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
- What Habits and Ideas are You Helping Your Child Develop?
- A small space works for many uses, if you use dividers
- 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
Posted on 17 October , 2011 | 8 CommentsReasons why naysayers shouldn’t be listened to 100% of the time. Listen to their advice, extract the good, useful bits of advice disguised as negativity to help you on your...
Posted on 14 October , 2011 | No CommentsA Boy bathing in a river was in danger of being drowned. He called out to a traveler, passing by, for help. The traveler, instead of holding out a helping...
Posted on 13 October , 2011 | 2 CommentsLoved it. It was SO CUTE in Macau, I could scream. Of course, it was hotter and much more humid than in Hong Kong, but it was just so cool...
Posted on 11 October , 2011 | 3 CommentsWHAT IS IN SARA’S WALLET Bag #1: Purse My purse, which I carry everywhere, contains: Wallet and its contents: Two debit cards License Library Card Insurance Cards (regular and dental)...
Posted on 10 October , 2011 | 10 CommentsA good wake-up call for anyone who works, including myself is to make sure you aren’t taking what you have for granted. Here are some behaviours Psychology Today outlined: Tardiness...
Posted on 7 October , 2011 | 9 CommentsThere is something rather beautiful about bookcases. I am as enamoured with them as I am with closets. Gives a nice warm feeling to the room. Too bad they’re so...
Posted on 6 October , 2011 | 2 CommentsI call it the Can Opener. Its real name (SWFC Observatory) is irrelevant to me, because it looks like a can opener and that’s what I’m ever going to call...
Posted on 5 October , 2011 | 1 Comment“It’s only after you’ve lost everything that you’re free to do anything.” Tyler Durden, Fight Club
Posted on 4 October , 2011 | No CommentsWHAT IS IN LAURA’S PURSE: My wallet is basically my purse. Here’s what I have inside: Driver’s License Grocery Discount Card Personal Debit Card Business Debit Card Envelopes with Cash...
Posted on 3 October , 2011 | No CommentsSeptember 2011 Best Posts! Focusing on style: Mixing trends and styles 10 steps to get your wardrobe to where you want it to be Why do we buy to make...
Posted on 30 September , 2011 | 48 CommentsI always talk about minimizing, minimums for wardrobes and minimalism. How about the MAXIMUM you should have in a wardrobe? I say the number is 25 at a maximum. 25...
Posted on 29 September , 2011 | 2 CommentsArab Street, which is what I call the Arabic area was a beautiful place for photos. I liked the overall look of the buildings, the mosques were stunning and the...
Posted on 28 September , 2011 | 6 CommentsI hate it when I purchase hard drives and I have to remember: Oh wait this one is only for the Mac, or only for the PC. So here’s my...
Posted on 27 September , 2011 | 1 CommentWHAT IS IN DAVID’S WALLET: So my fascination with the things we carry goes back to at least the 7th grade when I discovered how cool cargo pockets were… You...
Posted on 26 September , 2011 | 10 CommentsI love having a huge desk to spread all my things out on while I’m working. Yeah, I’m a minimalist… but I am also one of those people that need...