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
- Using Cloud Services For Better Communications
- The Advantages of Living in Smaller Spaces
- A Village of 100 People
- The great beauty of Rome: an alternative guide
- Having Dinner In Paradise?
- What is Mortgage Life Insurance, and Do You Need the Protection?
- Nutella Jars turn into great drinking glasses afterwards
- Quote of the Month: Massimo Vignelli
- Do You Live According to Your Priorities?
- Don’t waste other people’s time
Posted on 29 May , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet I like the laidback nature of Lisbon, and it is very pretty (you can see its counterpart in China, if you go to Macau, a ferry-ride away from Hong […]
Posted on 28 May , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet It all sounds so hip, sexy and fun to travel all the time and not be “stuck” to one spot for your job, but nothing is really quite perfect. […]
Posted on 25 May , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet Minimalism is about many different things but one clear benefit that I think we could all agree on is the fact that it helps to free the mind. Having […]
Posted on 22 May , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet Brussels was charming in that it had some pretty streets and they’re REALLY into comics here. I saw a ton of comic shops and I was amazed at how […]
Posted on 21 May , 2012 | No CommentsTweet Here’s something I do after every trip I take: At the end of your trip after you’ve packed all of your essentials, make a note of what you used […]
Posted on 18 May , 2012 | 7 CommentsTweet I’ve been into minimalism for a long time now. Writing about it though takes the concept to a whole new level though. Suddenly, I feel even more accountable. I’ve […]
Posted on 16 May , 2012 | No CommentsTweet I really enjoyed this photo series of magnifying ordinary, everyday objects right up to the nitty gritty. I find it beautiful and interesting. Here are three of my favourites: You […]
Posted on 15 May , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet We had to really search for the area the market might be in. On the way, we saw a lot of interesting photos, and I couldn’t help but take […]
Posted on 14 May , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet A little history As someone who has moved apartments at least once a year (sometimes two or three times in a year) for the past 8 years, on top […]
Posted on 11 May , 2012 | 30 CommentsTweet Many of you have been reading this blog for months and sometimes even years. Maybe you also read or have been on FabulouslyBroke. If so, you might have seen […]
Posted on 9 May , 2012 | 6 CommentsTweet In theory this is a fantastic idea. WWF formats are basically PDFs that cannot be printed. However in practice, I’d still prefer the option of being able to print […]
Posted on 8 May , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet We went right to the exact station we needed, but then we were totally lost. Turns out, you have to turn RIGHT from the station at the intersection, walk […]
Posted on 7 May , 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet At the end of the day, we all do the same things: we eat, we do things, we sleep. Whether you have a modest salary or millions of dollars, […]
Posted on 4 May , 2012 | 6 CommentsTweet If I had millions of bucks, I’d keep doing what I’m doing. No change except maybe clearing my parents’ mortgage. I’d even keep my job and keep working, living […]
Posted on 2 May , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet “Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.” Antoine de Saint-Exupery