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
- Quote of the month: Richard Branson
- Do You Know When to Stop?
- You already know the answer to success
- Mandarin Oriental Hotels, A Must Try?
- Applying Minimalism to the Holidays
- The privilege of digital photography to preserve memories
- Another Minimalist Wallet: The Fold
- Getting To Know Your DNA? Would You Do It?
- Add a Little Minimalism to Your Diet
- The world crammed into the density of one city
Posted on 26 July , 2013 | 7 CommentsBy now, it’s unlikely that you’ve not heard about AirBnB. The website would still be considered new by most of us but it’s been gaining members by the millions and...
Posted on 24 July , 2013 | 5 CommentsMy husband just got back from a job interview with a university. We’ve been on pins and needles about this job for about a month now. It started when he...
Posted on 22 July , 2013 | 1 CommentIs it what grades you get in school that makes it worthwhile, or that you learned something? When I was a student, everyone fought for ‘the best grades’ of the...
Posted on 19 July , 2013 | 6 CommentsI don’t know about you but personally, knowing when and how much to tip often gives me headaches. When I go to a restaurant in my own city, I know...
Posted on 17 July , 2013 | 7 CommentsSometimes, when we talk about de-cluttering, and getting rid of stuff, we make it sound so easy. Just sell it, give it away, or donate it, right? Unfortunately, many of...
Posted on 15 July , 2013 | 2 CommentsLove this. I am not blind nor do I know anyone who is, but I can just imagine how hard it must be to have to constantly use your fingers...
Posted on 12 July , 2013 | 3 CommentsDo you have your own bucket list? That list of things you’d love to do, experience or have in your lifetime? I’ve often heard about such lists in movies or...
Posted on 10 July , 2013 | 1 CommentIf you want to improve your life and your outlook a little bit, consider adding a little more exposure to nature. I just returned from a camping trip in Teton...
Posted on 8 July , 2013 | 8 CommentsOh how embarrassing. I am estimating I’ll only reach 10 out of the 100 listed here! It looks like a lot of places I haven’t been yet, like India or...
Posted on 5 July , 2013 | 9 CommentsHave you ever read the book “Outliers” by Malcolm Gladwell? He has been one of the more vocal voices of this rule. What is it? I do recommend that you...
Posted on 3 July , 2013 | 6 CommentsMy family might be moving soon. My husband has been applying for full-time professor gigs, since he’s kind of tired of the whole adjunct thing. We don’t know if he’ll...
Posted on 1 July , 2013 | No Comments“Today, of Americans officially designated as ‘poor,’ 99 percent have electricity, running water, flush toilets, and a refrigerator; 95 percent have a television, 88 percent a telephone, 71 percent a...
Posted on 28 June , 2013 | 13 CommentsI’ve been meaning to write a full bucket list and still have a few more items I’d like to add on there. Here are of the main categories that I...
Posted on 26 June , 2013 | 6 CommentsThere was a time when I couldn’t imagine using an ereader. An electronic device for my reading pleasure? Blasphemy! After all, one of the joys of reading is that you...