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
- How to Help Your Child Get Ready for a Move
- Exploding Population and Trash Solution: Build your own plastic bottle island like this man, Richard
- Downsizing: How to Decide What to Get Rid Of
- Wishful travelers and the money trees in Britain
- Do You Have a Credit “False Alarm” Slowing You Down?
- Aesop’s Fable: The Farmer and the Stork
- Forced Minimalism: Moving to a Smaller Place
- Your First Apartment: Stocking up on the essentials
- Quote of the month: Abraham Lincoln
- Hold to Minimalist Principles and Don’t Fall for Ads
Posted on 3 October , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet “A small group of thoughtful people could change the world. Indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has” – Margaret Mead American Cultural Anthropologist
Posted on 1 October , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet What is a better life? Everyone wants a better life, but what exactly is a better life? For some, it’s just having accessibly clean water , for others it’s having […]
Posted on 28 September , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet It used to be a very simple path. Go to school, get a degree, find a job where you work from 9 to 5 or longer, every year. After […]
Posted on 26 September , 2012 | 12 CommentsTweet Note: This post is a mental exercise for myself, rather than giving tips or giving any kind of specific enlightening “ah hah” moments, if there ever were any to […]
Posted on 24 September , 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet People are in such a rush these days: ….. they turn left when the light is red on a one-way street Isn’t that illegal? I was always taught that […]
Posted on 21 September , 2012 | 11 CommentsTweet If tomorrow morning, you had to leave home for some reason and had only a few hours to pack up your stuff and leave for good, what would you […]
Posted on 19 September , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet I can catually feel this breeze when I look at these photos. Can’t you? Via kempt and photographer Jamie Beck
Posted on 17 September , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet Found this great graphic done by German artist Uli Westphal who noticed what BF and I have been aware of for a quite a while now — all fruits and […]
Posted on 14 September , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet I was very happy with the feedback that we received after publishing our initial look at the pros and cons of cloud computing as well as the different alternatives […]
Posted on 12 September , 2012 | 10 CommentsTweet They say language cannot be truly translated. What you feel as a native speaker in your language will not really translate properly into another language without a paragraph of […]
Posted on 10 September , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet Lovely.
Posted on 7 September , 2012 | 25 CommentsTweet Quipol I’ve seen so many different debates about having a tv set. Serena had written about the fact that while she did not own a tv herself, she did […]
Posted on 5 September , 2012 | No CommentsTweet “To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing” – Elbert Hubbard American writer, publisher, artist and philosopher
Posted on 3 September , 2012 | No CommentsTweet For your convenience, here are all of my posts from both of my blogs about my trip to Asia for 5 weeks (Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore) BUDGET […]
Posted on 31 August , 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet As I continue to learn and apply minimalism to my own lifestyle, I have been in a few akward situations because most of my entourage is not exactly of […]