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
- Downsizing: How to Decide What to Get Rid Of
- Wishful travelers and the money trees in Britain
- Do You Have a Credit “False Alarm” Slowing You Down?
- Aesop’s Fable: The Farmer and the Stork
- Forced Minimalism: Moving to a Smaller Place
- Your First Apartment: Stocking up on the essentials
- Quote of the month: Abraham Lincoln
- Hold to Minimalist Principles and Don’t Fall for Ads
- Minimalist Art: From 1 sheet of paper
- Is Life Getting More Complicated Because Of Technology?
Posted on 2 November , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet A few years ago, I was able to take 15 days off or so and leave with my sister to South Africa which turned out to be an incredible […]
Posted on 31 October , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet When work becomes stressful, you still have 10 things on your To Do list that have to get done this week and you feel frazzled, how do you relax? […]
Posted on 29 October , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet Many people talk about being a slave to any of the following: debt money your job cigarettes coffee image and status car house Some are even proud to admit […]
Posted on 26 October , 2012 | 7 CommentsTweet In the past year, I moved into a new place and had my first kid. I live in a residential place but near my place there is one pharmacy […]
Posted on 24 October , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet I’ve been quite happy lately, going through my home and purging some of the possessions we’ve managed to gather in the five years that we’ve lived here. I dislike […]
Posted on 22 October , 2012 | 9 CommentsTweet We as a society, have a problem with shaming others and not seeing the good in the actions others take. We shame others for even taking the smallest of […]
Posted on 19 October , 2012 | 6 CommentsTweet Last month, I had 2 quick trips planned. A big part of the reason why they were so quick is obviously because I have a 2 month old […]
Posted on 17 October , 2012 | No CommentsTweet Hi, this is Pete:) Today, I’m very happy to announce that we now have 3rd writer, Miranda who will be sharing her very unique perspective on minimalism, she is […]
Posted on 15 October , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet Feel like you’re in a rut and you aren’t making any progress? Sometimes I get to the point where I think: Ugh. Same old same old. I feel like […]
Posted on 12 October , 2012 | 10 CommentsTweet As I continue to work on simplifying my life and my mind, one clear challenge for me is disconnecting from my email. I have a smartphone paid by work […]
Posted on 10 October , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet We all know about minimalism in general, especially for houses, but from my trip to Asia, here are some more interesting ways to be minimalist, even in your […]
Posted on 8 October , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet When you go on a vacation, do you really relax? For me, it depends. I obviously love to travel so I like to visit other countries where I’ve been […]
Posted on 5 October , 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet Today, on my way to work, I started thinking about much things have chnaged in the past year. I’ve been incredibly fortunate and blessed. In the past year I’ve: […]
Posted on 3 October , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet “A small group of thoughtful people could change the world. Indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has” – Margaret Mead American Cultural Anthropologist
Posted on 1 October , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet What is a better life? Everyone wants a better life, but what exactly is a better life? For some, it’s just having accessibly clean water , for others it’s having […]