, eating organic food, since it conjures […]
Posted on 18 November , 2013 | No CommentsTweet If the world of close to 7 billion had to live like people crammed into one city, this is what it’d look like: Via Daily What Paris is impressively […]
Posted on 30 September , 2013 | 4 CommentsTweet From The National Geographic: Sad.
Posted on 13 September , 2013 | No CommentsTweet I read an article not so long ago about a 42 year-old artist, Gregory Kloehn, who completely transformed a dumpster into a functional home. Of course, it is a […]
Posted on 26 August , 2013 | 9 CommentsTweet Giethoorn in Holland uses little rivers and quiet boats to travel around the town. Credit And these are the quiet little boats they use: Credit I am not sure […]
Posted on 31 July , 2013 | 4 CommentsTweet As a family, we’ve been working on improving our eating habits. One of the things we’ve done is reduce the amount of red meat that we eat. So far, […]
Posted on 10 July , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet If you want to improve your life and your outlook a little bit, consider adding a little more exposure to nature. I just returned from a camping trip in […]
Posted on 22 May , 2013 | No CommentsTweet One of the seeming contradictions of living a minimalist lifestyle is the way that travel can increase your carbon footprint. Travel is a regular part of the minimalist lifestyle; […]
Posted on 27 March , 2013 | No CommentsTweet The tenets of minimalism go hand in hand with sustainability. When you make an effort to live better with less stuff, you automatically reduce your impact on the environment. […]