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
- Decluttering and Clearing Your Mind
- Beautiful graffiti I’d welcome with my arms wide open!
- How Often Do You Give Compliments?
- Traveling alone and want to take pictures of yourself there? No problem!
- I Like Buying Nice Things
- Organizing Books on a Bookcase: Stop Motion
- In Which I Discover That I *Need* a Chair
- Richness is when you need no more
- On Packing Light
- Roll it Experimental Housing / University of Karlsruhe
Posted on 5 November , 2010 | 30 CommentsTweet My Palm which I have loved for years, is starting to go. The screen is not responding, the ‘handwriting’ option on this thing is getting annoying (why didn’t they […]
Posted on 4 November , 2010 | 13 CommentsTweet I know it’s just a duffel bag on top of a suitcase but I find it very cool. It’s like a two-in-one It must be very heavy to carry […]
Posted on 3 November , 2010 | 4 CommentsTweet OFF THE BEATEN TRACK Beyond Norms featured this blog as one of the 15 bloggers which includes some pretty big names (not myself!!) to answer: ‘What’s the wisest and […]
Posted on 2 November , 2010 | 12 CommentsTweet I did. This really takes me back to my days dabbling in Sociology, when I first read the term “Affluenza” in a book and was instantly hooked. …and makes […]
Posted on 1 November , 2010 | 41 CommentsTweet Are we all a bunch of posers who are jumping on the minimalism bandwagon? Aspiring Minimalist wrote in her post Is Less More? -Recently I received a comment from […]
Posted on 29 October , 2010 | 16 CommentsTweet Note: I know water (for example) is technically a “chemical”. Please read “chemical” in this post as it is colloquially used. BACKGROUND I have tried to switch most of […]
Posted on 27 October , 2010 | No CommentsTweet A very interesting video, although I wish they would have shown more of what was at the fair. Watch the video here on BBC news For millionaire Russians, a […]
Posted on 25 October , 2010 | 1 CommentTweet We decide our own priorities by the actions we take. Words are strong as well, but not as definitive as actually getting off our butts and doing something or […]
Posted on 22 October , 2010 | 25 CommentsTweet Sometimes we think about buying or upgrading things just for the sake of it, or for the image. We are our own Joneses. We do a lot of things […]
Posted on 20 October , 2010 | 32 CommentsTweet Second richest man in India, Antilla Mukesh Ambani after Lakshmi Mittal, built this $1 billion dollar monstrosity. Plans were then drawn up for what will be the world’s largest […]
Posted on 18 October , 2010 | 25 CommentsTweet An Australian millionaire gave away his 2.7 million EUR fortune because he finally realized he was falling into a consumerism trap, and money didn’t make him happy. Note to […]
Posted on 15 October , 2010 | 20 CommentsTweet This is BF’s partial story. He too, is a minimalist, but his parents (well, his father) trained him to be like that from young. When they were kids, they […]
Posted on 13 October , 2010 | 38 CommentsTweet Did you know that our bodies absorb about 5lbs of makeup chemicals a YEAR through your skin? Via. That means in a lifetime, if you were to live until […]
Posted on 11 October , 2010 | 21 CommentsTweet ..such as the following phrases: You will never have enough time for anything You will always be in debt Buying a home is the best investment you’ll ever make […]
Posted on 8 October , 2010 | 18 CommentsTweet I’m not sure when this popped into my head: “What am I really working for, here?”, but it helps to go over the exercise once a year at least. […]