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
- Working From Home… Is It Good Or Bad?
- 10 Actions That Can Help You Feel Better Now
- Babyoom grows with your baby
- Spending Or Saving?
- Improve Your Life By Setting Priorities
- You don’t really need to know the language
- Quote of the Month: Henry David Thoreau
- Do You Judge Non-Minimalists?
- Spring Cleaning
- Trading In Baby/Kids Clothes? Sounds Like A Great Concept
Posted on 4 January , 2013 | No CommentsA few weeks ago, I mentioned that I had recently started using the iPhone Lift application. I hope you won’t mind me talking about it some more. The other day,...
Posted on 2 January , 2013 | No CommentsOne of the best things you can do for yourself as this new year begins is to bring minimalism to your New Year’s Resolutions. Too often, we create a long...
Posted on 31 December , 2012 | No CommentsI’ve always been fascinated with food as art. I am not talking just about a beautifully presented plate where the radishes are carved into little fairies, but when artists look...
Posted on 28 December , 2012 | No CommentsAs a quite new parent, every reunion of our lives is taken to a different level. A birthday, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas and so on brings some sense of responsibility. I...
Posted on 26 December , 2012 | 1 CommentOne of the most difficult things about seeing an increase in income, or paying off your debt, is avoiding the lifestyle inflation that comes with it. When your income has...
Posted on 24 December , 2012 | 1 CommentHow true it is… except I know I keep things that I want, not need so for me, this is just a good reminder of limiting those wants to...
Posted on 21 December , 2012 | 1 CommentWhat if one of the first steps to minimalism was to get “zen” in our priorities? I feel everybody around me – me included – is running here and there....
Posted on 20 December , 2012 | No CommentsI’ve talked a few times about different trips that I’ve made and there is no doubt that I personally think that travel is the best thing to experience. As a...
Posted on 19 December , 2012 | 4 CommentsI have a love/hate relationship with Christmas. On the one hand, I love winter. I love the snow, and I love the warmth inside. Our relatively modest decorations add a...
Posted on 14 December , 2012 | 1 CommentToday I wanted to post a few more photos from a trip I did last January when my wife and I went to Russia and Spain. Why would I visit...
Posted on 12 December , 2012 | 1 CommentIt’s a little easier to live a low-key lifestyle when you are single, or if it’s just you and a like-minded partner. When you have kids, things can get a...
Posted on 10 December , 2012 | 3 Comments“Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become your character. Watch your character, it becomes...
Posted on 7 December , 2012 | 3 CommentsAfter finally upgrading to an iPhone, I’m now trying to discover the interesting apps. One that I installed a few days ago is “lift”. It’s a very simple one. You...
Posted on 5 December , 2012 | 1 CommentOne of the most important things you can do for yourself is figure out what, exactly, you believe. This isn’t just about your religious/spiritual leanings, or your idea of what...