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
- Downsizing: How to Decide What to Get Rid Of
- Wishful travelers and the money trees in Britain
- Do You Have a Credit “False Alarm” Slowing You Down?
- Aesop’s Fable: The Farmer and the Stork
- Forced Minimalism: Moving to a Smaller Place
- Your First Apartment: Stocking up on the essentials
- Quote of the month: Abraham Lincoln
- Hold to Minimalist Principles and Don’t Fall for Ads
- Minimalist Art: From 1 sheet of paper
- Is Life Getting More Complicated Because Of Technology?
Posted on 30 July , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet Have you ever once said “That’s impossible!” in your life? I have. Many times, and I even do it to this day, still not having learned from my mistakes […]
Posted on 27 July , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet It’s funny how life is sometimes. Like so many of you, life sometimes feel like it’s a big swirl with so many things happening, dates and appointments to remember, […]
Posted on 25 July , 2012 | No CommentsTweet I went to Europe twice in 2011. The first time it was to Portugal and Spain. The second time, it was to Paris, London, Stockholm, Vienna and Brussels. TRAVEL […]
Posted on 24 July , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet We got there SUPER EARLY for tourists (7 a.m.) because it was our last day in Beijing. Paid a very small admission to enter, and while nothing was open […]
Posted on 20 July , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet Many goals or accomplishments are celebrated at the end. I remember my prom, getting my first job, getting married and I’m sure that the day my kid steps into […]
Posted on 18 July , 2012 | 15 CommentsTweet I’ve always wondered if there were rules concerning how many clothes or laptops were enough. To be fair, no one needs more than a couple of outfits a week […]
Posted on 17 July , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet Got a couple of shots of two homes inside and out
Posted on 16 July , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet I started thinking about the concept of time when I came across this quote by Soren Kierkegaard: Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards. […]
Posted on 13 July , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet A couple of weeks ago, I went over the pros and cons of gradually moving a lot of your files, paper and data to a cloud hosted environment. I’ve […]
Posted on 11 July , 2012 | 16 CommentsTweet Considering how much it must take to create one of these e-readers, it’s not such a crazy question. Well the folks at Slate have the answer: Think of an […]
Posted on 10 July , 2012 | No CommentsTweet This is the area and the actual People’s Square in Shanghai. Or at least, I think so. Reading the signs was difficult because it was all in Chinese.. They […]
Posted on 9 July , 2012 | 20 CommentsTweet Just a light-hearted hoarder story today. Enjoy! Have I ever mentioned that my parents are hoarders? Well, they are. Not as bad as the ones shown on TV, but […]
Posted on 6 July , 2012 | 12 CommentsTweet Some movements in recent years have taken off for many different reasons but a big one of course are how powerful social media has become. That and in the […]
Posted on 4 July , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet