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
- Quote of the Month: Walt Disney
- Want to Sell Your Home? De-Clutter
- Quote Of The Month: Margaret B. Runbeck
- Do You Minimize Your Energy Consumption?
- Do You Take Pleasure in the Ordinary?
- Take breaks to enjoy something longer
- Good News: Technology Can’t Solve All Problems After All
- Fighting Clutter Creep in Your Home
- Smart power cord bar design for outlets
- Do You Make “Impulsive” Purchases?
Posted on 25 December , 2013 | 1 CommentToday is Christmas. Normally, I write and publish my posts on the same day. But, because today is Christmas, I’ve actually written this ahead of time and scheduled it. This...
Posted on 23 December , 2013 | No CommentsNo one can imagine doing something if they haven’t done it themselves before. Think back to when you were a little kid and your parents told you to put your...
Posted on 20 December , 2013 | 3 CommentsThis morning I was reading an interview with an investor that I have tremendous respect for; Marc Andreessen. He’s mostly involved in technology companies and has been known to have...
Posted on 18 December , 2013 | 4 CommentsMy husband returned from the grocery store the other day with a bunch of bananas sporting an “organic” sticker. It’s a nice thought, eating organic food, since it conjures images...
Posted on 16 December , 2013 | No CommentsThis doesn’t surprise me in the least. We all need to sleep, eat & drink, do some household stuff and work. However, I do find it interesting that watching...
Posted on 11 December , 2013 | 3 CommentsPlanning is generally a good thing. You want to have a plan for the future, so it makes sense to think ahead a little bit, and do your best to...
Posted on 9 December , 2013 | 4 CommentsI guess I never really had a problem with finding things to wear, because when I was a former shopaholic, I bought EVERYTHING in sight. I had neutrals upon neutrals,...
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Posted on 4 December , 2013 | No CommentsOne of the hardest things in life is knowing when to stop. When do you stop buying stuff? Stop working? Stop worrying about something? I’ve been struggling a lot lately...
Posted on 2 December , 2013 | 1 CommentEverybody already seems to know the answer to success: Know someone who is out of debt? Oh it’s because they put everything they had towards it. Know someone who has...
Posted on 29 November , 2013 | No CommentsI understand that I’m somewhat biased here. A few years, my wife and I were enjoying our honeymoon in Vietnam. We had scheduled to end our trip in Thailand but...
Posted on 27 November , 2013 | No CommentsOne of the great tests to a minimalist lifestyle is the holiday season. It seems as though everything about the holidays is designed to increase consumerism and clutter up your...
Posted on 25 November , 2013 | No CommentsWhenever my nephews and nieces whine when I pull out my camera to snap a few shots of them, I always tell them: You will thank me when you’re older....
Posted on 24 November , 2013 | 2 CommentsSimple and brilliant. Only cons: Doesn’t hold coins — I don’t normally have pockets in my clothes, being that designers NEVER give women pockets in fear of adding bulk to...
Posted on 22 November , 2013 | 3 CommentsYou may have heard about the fact that DNA analysis is getting better and cheaper at an amazing pace. That has made it possible for more of us to get...