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
- Quote of the Month: Walt Disney
- Want to Sell Your Home? De-Clutter
- Quote Of The Month: Margaret B. Runbeck
- Do You Minimize Your Energy Consumption?
- Do You Take Pleasure in the Ordinary?
- Take breaks to enjoy something longer
- Good News: Technology Can’t Solve All Problems After All
- Fighting Clutter Creep in Your Home
- Smart power cord bar design for outlets
- Do You Make “Impulsive” Purchases?
Posted on 29 January , 2014 | 1 CommentI’ve long been someone who lets anger build up inside of me. It sometimes strains my relationship with my husband, because I’ll ignore something until I can’t any more. If...
Posted on 27 January , 2014 | 6 CommentsI broke down. I gave in to the Apple mothership and purchased an iPad a year ago. My main reasons for choosing the iPad It’s in colour. I read a...
Posted on 24 January , 2014 | No CommentsI sometimes wonder if our new way of living will have an impact on our health down the road. Think about all of the things that were proven to have...
Posted on 22 January , 2014 | 2 CommentsYou probably know that physical activity is an essential part of a healthy lifestyle. Many people attempt to squeeze the most benefit out of their routines by exercising at certain...
Posted on 20 January , 2014 | 4 CommentsFrom the BBC (love them!!), comes an article on average home sizes around the world in meters squared. For reference: 1 square meter = 10.7639104 square feet USA = 2303...
Posted on 17 January , 2014 | 1 CommentIn many ways, life used to be much easier to manage. One of the big reasons why is how careful we all have now to be with privacy concerns. Even...
Posted on 15 January , 2014 | 3 CommentsI’m not normally known for my penny pinching ways, since I think that it’s a whole lot of work. However, I don’t like to waste my money on things that...
Posted on 13 January , 2014 | 1 CommentI’m sure for the new year, we all have good intentions (right?) such as saving more money this year, shopping less and NOT buying stuff you don’t need. …..but sometimes...
Posted on 10 January , 2014 | 1 CommentYou might have heard that the FAA has finally relaxed its rules concerning the use of approved electronic devices on its airplanes. It’s no longer required to turn them off...
Posted on 8 January , 2014 | 2 CommentsRecently, I’ve been experimenting a bit with productivity. As I’ve tried different strategies to improve my productivity and make more time for myself so that I can work on improving...
Posted on 6 January , 2014 | 1 CommentIn 2011, I basically took the whole year off to fly and travel. It may not seem very minimalist to some of you, but these are things I am noticing...
Posted on 3 January , 2014 | 2 Comments“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” –Gandhi
Posted on 1 January , 2014 | 1 CommentThe turning over of a New Year means a lot of things to many different people. It’s not uncommon, even for those who don’t make New Year’s Resolutions, to reflect...
Posted on 30 December , 2013 | 4 CommentsA great question asked by a reader: Do you ever feel like you’re being torn between being minimalist and being frugal? My answer? YES! ALL THE TIME. Then put in...
Posted on 27 December , 2013 | No CommentsOne of the big changes that is happening online is the shared economy which I’ve discussed. Many argue though that a much bigger change is upcoming as education becomes available...