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
- Adding Meaningful Activities to Your Life
- A smarter keyhole
- 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
Posted on 9 November , 2011 | No CommentsTweet “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” Leonardo da Vinci
Posted on 8 November , 2011 | 1 CommentTweet What’s in Ishrat’s Bag: phone – music player book (currently Indian Art in Detail) headphones cards (unlimited yoga, student id, debit, library , grocery points) transit passes keys […]
Posted on 7 November , 2011 | 16 CommentsTweet Most people go on vacation in the summer so this may not be relevant to many, but if you do a lot of business traveling year round or you […]
Posted on 4 November , 2011 | 25 CommentsTweet The Slavery Footprint is an interesting, interactive survey that EVERYONE should take when they have time. No matter how good you think you’re being, if you own any modern […]
Posted on 3 November , 2011 | 2 CommentsTweet The Bund is the name for the view in Shanghai. It’s of the buildings that are downtown (the ones you saw from the Shanghai skyview height of The Can […]
Posted on 2 November , 2011 | 10 CommentsTweet As of late, I’ve had my sleep disrupted from false (arg!) fire alarms in my building. It has thrown off my schedule for sleeping, waking me up at odd […]
Posted on 1 November , 2011 | 4 CommentsTweet What’s in Tabatha’s Wallet When I don’t need to carry my phone I use a Jupiter Freedom arm wallet. It has a removable strap so I can use it […]
Posted on 31 October , 2011 | 16 CommentsTweet READER SCOTT ASKED: What are your thoughts about minimalist with hobbies or extracurricular activities? Your blogs are a hobby to you, but what about craftsmen, musicians, collectors (not hoarders), […]
Posted on 28 October , 2011 | No CommentsTweet A great link by BBC — enter in your birth date and figure out where you are, exactly
Posted on 27 October , 2011 | 1 CommentTweet As you know I’m the bloggess for Fabulously Broke in the City as well, and I’m selling off things from my closet that I simply don’t have space in […]
Posted on 27 October , 2011 | 1 CommentTweet This street is famous for its red lanterns and restaurants. I found it magical!!! I really enjoyed wandering around the streets, feeling like I’m in some Communist Wonderland. Just […]
Posted on 26 October , 2011 | 14 CommentsTweet I get this question on occasion from the curious, who want to know what’s just so good about being a minimalist (sometimes, equated as an euphemism for being cheap […]
Posted on 25 October , 2011 | 3 CommentsTweet A little about Kahnrad I’m just your every day practicing minimalist. The fewer things I have to keep track of, the more time I can spend doing what I […]
Posted on 24 October , 2011 | 24 CommentsTweet Do you ever watch the show Hoarders? It is people who I feel are on the other side of extreme minimalism. They keep everything from empty bottles of shampoo […]
Posted on 21 October , 2011 | 12 CommentsTweet We have drive-throughs for any service that can be performed while you are sitting in your car, including BANKING (this makes no sense to me). It used to be […]