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
- Introducing Kids to Paying It Forward
- Less Room, More Money: The Pros and Cons of Tiny House Living
- Mansion Dreams: The Reality of Living in an Old, Large Home
- Downsize Your Life Without Cramping Your Style and Save Major Money
- Tiny Houses: The Key to Live the Best?
- Top 25 Pictures On Human Race
- Schools Around the World
- Why Autumn is Important
- Help Wanted From Readers: How to Organise a One Week Travel for a Family of Five?
- I Have A Two-Stair Classic Style Home: Am I Still a Minimalist?
Posted on 5 July , 2013 | 10 CommentsTweet Have you ever read the book “Outliers” by Malcolm Gladwell? He has been one of the more vocal voices of this rule. What is it? I do recommend that […]
Posted on 3 July , 2013 | 7 CommentsTweet My family might be moving soon. My husband has been applying for full-time professor gigs, since he’s kind of tired of the whole adjunct thing. We don’t know if […]
Posted on 1 July , 2013 | No CommentsTweet “Today, of Americans officially designated as ‘poor,’ 99 percent have electricity, running water, flush toilets, and a refrigerator; 95 percent have a television, 88 percent a telephone, 71 percent […]
Posted on 28 June , 2013 | 13 CommentsTweet I’ve been meaning to write a full bucket list and still have a few more items I’d like to add on there. Here are of the main categories that […]
Posted on 26 June , 2013 | 6 CommentsTweet There was a time when I couldn’t imagine using an ereader. An electronic device for my reading pleasure? Blasphemy! After all, one of the joys of reading is that […]
Posted on 21 June , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet This morning, I ended up reading a very interesting post about “the best investment you can make”. It had been mentioned by a financial website that I visit so […]
Posted on 19 June , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet It’s summer, and for me, that means camping. In many ways, camping is the ultimate minimalist vacation. You get out into nature, and you spend time without some of […]
Posted on 17 June , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet This would be neat to have poolside. If I had a pool. And a house. Victor M. Aleman calls it the Loopita Bonita lounger, and I like the way […]
Posted on 14 June , 2013 | 13 CommentsTweet I used to read books about all kinds of different subjects… finance, sports, biographies, history, etc. When I’d do a trip to New York City, one of my favorite […]
Posted on 12 June , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet One of the things I love about simplifying my lifestyle is the way that it allows me more freedom to do what I love. While I still sometimes have […]
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 | 6 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 | 4 CommentsTweet 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 […]