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 31 May , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet I had been warned over and over before my baby arrived. I would no longer have free time. I thought I knew what that meant but visibly, I had […]
Posted on 29 May , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet One of the essential tenets of minimalism is de-cluttering. The point is to de-clutter your home and get rid of the things that are unimportant to you, and that […]
Posted on 27 May , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet Most of us dream of receiving a financial windfall. While we aren’t too picky about the source, we just know that a windfall would be helpful in turning around […]
Posted on 24 May , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet To my parents and grandparents, I feel like retirement had a very clear meaning. You basically set money aside every month and at some point are able to stop […]
Posted on 22 May , 2013 | No CommentsTweet One of the seeming contradictions of living a minimalist lifestyle is the way that travel can increase your carbon footprint. Travel is a regular part of the minimalist lifestyle; […]
Posted on 20 May , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet This is how you can secure yourself (somewhat) from a world of hackers. Also, lot of passwords for security sites are usually: God or Admin. 😉 Complex, much? Is […]
Posted on 17 May , 2013 | 6 CommentsTweet In recent months there has been a pickup in discussions. What sparked it? Marissa Mayer, the recently named CEO of Yahoo announced earlier this year that work-from-home arrangements would […]
Posted on 15 May , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet Sometimes, I feel a little “down.” We all do. There have even been times when I’ve struggled for days — and even weeks — at a time. However, there […]
Posted on 13 May , 2013 | No CommentsTweet I love this. Multi-functional AND stylish? Yes please. Too bad its only a concept right now. Babyoom that could very well help save parents lots of money in the […]
Posted on 10 May , 2013 | 5 CommentsTweet Working in the financial industry, I’m very aware of the fact that saving is important. It’s important to start as early as possible and to increase whatever you can […]
Posted on 8 May , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet Not too long ago, I was on the verge of a breakdown. I wasn’t happy with the amount of work I was doing, and I didn’t feel as though […]
Posted on 6 May , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet Some people who learn that I went to any country where they REALLY don’t speak English (or a few broken words), always express amazement at my being able to […]
Posted on 3 May , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet Men have become the tools of their tools. Henry David Thoreau
Posted on 1 May , 2013 | 4 CommentsTweet We all like to have validation for our choices, and this includes the choice to live a minimalist lifestyle. Unfortunately, in our quest to feel as though we are […]