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
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- 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 29 November , 2013 | No CommentsTweet I understand that I’m somewhat biased here. A few years, my wife and I were enjoying our honeymoon in Vietnam. We had scheduled to end our trip in Thailand […]
Posted on 27 November , 2013 | No CommentsTweet One of the great tests to a minimalist lifestyle is the holiday season. It seems as though everything about the holidays is designed to increase consumerism and clutter up […]
Posted on 25 November , 2013 | No CommentsTweet Whenever my nephews and nieces whine when I pull out my camera to snap a few shots of them, I always tell them: You will thank me when you’re […]
Posted on 24 November , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet Simple and brilliant. Only cons: Doesn’t hold coins — I don’t normally have pockets in my clothes, being that designers NEVER give women pockets in fear of adding bulk […]
Posted on 22 November , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet You may have heard about the fact that DNA analysis is getting better and cheaper at an amazing pace. That has made it possible for more of us to […]
Posted on 20 November , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet When we think of minimalism, we often think of getting rid of stuff and perhaps even cutting back on activities. However, it’s a little less common to consider how […]
Posted on 18 November , 2013 | No CommentsTweet If the world of close to 7 billion had to live like people crammed into one city, this is what it’d look like: Via Daily What Paris is impressively […]
Posted on 15 November , 2013 | No CommentsTweet I mentioned a few months ago that I was paying a lot more attention to loyalty programs these days. I’ve followed good advice in signing up for several different […]
Posted on 13 November , 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet One of the things I notice when I got to the store is that, in many cases, it’s cheaper to by pre-packaged, processed foods than it is to buy […]
Posted on 11 November , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet This is such an interesting apartment because it employs one of the principles I try to keep for myself in the home — make as many spaces as possible […]
Posted on 8 November , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet Not often will I get the opportunity to cross 2 items off of my bucket list in one day so it’s hard for me to express how amazing yesterday […]
Posted on 6 November , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet One of the keys to productivity is minimizing distractions. Distractedness makes it difficult to stay on task, and to accomplish what you want to get done. If you want […]
Posted on 4 November , 2013 | No CommentsTweet By Diego Stocco. He recorded sounds from a dry cleaner’s equipment and made music out of it. Simple and beautiful! Via Swiss Miss
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Posted on 30 October , 2013 | No CommentsTweet This is the time of year that my son loves. We kick off the holiday season with his birthday at the beginning of November, then we have Thanksgiving, and […]