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
- On Packing Light
- Roll it Experimental Housing / University of Karlsruhe
- Staying Calm When You’re Not in Control
- Plastic bottles to build a school in the Philippines
- A 4 Hour Workday?
- Essentialism and Clutter (Including In Your Life)
- Aesop’s Fable: The Man and the Trees
- Quote of the month: Steve Jobs
- How to Help Your Child Get Ready for a Move
- Exploding Population and Trash Solution: Build your own plastic bottle island like this man, Richard
Posted on 20 January , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet The ultimate staycation*. This NYC Subway will take you around the world, with its beautifully decorated cars. Wish we had that all the time! *NB: A vacation where you […]
Posted on 18 January , 2012 | 26 CommentsTweet Here it is: I stopped using laundry detergent and dryer sheets 2 years ago… …and my clothes get just as clean. Yup. You heard (read?) me right. 9 reasons […]
Posted on 17 January , 2012 | 7 CommentsTweet These pictures are the last of mine from Paris, France, and they’re of the Louvre.
Posted on 16 January , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet Inspiring and uplifting at the same time. At a Holocaust Memorial: “Ilse, a childhood friend of mine, once found a raspberry in the camp and carried it in her […]
Posted on 13 January , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet EVERYDAY MINIMALIST TOP POSTS OF DECEMBER 2011 Stretching a minimalist wardrobe How I wash my clothes by hand in hotel rooms Minimalist reading with e-books, e-magazines and e-comics What […]
Posted on 11 January , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet I’m in this age group: 18-28, so I find it fascinating that a lot of what they say (except for the texting bit, I hate texting) is very true. […]
Posted on 10 January , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet I have more pictures coming of Paris France (a part 3 in the works), because I really couldn’t cut out any more!! Update: It’s Galeries Lafayette, not Printemps. I […]
Posted on 9 January , 2012 | 14 CommentsTweet Aside from all the oft-repeated electricity and water saving tips, I propose to you: the tube squeezer. If you use any kind of tubed product (art supplies, toothpaste, condiments) […]
Posted on 6 January , 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet “Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” Confucius
Posted on 4 January , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet We all want to be successful. It’s a fact that we all want success in some form or another, be it that we want to get down to 100 […]
Posted on 3 January , 2012 | 20 CommentsTweet Paris is admittedly not really my favourite city in Europe, but it is still magnificent. My first time to Paris, I was bitten by oak leaf mites within a […]
Posted on 2 January , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet 2010 GROWTH IN REVIEW This is my third year blogging but it feels like I just started it 6 months ago! My goal this year was basically to chill […]
Posted on 30 December , 2011 | 22 CommentsTweet Terita is a vegetarian who started a food blog but with a very compelling story for me: When I was eight years old, my skin started to lose pigment. […]
Posted on 28 December , 2011 | 4 CommentsTweet Via Environmental Visual Information
Posted on 27 December , 2011 | 1 CommentTweet This was one of the best-kept temples I’ve ever been to. I guess it’s also a museum, so.. I LOVED the insides and the walls with the Lotus walls […]