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
- 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
- When Did You Tell Your Kids the Truth About Santa Claus?
Posted on 29 March , 2013 | 6 CommentsTweet I’ve discussed how one habit that I’m trying to get rid of is drinking soft drinks. It’s a challenge for me. I also drink a Red Bull once in […]
Posted on 27 March , 2013 | No CommentsTweet The tenets of minimalism go hand in hand with sustainability. When you make an effort to live better with less stuff, you automatically reduce your impact on the environment. […]
Posted on 25 March , 2013 | 5 CommentsTweet These 10 essential pieces are otherwise known as my powerhouse items mentioned in my 10 Steps tp get your wardrobe to where you want it to be. If I […]
Posted on 22 March , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet Have you ever had the feeling that de-cluttering doesn’t only apply to materials? We almost all have at least one friendship that we bear since high school or even […]
Posted on 20 March , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet One of the first things that many assume about minimalism is that you have to get rid of everything in order to really be living the lifestyle. But is […]
Posted on 15 March , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet One of the best ways to express your minimalism is to give gifts that help others. With Mother’s Day coming up, you can plan to give a gift that […]
Posted on 15 March , 2013 | 4 CommentsTweet First, let me start off by saying that no, I’m not being paid in any way to write about Fitbit, there’s no other incentive than to discuss a device […]
Posted on 13 March , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet In my household, we’re striking a balance between my love of experiences and the fact that my husband likes things. So far, it’s worked out reasonably well, since my […]
Posted on 11 March , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet Whenever someone says: There just isn’t enough time in a day to do everything! I instinctively reflect on my life and whether I think and feel the same way. […]
Posted on 8 March , 2013 | 6 CommentsTweet Today I stumbled upon a nice chart from the Economist magazine that you can see on the right. Basically, the study looks into different factors to determine where the “best […]
Posted on 6 March , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet “I’m fine the way I am.” “I won’t change for anyone.” “Why should I change?” We live in a world where society believes that acceptance is important. We are […]
Posted on 4 March , 2013 | 6 CommentsTweet The one thing that really gets my goat is being late. I loathe being late for anything. I am always the one who is half an hour to 10 […]
Posted on 1 March , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take” – Wayne Gretzky Called “The Great One” because he was the best hockey player in the world until he retired […]
Posted on 27 February , 2013 | No CommentsTweet For many of us, it’s common to connect stuff with happiness. It’s often seen as a status thing. The more stuff you have, the “cooler” you are — especially […]