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
- Happiness is Found in Experiences
- Hacking Life
- Houses and Development: My Three Main Concerns
- My Minimalist Exercise Plan
- Managing Anger at Your Kids
- Returning to Meditation for Productivity and Health
- Tips for Simplifying Your Finances in the New Year
- Do You Buy Brands that “Do Good”?
- My Main Goal for This Year: More Time for Self-Improvement
- When Did You Tell Your Kids the Truth About Santa Claus?
Posted on 3 April , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet Macau was really really pretty. I know everyone thinks it’s just a place to gamble and go to all the casinos, but far from it. There is so much […]
Posted on 2 April , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet “Be Content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.” Lao Tzu
Posted on 30 March , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet “Yan Yongliang has turned a collection of black and white photographs and formed a collage mimicking cigarette ash. The ash itself mimics a city scape, and the photographs are […]
Posted on 28 March , 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet I say this, because BF and I are both consultants. As a result, we’ve both lived out of suitcases for a long periods of time without fixed addresses. We’ve […]
Posted on 27 March , 2012 | 1 CommentTweet
Posted on 26 March , 2012 | 4 CommentsTweet When you pick up a feather, do you feel like it weighs anything? No, right? But if you put it on a scale, you will see that it does […]
Posted on 23 March , 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet Very cool. I like it when things do double duty! There are actually two chairs (in the second photo you can see the second chair tucked in on the […]
Posted on 21 March , 2012 | 11 CommentsTweet I am a huge fan of gadgets but not all technology is useful. A lot of gadgets don’t mean your life will be better and less uncluttered. But not […]
Posted on 20 March , 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet We didn’t really eat in the restaurants because frankly, they were overpriced for what they were serving. So we made our own tapas in the hotel room for far, […]
Posted on 19 March , 2012 | 20 CommentsTweet Note: This is not a post or a competition to brag about how little we own. It’s just a simple list of what we don’t seem to need for […]
Posted on 16 March , 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet I am very much a straight, neat rows & straight lines kind of girl, but this really appeals to my bold graphic-loving nature. I like that it is an […]
Posted on 14 March , 2012 | 8 CommentsTweet Seriously. It’s just a video with a Japanese guy ironing a shirt. I can’t believe I watched it, and liked it. All I can say is that it felt […]
Posted on 13 March , 2012 | No CommentsTweet This is Part Two, Part One with Little India’s markets and a temple was posted last week. They also had interesting and funny signs. People nap on tables in […]
Posted on 12 March , 2012 | 10 CommentsTweet I mean yes, we all appreciate a lot of space and uncluttered spaces, but when there is TOO much white, I don’t like it. For instance, look at my […]
Posted on 9 March , 2012 | 10 CommentsTweet I would like to admit publicly that I caved, and bought a Sony E-Book Reader with a 6″ screen for around $283 taxes included. Then I used it for […]