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
- Adding Meaningful Activities to Your Life
- A smarter keyhole
- Using Cloud Services For Better Communications
- The Advantages of Living in Smaller Spaces
- A Village of 100 People
- The great beauty of Rome: an alternative guide
- Having Dinner In Paradise?
- What is Mortgage Life Insurance, and Do You Need the Protection?
- Nutella Jars turn into great drinking glasses afterwards
- Quote of the Month: Massimo Vignelli
Posted on 26 June , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet It is no secret that Hong Kong was my favourite city. If only it wasn’t so polluted and humid!
Posted on 25 June , 2012 | 10 CommentsTweet There seems to be a little movement or trend towards super tiny spaces. For the record, I am not someone who would be happy living in 100 square feet […]
Posted on 22 June , 2012 | 10 CommentsTweet I’m curious because with both my job and my 2nd job/hobby running these blogs you can imagine that I spend a fair amount of time. Add a little tv/movie […]
Posted on 20 June , 2012 | No CommentsTweet This is something I’d love to do, given a wall. Growing beauty, and even food from what was previously unused vertical space, is a good thing. Via Re-Nest
Posted on 19 June , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet A favourite Chinese pastime
Posted on 18 June , 2012 | 9 CommentsTweet For me, I used to have a HUGE spice rack filled with every spice imaginable. Did I use any of them except garlic and onion powder? Not really. These […]
Posted on 15 June , 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet I’ve discussed many of the physical items that I’m trying to get rid of or minimize in my life. Clearly, there are almost endless possibilities in that area, especially […]
Posted on 13 June , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet Never check anything in This is a rule I follow no matter where I travel to. Unless I am moving, I don’t check a single bag in. Everything is […]
Posted on 12 June , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet This is a strange thing to post on a minimalist blog, but tea and coffee play a big role in our lives don’t they? I only drink loose leaf […]
Posted on 12 June , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet
Posted on 11 June , 2012 | 18 CommentsTweet 1) Monthly payments and leases for permanent assets Especially for a car, but also for a mortgage. I don’t think I’ll ever purchase a house, but I never say […]
Posted on 8 June , 2012 | 10 CommentsTweet Wow, last Friday, i attended an incedibly interesting information conference regarding all of the different things that parents-to-be would likely be shopping for in anticipation of the arrival of […]
Posted on 6 June , 2012 | No CommentsTweet If you want to buy argan oil (which I love for my face), then make sure the ingredient list has 100% argan oil, rather than all these fillers with […]
Posted on 5 June , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet This isn’t totally Lisbon only. It is also Belem and Cascais, which are short train rides away from Lisbon. (I think this church courtyard one was in Belem too) […]