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
- Holiday Minimalism: Where Do You Spend Your Time?
- Relationship Minimalism: Would You Be Richer as a Single?
- Fighting the Clutter Creep in a New Apartment
- Avoid the Crowds on Black Friday
- Will Smith’s $1.8 million-dollar mobile home
- Looking for Holiday Savings? What You Need to Know
- I’ve met myself at my needs
- Want to Get Better Faster? Take a Rest!
- Got a small space but love your book collection?
- Bringing the Focus Back to People
Posted on 26 October , 2012 | 7 CommentsTweet In the past year, I moved into a new place and had my first kid. I live in a residential place but near my place there is one pharmacy […]
Posted on 24 October , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet I’ve been quite happy lately, going through my home and purging some of the possessions we’ve managed to gather in the five years that we’ve lived here. I dislike […]
Posted on 22 October , 2012 | 9 CommentsTweet We as a society, have a problem with shaming others and not seeing the good in the actions others take. We shame others for even taking the smallest of […]
Posted on 19 October , 2012 | 6 CommentsTweet Last month, I had 2 quick trips planned. A big part of the reason why they were so quick is obviously because I have a 2 month old […]
Posted on 17 October , 2012 | No CommentsTweet Hi, this is Pete:) Today, I’m very happy to announce that we now have 3rd writer, Miranda who will be sharing her very unique perspective on minimalism, she is […]
Posted on 15 October , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet Feel like you’re in a rut and you aren’t making any progress? Sometimes I get to the point where I think: Ugh. Same old same old. I feel like […]
Posted on 12 October , 2012 | 10 CommentsTweet As I continue to work on simplifying my life and my mind, one clear challenge for me is disconnecting from my email. I have a smartphone paid by work […]
Posted on 10 October , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet We all know about minimalism in general, especially for houses, but from my trip to Asia, here are some more interesting ways to be minimalist, even in your […]
Posted on 8 October , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet When you go on a vacation, do you really relax? For me, it depends. I obviously love to travel so I like to visit other countries where I’ve been […]
Posted on 5 October , 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet Today, on my way to work, I started thinking about much things have chnaged in the past year. I’ve been incredibly fortunate and blessed. In the past year I’ve: […]
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 […]