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
- Beautiful graffiti I’d welcome with my arms wide open!
- How Often Do You Give Compliments?
- Traveling alone and want to take pictures of yourself there? No problem!
- I Like Buying Nice Things
- Organizing Books on a Bookcase: Stop Motion
- In Which I Discover That I *Need* a Chair
- Richness is when you need no more
- On Packing Light
- Roll it Experimental Housing / University of Karlsruhe
- Staying Calm When You’re Not in Control
Posted on 12 December , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet It’s a little easier to live a low-key lifestyle when you are single, or if it’s just you and a like-minded partner. When you have kids, things can get […]
Posted on 10 December , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet “Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become your character. Watch your character, it […]
Posted on 7 December , 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet After finally upgrading to an iPhone, I’m now trying to discover the interesting apps. One that I installed a few days ago is “lift”. It’s a very simple one. […]
Posted on 5 December , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet One of the most important things you can do for yourself is figure out what, exactly, you believe. This isn’t just about your religious/spiritual leanings, or your idea of […]
Posted on 3 December , 2012 | 8 CommentsTweet Whenever I go on vacation, I am not myself. You know, the self that I am at home or in my own country. I gawk more and I dress […]
Posted on 30 November , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet I’ve been fortunate to do quite a bit of travelling in Europe, Asia, Africa, etc. One thing that I never get tired of is going to a public location […]
Posted on 28 November , 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet Often, in our society, we look up to those who are busy. If you aren’t practically buried under the load of things that you “need” to get done, you […]
Posted on 26 November , 2012 | 6 CommentsTweet I am really not a fan of conventional souvenirs like mugs, magnets, postcards or anything that screams: I was there as a tourist and I want you to know […]
Posted on 23 November , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet As many of you know, my wife gave birth to a baby boy in June, transforming our lives in so many different ways. Almost all of them are fascinating, […]
Posted on 21 November , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet For many of us, productivity is exceptionally important. Getting the best use of your time is important so that you can get thing you have to do out of the […]
Posted on 19 November , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet I’ve talked a lot about living in a hotel, but most of the ones I choose tend to have a full kitchen. Or at least a kitchenette, which means […]
Posted on 16 November , 2012 | No CommentsTweet A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about the first part of my trip to Africa went I went to Kruger Park to enjoy a Safari which turned out […]
Posted on 14 November , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet It can be easy to be judgmental of others’ lifestyle choices. I know: Sometimes I find myself judging those around me for what they find important. However, part of […]
Posted on 12 November , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet A long time ago, I wrote this post called: “Living the Dream” on my other blog, and a reader wrote in that while it was nice they had all […]
Posted on 9 November , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet I’m probably an extreme. I have hundreds of accounts, some related to my emails, shopping accounts (Amazon, etc.), to my social networks (Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.), my reward programs, insurance […]