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
- 7 Tasty Products the World is Running Out Of
- Happiness is Found in Experiences
- Hacking Life
- Houses and Development: My Three Main Concerns
- My Minimalist Exercise Plan
- 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
Posted on 23 February , 2015 | 4 CommentsTweet A friend of mine shared with me this Atlantic article: Buy Experiences, Not Things. It explains the results of a recent study that shows people tend to be happier […]
Posted on 2 February , 2015 | No CommentsTweet There have been periods in my life in which I was not that active, although I’ve always liked to be. I’m glad to notice that it’s been about three […]
Posted on 17 December , 2014 | 3 CommentsTweet When we think of holiday minimalism, many of us think of reducing our expenses through limiting gifts and other forms of consumerism. One of the aspects of holiday minimalism […]
Posted on 24 November , 2014 | No CommentsTweet THIS is living in style. Minimalist? Perhaps not, but it’s mobile, which is very appealing to me. It’s a two-floor luxury trailer to relax in as well. At 55-feet […]
Posted on 17 November , 2014 | No CommentsTweet The only words I want to be able to really own (one day, some day) is: I’ve met myself at my needs What this all means to me: I […]
Posted on 6 October , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet Uttered by my loving sister, of course. I can’t get exasperated with her, because she’s one of those loungers, and having a couch is her be-all and end-all. Credit […]
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 27 August , 2014 | No CommentsTweet It’s been an interesting few days. I’ve moved across the country. However, as is often the case when you have someone else do the bulk of the moving on […]
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 30 June , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet Love this! See more here.
Posted on 18 June , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet 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 30 May , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet Drones used to be seen as these high tech machines that the US military was using for operations all around the world. Then, Amazon announced last year that it […]
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 4 April , 2014 | No CommentsTweet Minimalism is not a style, it is an attitude, a way of being. It’s a fundamental reaction against noise, visual noise, disorder, vulgarity. Minimalism is the pursuit of the […]
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 […]