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
- Happiness is Found in Experiences
- Hacking Life
- Houses and Development: My Three Main Concerns
- My Minimalist Exercise Plan
- Managing Anger at Your Kids
- Returning to Meditation for Productivity and Health
- Tips for Simplifying Your Finances in the New Year
- Do You Buy Brands that “Do Good”?
- My Main Goal for This Year: More Time for Self-Improvement
- When Did You Tell Your Kids the Truth About Santa Claus?
Posted on 19 November , 2014 | No CommentsTweet With many consumers getting ready to spend more for the holidays, it’s time to think about how you can spend as little as possible. Of course, one of the […]
Posted on 17 November , 2014 | No CommentsTweet The only words I want to be able to really own (one day, some day) is: I’ve met myself at my needs What this all means to me: I […]
Posted on 12 November , 2014 | No CommentsTweet When I start feeling sick, I have a tendency to try to “power through” whatever it is I’m doing. Unfortunately, that rarely works out as well as I would […]
Posted on 10 November , 2014 | No CommentsTweet Check out this cool “Pocket Library” bookcase. Designer: Argentinean architect Ariel Jacubovich back in 2008 It’s meant for small spaces but they look like book suitcases to me. Via […]
Posted on 5 November , 2014 | No CommentsTweet Lately, I’ve had a bit of an epiphany. I’ve let my focus on people slip a little bit, particularly when it comes to my son. My son’s new schoolwork […]
Posted on 3 November , 2014 | No CommentsTweet How neat would this be? You could have a big screen but store it in less space. It’d be handy for packing/traveling. It has a flexible screen and a […]
Posted on 29 October , 2014 | No CommentsTweet It’s been an interesting couple of months. My son has been adjusting to our move across the country, and he’s started middle school. Overall, he’s been making the adjustments […]
Posted on 27 October , 2014 | No CommentsTweet Clever!! I just appreciate good design. Via Yanko Design
Posted on 22 October , 2014 | 3 CommentsTweet Finding the motivation to declutter can be difficult. When things start piling up, it’s hard to know where to begin. Before I moved across the country, I had pretty […]
Posted on 20 October , 2014 | No CommentsTweet Pretty cute. Via Fooducate
Posted on 15 October , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet In a lot of circles, there’s this impression of the introvert as the loner. However, being an introvert isn’t really about disliking people, or not wanting social interaction. And, […]
Posted on 8 October , 2014 | 4 CommentsTweet I’ve finally reached the point where I make physical exercise a priority. It’s been a long, tough road, with many fits and starts, but it’s finally happened. I finally […]
Posted on 6 October , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet Uttered by my loving sister, of course. I can’t get exasperated with her, because she’s one of those loungers, and having a couch is her be-all and end-all. Credit […]
Posted on 1 October , 2014 | No CommentsTweet One of our unfortunate tendencies as humans is to hold on to past mistakes, or to beat ourselves up over the way things have been going. As you dwell […]