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
- 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
- Do You Live According to Your Priorities?
- Don’t waste other people’s time
Posted on 10 June , 2013 | No CommentsTweet “The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.” Walter Bagehot English businessman, essayist and journalist
Posted on 7 June , 2013 | 5 CommentsTweet I don’t know about you, but even as someone who does not feel like I need much in my life, I certainly feel like seeing this resort and swimming […]
Posted on 5 June , 2013 | 6 CommentsTweet Over the past few months, I’ve been making it a point to improve my physical health. While it’s been years since I’ve been really unhealthy, I’m making a better […]
Posted on 3 June , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet The short answer? Yes. Yes you can. The long answer? You have to be organized to make sure you have everything you need. THERE IS NO REAL DIFFERENCE BETWEEN […]
Posted on 31 May , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet I had been warned over and over before my baby arrived. I would no longer have free time. I thought I knew what that meant but visibly, I had […]
Posted on 29 May , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet One of the essential tenets of minimalism is de-cluttering. The point is to de-clutter your home and get rid of the things that are unimportant to you, and that […]
Posted on 27 May , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet Most of us dream of receiving a financial windfall. While we aren’t too picky about the source, we just know that a windfall would be helpful in turning around […]
Posted on 24 May , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet To my parents and grandparents, I feel like retirement had a very clear meaning. You basically set money aside every month and at some point are able to stop […]
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 20 May , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet This is how you can secure yourself (somewhat) from a world of hackers. Also, lot of passwords for security sites are usually: God or Admin. Complex, much? Is your […]
Posted on 17 May , 2013 | 6 CommentsTweet In 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 […]
Posted on 15 May , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet Sometimes, I feel a little “down.” We all do. There have even been times when I’ve struggled for days — and even weeks — at a time. However, there […]
Posted on 13 May , 2013 | No CommentsTweet I love this. Multi-functional AND stylish? Yes please. Too bad its only a concept right now. Babyoom that could very well help save parents lots of money in the […]
Posted on 10 May , 2013 | 5 CommentsTweet Working in the financial industry, I’m very aware of the fact that saving is important. It’s important to start as early as possible and to increase whatever you can […]