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 15 August , 2012 | 19 CommentsTweet The other day I went out with just a jacket, jeans, my minimalist silver ID wallet and my iPod Touch. See below: Nothing else. I cannot tell you […]
Posted on 14 August , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet Cooking in a hotel room is our thing. We didn’t have to really do it in Hong Kong (but it was hard NOT to with all the fresh food), […]
Posted on 13 August , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet Yes I am using the word “literally” to mean that they are made out of trash. (Wow! The first correct usage of literally on my blog :P) Since 1996, […]
Posted on 10 August , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet First off, thank you for even starting to read this post. I know that zodiac signs can seem a bit silly and there’s no doubt that many take them […]
Posted on 8 August , 2012 | 6 CommentsTweet Life is way more interesting if you are challenged at every turn, even sinking down to the very bottom depths of despair, than if everything were to come too […]
Posted on 7 August , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet HONG KONG Aside from having some of the best markets I’ve ever come across in the world, Hong Kong also had the best prepared foods (GREAT for traveling as […]
Posted on 6 August , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet “Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything” -George Bernard Shaw Irish playwright and co-founder of the London School of Economics
Posted on 3 August , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet The other day I read an interesting article in the NY Times about how “busy” we all are these days. I unfortunately see myself in that new tendancy. I […]
Posted on 31 July , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet I love temples. I just love them, so I can’t stay away from one if I see it on a map. This one is a temple that was lovingly […]
Posted on 30 July , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet Have you ever once said “That’s impossible!” in your life? I have. Many times, and I even do it to this day, still not having learned from my mistakes […]
Posted on 27 July , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet It’s funny how life is sometimes. Like so many of you, life sometimes feel like it’s a big swirl with so many things happening, dates and appointments to remember, […]
Posted on 25 July , 2012 | No CommentsTweet I went to Europe twice in 2011. The first time it was to Portugal and Spain. The second time, it was to Paris, London, Stockholm, Vienna and Brussels. TRAVEL […]
Posted on 24 July , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet We got there SUPER EARLY for tourists (7 a.m.) because it was our last day in Beijing. Paid a very small admission to enter, and while nothing was open […]
Posted on 20 July , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet Many goals or accomplishments are celebrated at the end. I remember my prom, getting my first job, getting married and I’m sure that the day my kid steps into […]