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
- Why Living in the Future Can Hamper Your Present
- Do you own a wardrobe or a bunch of clothes in your closet?
- Quote of the month: Richard Branson
- Do You Know When to Stop?
- You already know the answer to success
- Mandarin Oriental Hotels, A Must Try?
- Applying Minimalism to the Holidays
- The privilege of digital photography to preserve memories
- Another Minimalist Wallet: The Fold
- Getting To Know Your DNA? Would You Do It?
Posted on 23 March , 2012 | 5 CommentsVery cool. I like it when things do double duty! There are actually two chairs (in the second photo you can see the second chair tucked in on the right)....
Posted on 21 March , 2012 | 10 CommentsI am a huge fan of gadgets but not all technology is useful. A lot of gadgets don’t mean your life will be better and less uncluttered. But not having...
Posted on 20 March , 2012 | 5 CommentsWe didn’t really eat in the restaurants because frankly, they were overpriced for what they were serving. So we made our own tapas in the hotel room for far, far...
Posted on 19 March , 2012 | 20 CommentsNote: This is not a post or a competition to brag about how little we own. It’s just a simple list of what we don’t seem to need for on...
Posted on 16 March , 2012 | 3 CommentsI am very much a straight, neat rows & straight lines kind of girl, but this really appeals to my bold graphic-loving nature. I like that it is an art...
Posted on 14 March , 2012 | 8 CommentsSeriously. It’s just a video with a Japanese guy ironing a shirt. I can’t believe I watched it, and liked it. All I can say is that it felt like...
Posted on 13 March , 2012 | No CommentsThis is Part Two, Part One with Little India’s markets and a temple was posted last week. They also had interesting and funny signs. People nap on tables in between...
Posted on 12 March , 2012 | 10 CommentsI mean yes, we all appreciate a lot of space and uncluttered spaces, but when there is TOO much white, I don’t like it. For instance, look at my blog....
Posted on 9 March , 2012 | 10 CommentsI would like to admit publicly that I caved, and bought a Sony E-Book Reader with a 6″ screen for around $283 taxes included. Then I used it for a...
Posted on 7 March , 2012 | 20 CommentsMy old cellphone was a piece of crap (hello Motorola Krazr I am looking at you!) The battery died after a half hour use and had to be recharged almost...
Posted on 6 March , 2012 | 2 CommentsI loved the photo-taking opportunities in Little India. People going to the market, interesting buildings, people dressed up in traditional saris.. this is my kind of thing, and the closest...
Posted on 5 March , 2012 | No Comments“Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage – to move in the opposite...
Posted on 2 March , 2012 | 4 CommentsKind of cool as a concept. Imagine a city in motion, where not a single building is anchored to the ground, with hotels, event halls and other structures all on...
Posted on 29 February , 2012 | 5 CommentsIf you have an e-book reader, or are lusting after one (me!), it might be worthwhile to start looking into all the FREE book options available on the internet. I...
Posted on 28 February , 2012 | 3 CommentsI liked Salamanca. You only need a day or two to tour it, but it’s well worth the stop. I liked it better than Madrid because the buildings were just...