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
- Roll it Experimental Housing / University of Karlsruhe
- Staying Calm When You’re Not in Control
- Plastic bottles to build a school in the Philippines
- A 4 Hour Workday?
- Essentialism and Clutter (Including In Your Life)
- Aesop’s Fable: The Man and the Trees
- Quote of the month: Steve Jobs
- 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
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 […]
Posted on 29 August , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet Very. VERY cool. I am trying not to use as much plastic as possible, but sometimes it’s unavoidable. That being said, check out this cool machine invented by the […]
Posted on 28 August , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet My last post on Singapore! I found the country very beautiful, albeit a bit sterile for my liking. It didn’t really feel like people were really living their lives […]
Posted on 27 August , 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet Everyone has things that they can’t let go. Want to see one of mine? This huge, honking, child-sized teddy bear from Ikea that didn’t cost more than perhaps $20. […]
Posted on 24 August , 2012 | 12 CommentsTweet And by consumer, I don’t mean just by goods, but specifically what we choose to eat. I am going to say right now, that I will never be a […]
Posted on 22 August , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet I’ve discussed many times how I’ve been trying to de-clutter my life and the main things that I’ve been working on are: -Reducing paper -Cleaning the garage -Moving to […]
Posted on 21 August , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet I didn’t totally hate everything I ate in Singapore. I had a few favourites, and I stuck to them. Namely, satay, which I rather liked. The rest — chili […]
Posted on 20 August , 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet Do you live to work or work to live? Many will quickly say: I work to live! I want to take time off, relax, it’s just a job, it’s […]
Posted on 17 August , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet “I am a great believer in luck. The harder I work, the more of it I seem to have.” – Coleman Cox, in Listen to this (1922) Did you […]