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
- 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
- Feno Folding Laptop
- Do You Incentivize Your Kids for Good Grades?
- The Magical Bend Spoon
- 3 Good Reasons to Declutter Your House
- What Food Represents Your State?
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 […]
Posted on 21 September , 2012 | 11 CommentsTweet If tomorrow morning, you had to leave home for some reason and had only a few hours to pack up your stuff and leave for good, what would you […]
Posted on 19 September , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet I can catually feel this breeze when I look at these photos. Can’t you? Via kempt and photographer Jamie Beck
Posted on 17 September , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet Found this great graphic done by German artist Uli Westphal who noticed what BF and I have been aware of for a quite a while now — all fruits and […]
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 […]