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
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- Using Cloud Services For Better Communications
- The Advantages of Living in Smaller Spaces
- A Village of 100 People
- The great beauty of Rome: an alternative guide
- Having Dinner In Paradise?
- What is Mortgage Life Insurance, and Do You Need the Protection?
- Nutella Jars turn into great drinking glasses afterwards
- Quote of the Month: Massimo Vignelli
Archive for December, 2009
Posted on 31 December , 2009 | 2 CommentsTweet Here’s to the best year of our lives… …and to the next year that will top all the rest! Thanks for being such great readers and kind commenters! Please […]
Posted on 30 December , 2009 | 8 CommentsTweet I read an interesting article in the New York Times a while back called “Beauty and the Bento Box” It talks mostly about Japanese culture, and how they as […]
Posted on 28 December , 2009 | 9 CommentsTweet Reader Mary wrote in: I was wondering if you could do a post on organizing your computer, in particular in organizing your photos. I have a Mac and try […]
Posted on 26 December , 2009 | 12 CommentsTweet I am not sure how many of you do this, but every 6 months, I go through the kitchen and re-organize it a little. I look at how my […]
Posted on 25 December , 2009 | No CommentsTweet This post marks the first Christmas of this brand new blog that started on September 8th 2009. Thanks for following so diligently, and don’t be shy in letting me […]
Posted on 24 December , 2009 | 3 CommentsTweet But I found this graphic presented by Online Education to be well… educational! Just some quick facts to help put the season into perspective. I read somewhere that 90% […]
Posted on 24 December , 2009 | 1 CommentTweet I’ve been building up a list of these for a while, but haven’t gotten around to posting them. Enjoy! Hidden Bathroom tile storage Kind of neat. I’d be worried […]
Posted on 23 December , 2009 | 8 CommentsTweet I am talking about pressuring companies to stop putting unnecessary packaging on items. I know some of it looks cute — plastic confetti, extra tissue paper — and some […]
Posted on 21 December , 2009 | 12 CommentsTweet It’s a lot of time, like an entire intensive weekend, but totally worth it in the end when you look at your neat, organized closet. So here’s how I […]
Posted on 19 December , 2009 | 14 CommentsTweet You know what I’m talking about. Disposables. Disposable items that we use once or twice, and then toss into the garbage to be toted off to a landfill. Not […]
Posted on 18 December , 2009 | No CommentsTweet Designed to be capable of extracting water from the air, condensing it and using the water to give the plants a nice drink. This magic is achieved thanks to […]
Posted on 17 December , 2009 | 6 CommentsTweet All the more reason why I drink tap. Presented by Online Education
Posted on 16 December , 2009 | 15 CommentsTweet French women have a certain je ne sais quoi and the article says a lot of it has to do with the way they’ve simplified their lives. We could […]
Posted on 14 December , 2009 | 5 CommentsTweet … go far beyond just the price of the items. We also have to deal with the consequences of having stuff. We have to: Move it out of the […]
Posted on 12 December , 2009 | 1 CommentTweet It might sound counter intuitive considering I just did a post on Productivity on Saturday, but I feel like I put myself under a lot of pressure. I want […]