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
- What Does Retirement Mean To You?
- Tips for Reducing Your Carbon Footprint while Traveling
- Statistics on Passwords and Tips on How to Make Them Better
- Working From Home… Is It Good Or Bad?
- 10 Actions That Can Help You Feel Better Now
- Babyoom grows with your baby
- Spending Or Saving?
- Improve Your Life By Setting Priorities
- You don’t really need to know the language
- Quote of the Month: Henry David Thoreau
Posted on 17 May , 2013 | 3 CommentsIn recent months there has been a pickup in discussions. What sparked it? Marissa Mayer, the recently named CEO of Yahoo announced earlier this year that work-from-home arrangements would no...
Posted on 8 May , 2013 | No CommentsNot too long ago, I was on the verge of a breakdown. I wasn’t happy with the amount of work I was doing, and I didn’t feel as though I...
Posted on 3 May , 2013 | 2 CommentsMen have become the tools of their tools. Henry David Thoreau
Posted on 1 May , 2013 | 3 CommentsWe all like to have validation for our choices, and this includes the choice to live a minimalist lifestyle. Unfortunately, in our quest to feel as though we are doing...
Posted on 29 April , 2013 | 1 CommentLast weekend, my wife and I did our first spring cleaning since moving into the new house. It was a bit overdue but we had been forced to push it...
Posted on 26 April , 2013 | 1 CommentAs many of you know, I’m a new father… it does not feel as new now but my baby boy just turned 6 months old so I guess that even...
Posted on 24 April , 2013 | 6 CommentsRecently, I bought my first iPhone. I’ve been against buying a smart phone for years, mainly because we have a home phone, and my Tracfone does well enough. However, my...
Posted on 22 April , 2013 | 4 CommentsPeople always ask me what I do with photos when I travel or keep moving so often. Do I hang photographs of people I love, and which pictures do I...
Posted on 17 April , 2013 | 1 CommentA couple of years ago, my son was big on complaining of boredom. If he wasn’t being entertained right now, it was a major issue. I wondered why he couldn’t...
Posted on 5 April , 2013 | No Comments“Whether you think you can or think you can’t, you’re right.” – Henry Ford American industrialist, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and sponsor of the development of the...
Posted on 25 March , 2013 | 1 CommentThese 10 essential pieces are otherwise known as my powerhouse items mentioned in my 10 Steps tp get your wardrobe to where you want it to be. If I had...
Posted on 20 March , 2013 | 2 CommentsOne of the first things that many assume about minimalism is that you have to get rid of everything in order to really be living the lifestyle. But is that...
Posted on 15 March , 2013 | 2 CommentsOne of the best ways to express your minimalism is to give gifts that help others. With Mother’s Day coming up, you can plan to give a gift that keeps...
Posted on 1 March , 2013 | 1 CommentYou miss 100% of the shots you don’t take” – Wayne Gretzky Called “The Great One” because he was the best hockey player in the world until he retired in...