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
- Decluttering and Clearing Your Mind
- Beautiful graffiti I’d welcome with my arms wide open!
- How Often Do You Give Compliments?
- Traveling alone and want to take pictures of yourself there? No problem!
- I Like Buying Nice Things
- Organizing Books on a Bookcase: Stop Motion
- In Which I Discover That I *Need* a Chair
- Richness is when you need no more
- On Packing Light
- Roll it Experimental Housing / University of Karlsruhe
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 […]
Posted on 15 August , 2012 | 19 CommentsTweet The other day I went out with just a jacket, jeans, my minimalist silver ID wallet and my iPod Touch. See below: Nothing else. I cannot tell you […]
Posted on 14 August , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet Cooking in a hotel room is our thing. We didn’t have to really do it in Hong Kong (but it was hard NOT to with all the fresh food), […]
Posted on 13 August , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet Yes I am using the word “literally” to mean that they are made out of trash. (Wow! The first correct usage of literally on my blog :P) Since 1996, […]
Posted on 10 August , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet First off, thank you for even starting to read this post. I know that zodiac signs can seem a bit silly and there’s no doubt that many take them […]
Posted on 8 August , 2012 | 6 CommentsTweet Life is way more interesting if you are challenged at every turn, even sinking down to the very bottom depths of despair, than if everything were to come too […]
Posted on 7 August , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet HONG KONG Aside from having some of the best markets I’ve ever come across in the world, Hong Kong also had the best prepared foods (GREAT for traveling as […]