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
- Condos: The Ultimate Minimalist Home
- Labels are Not For People… brought to you by?
- Minimalist Healthy Snacks for the Summer
- When Was the Last Time You Felt Passionate?
- Kids Won’t Change You…
- What is Your Inner Schedule and How to Make it Work
- Short Travels: Suitcase for Kids
- Why My Happiness is More Important than My Children’s
- Moving to Green Personal Care: Sunscreen and Mascara
- Communicate With an Agent to Save More on Your Policy
Posted on 5 March , 2014 | No CommentsTweet Lately, we’ve been thinking about moving. My husband is looking for jobs, and that might mean a move. And, even if we end up staying in the same locality, […]
Posted on 3 March , 2014 | No CommentsTweet “Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.” ~ Margaret B. R
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 26 February , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet One of the things that I’ve been thinking about lately is the quest that many of us have for novelty. We want new experiences and new things. However, while […]
Posted on 24 February , 2014 | No CommentsTweet Know how there’s a saying: “Absence makes the heart grow fonder“? Apparently that principle rings true for luxuries and pleasures of life as well. Check out this survey: Nelson […]
Posted on 22 February , 2014 | No CommentsTweet This might be an obvious statement but it’s true. If you think about companies that are able to automate a lot of what they do, Google and Facebook would […]
Posted on 19 February , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet A few weeks ago, I went up to my parents’ house to help prepare the kitchen for a major remodel. My parents are completely redoing their kitchen, and I […]
Posted on 17 February , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet Nothing grates on me more than having to figure out a configuration for my power bar because it won’t fit my bulkier adapters. I usually remove a few items […]
Posted on 15 February , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet Every time I enter a Starbucks and see a line, it makes me wonder. Why in the world does a company that is generally so in “sync” with its […]
Posted on 12 February , 2014 | No CommentsTweet A few days ago, Pat Flynn posted this question on his Facebook page: Ok, tell the truth…what percentage of the clothes that you own do you actually wear? I […]
Posted on 10 February , 2014 | No CommentsTweet This deaf woman named Sloan Churman got an implant that uses eardrum vibrations to bring sound back to her ear. Watch as she hears her own voice for the […]
Posted on 7 February , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.” ~ Mark Twain
Posted on 5 February , 2014 | 8 CommentsTweet Many people know that I’m an avid reader. As a result, when people are looking for reading options, they often ask me about my Kindle experience, and why I […]
Posted on 3 February , 2014 | No CommentsTweet By Ursus Wehrli. Quite striking and sort of appeals to my slight OCD nature (but if you’ve seen me nest while working on a project, you’d think I […]
Posted on 29 January , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet I’ve long been someone who lets anger build up inside of me. It sometimes strains my relationship with my husband, because I’ll ignore something until I can’t any more. […]