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
- Happiness is Found in Experiences
- Hacking Life
- Houses and Development: My Three Main Concerns
- My Minimalist Exercise Plan
- Managing Anger at Your Kids
- Returning to Meditation for Productivity and Health
- Tips for Simplifying Your Finances in the New Year
- Do You Buy Brands that “Do Good”?
- My Main Goal for This Year: More Time for Self-Improvement
- When Did You Tell Your Kids the Truth About Santa Claus?
Posted on 19 November , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet I’ve talked a lot about living in a hotel, but most of the ones I choose tend to have a full kitchen. Or at least a kitchenette, which means […]
Posted on 16 November , 2012 | No CommentsTweet A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about the first part of my trip to Africa went I went to Kruger Park to enjoy a Safari which turned out […]
Posted on 14 November , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet It can be easy to be judgmental of others’ lifestyle choices. I know: Sometimes I find myself judging those around me for what they find important. However, part of […]
Posted on 12 November , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet A long time ago, I wrote this post called: “Living the Dream” on my other blog, and a reader wrote in that while it was nice they had all […]
Posted on 9 November , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet I’m probably an extreme. I have hundreds of accounts, some related to my emails, shopping accounts (Amazon, etc.), to my social networks (Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.), my reward programs, insurance […]
Posted on 7 November , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet One of the ways that you can simplify your financial life is to automate your finances. Automation can make it easier for your finances to essentially take care of […]
Posted on 5 November , 2012 | No CommentsTweet “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up” – Thomas Edison American inventor, scientist, and businessman who […]
Posted on 2 November , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet A few years ago, I was able to take 15 days off or so and leave with my sister to South Africa which turned out to be an incredible […]
Posted on 31 October , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet When work becomes stressful, you still have 10 things on your To Do list that have to get done this week and you feel frazzled, how do you relax? […]
Posted on 29 October , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet Many people talk about being a slave to any of the following: debt money your job cigarettes coffee image and status car house Some are even proud to admit […]
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 […]