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
- The Road to Buying Your First House Can Be a Real Obstacle Course
- Minimalist Lifestyle – Short Essay
- 15 Best Twitter Accounts to Learn About Market Commodities
- How to Choose a Credit Card as a College Student
- How to Trade Binary Options Through Various Asset Classes
- 4 Tips for Minimalist Real Estate Investors
- So You Want to Try One-Touch Binary Options Trading?
- Quote of the Month: Imagination Will Take You Everywhere
- Is “Pay Yourself First” a Cliché?
- A Family of 5 With One Car – Extreme Frugality or Common Sense?
Posted on 31 July , 2013 | 5 CommentsTweet As a family, we’ve been working on improving our eating habits. One of the things we’ve done is reduce the amount of red meat that we eat. So far, […]
Posted on 29 July , 2013 | No CommentsTweet Quite impressive. It’s like a pre-fab building. Can’t say they aren’t efficient. “Case in point: this 15-story Ark Hotel in Changsha, China was literally built in six days. It’s […]
Posted on 26 July , 2013 | 7 CommentsTweet By now, it’s unlikely that you’ve not heard about AirBnB. The website would still be considered new by most of us but it’s been gaining members by the millions […]
Posted on 24 July , 2013 | 5 CommentsTweet My husband just got back from a job interview with a university. We’ve been on pins and needles about this job for about a month now. It started when […]
Posted on 22 July , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet Is it what grades you get in school that makes it worthwhile, or that you learned something? When I was a student, everyone fought for ‘the best grades’ of […]
Posted on 19 July , 2013 | 6 CommentsTweet I don’t know about you but personally, knowing when and how much to tip often gives me headaches. When I go to a restaurant in my own city, I […]
Posted on 17 July , 2013 | 7 CommentsTweet Sometimes, when we talk about de-cluttering, and getting rid of stuff, we make it sound so easy. Just sell it, give it away, or donate it, right? Unfortunately, many […]
Posted on 15 July , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet Love this. I am not blind nor do I know anyone who is, but I can just imagine how hard it must be to have to constantly use your […]
Posted on 12 July , 2013 | 4 CommentsTweet Do you have your own bucket list? That list of things you’d love to do, experience or have in your lifetime? I’ve often heard about such lists in movies […]
Posted on 10 July , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet If you want to improve your life and your outlook a little bit, consider adding a little more exposure to nature. I just returned from a camping trip in […]
Posted on 8 July , 2013 | 8 CommentsTweet Oh how embarrassing. I am estimating I’ll only reach 10 out of the 100 listed here! It looks like a lot of places I haven’t been yet, like India […]
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 […]