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
- Do you own a wardrobe or a bunch of clothes in your closet?
- Quote of the month: Richard Branson
- Do You Know When to Stop?
- You already know the answer to success
- Mandarin Oriental Hotels, A Must Try?
- Applying Minimalism to the Holidays
- The privilege of digital photography to preserve memories
- Another Minimalist Wallet: The Fold
- Getting To Know Your DNA? Would You Do It?
- Add a Little Minimalism to Your Diet
Posted on 6 November , 2013 | 1 CommentOne of the keys to productivity is minimizing distractions. Distractedness makes it difficult to stay on task, and to accomplish what you want to get done. If you want to...
Posted on 4 November , 2013 | No CommentsBy Diego Stocco. He recorded sounds from a dry cleaner’s equipment and made music out of it. Simple and beautiful! Via Swiss Miss
Posted on 1 November , 2013 | 1 Comment
Posted on 30 October , 2013 | No CommentsThis is the time of year that my son loves. We kick off the holiday season with his birthday at the beginning of November, then we have Thanksgiving, and then...
Posted on 28 October , 2013 | 1 CommentThis is really a lovely video — the reactions of the nomads seeing their photo for the first time is something very innocent and pure. The photos were taken by...
Posted on 25 October , 2013 | No CommentsIt took me several hours to be able to write down my initial bucket list. I had the vast majority of those ideas in my head but trying to write...
Posted on 24 October , 2013 | 5 CommentsMany people think that minimalism = nomadism. While these two “isms” intersect quite a bit, the reality is that you don’t have to get rid of everything and live out...
Posted on 23 October , 2013 | 1 CommentIt doesn’t take so long once you become parents to accumulate babies and kids’ stuff. Decluttering is of course the first part into getting organized. Toys and clothes that didn’t...
Posted on 19 October , 2013 | 5 CommentsAs a minimalist, technology can be very useful. Instead of piling up books, CDs, DVDs or else, we can keep it all up in one place and have quick access...
Posted on 17 October , 2013 | No CommentsI love to travel. However, travel tends to put me off my schedule. Everything from when I work to when I eat is turned upside down by travel. Sometimes, it’s...
Posted on 15 October , 2013 | 1 CommentSo you’ve finally retired. Congratulations! Now what? Do you really want to spend the rest of your days lounging around? Of course not. Here are a few activities you can...
Posted on 14 October , 2013 | No CommentsNot only is it compact enough to travel with or go to a coffee shop with, it CUTS VEGETABLES… and de-veins shrimp Note: I don’t recommend doing this with your...
Posted on 11 October , 2013 | 6 CommentsI always love to look at studies like this. The Economist magazine does a ranking of the best cities in the world to live in. Not all cities are included...
Posted on 9 October , 2013 | 1 CommentI’ve been very tired lately. I’ve had a few late nights as I get ready for FinCon, and as I get my book ready for publication. (It’s supposed to come...