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
- Wishful travelers and the money trees in Britain
- Do You Have a Credit “False Alarm” Slowing You Down?
- Aesop’s Fable: The Farmer and the Stork
- Forced Minimalism: Moving to a Smaller Place
- Your First Apartment: Stocking up on the essentials
- Quote of the month: Abraham Lincoln
- Hold to Minimalist Principles and Don’t Fall for Ads
- Minimalist Art: From 1 sheet of paper
- Is Life Getting More Complicated Because Of Technology?
- How to Know if You’re Ready for a Home Loan
Posted on 19 February , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet A few weeks ago, I went up to my parents’ house to help prepare the kitchen for a major remodel. My parents are completely redoing their kitchen, and I […]
Posted on 17 February , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet Nothing grates on me more than having to figure out a configuration for my power bar because it won’t fit my bulkier adapters. I usually remove a few items […]
Posted on 15 February , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet Every time I enter a Starbucks and see a line, it makes me wonder. Why in the world does a company that is generally so in “sync” with its […]
Posted on 12 February , 2014 | No CommentsTweet A few days ago, Pat Flynn posted this question on his Facebook page: Ok, tell the truth…what percentage of the clothes that you own do you actually wear? I […]
Posted on 10 February , 2014 | No CommentsTweet This deaf woman named Sloan Churman got an implant that uses eardrum vibrations to bring sound back to her ear. Watch as she hears her own voice for the […]
Posted on 7 February , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.” ~ Mark Twain
Posted on 5 February , 2014 | 8 CommentsTweet Many people know that I’m an avid reader. As a result, when people are looking for reading options, they often ask me about my Kindle experience, and why I […]
Posted on 3 February , 2014 | No CommentsTweet By Ursus Wehrli. Quite striking and sort of appeals to my slight OCD nature (but if you’ve seen me nest while working on a project, you’d think I […]
Posted on 29 January , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet I’ve long been someone who lets anger build up inside of me. It sometimes strains my relationship with my husband, because I’ll ignore something until I can’t any more. […]
Posted on 27 January , 2014 | 6 CommentsTweet I broke down. I gave in to the Apple mothership and purchased an iPad a year ago. My main reasons for choosing the iPad It’s in colour. I read […]
Posted on 24 January , 2014 | No CommentsTweet I sometimes wonder if our new way of living will have an impact on our health down the road. Think about all of the things that were proven to […]
Posted on 22 January , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet You probably know that physical activity is an essential part of a healthy lifestyle. Many people attempt to squeeze the most benefit out of their routines by exercising at […]
Posted on 20 January , 2014 | 4 CommentsTweet From the BBC (love them!!), comes an article on average home sizes around the world in meters squared. For reference: 1 square meter = 10.7639104 square feet USA = […]
Posted on 17 January , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet In many ways, life used to be much easier to manage. One of the big reasons why is how careful we all have now to be with privacy concerns. […]
Posted on 15 January , 2014 | 3 CommentsTweet I’m not normally known for my penny pinching ways, since I think that it’s a whole lot of work. However, I don’t like to waste my money on things […]