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
- 3 Good Reasons to Declutter Your House
- What Food Represents Your State?
- Even Introverts Need Social Interaction
- Storage under the stairs
- Making Physical Exercise a Priority
- Seriously, why don’t you have a couch?
- Allow Yourself to Hit the Reset Button
- The Great Mosque of Djenné – Largest Mud Building in the World
- A Road Trip With Too Much Stuff
- When Does it Make Sense to Do-It-Yourself?
Posted on 26 November , 2010 | 13 CommentsTweet I don’t NEED any of these things, but.. damn it they make my days special I guess you can really see my priorities: Being Organized, Blogging, Wearing Clothes, Wearing […]
Posted on 24 November , 2010 | 106 CommentsTweet NY Times ran a post called The Great Unwashed and it brought up some interesting points, namely how obsessed we are with cleanliness. A DAILY shower is a deeply […]
Posted on 22 November , 2010 | 15 CommentsTweet The biggest reason is that it is easy to misplace things. If I am not organized with my files and a clutter bug, I could potentially misplace any of […]
Posted on 19 November , 2010 | 18 CommentsTweet I am a nester. One of the worst nesters you’ll EVER meet, too… which is funny because I don’t like a lot of stuff, yet it all adds up. […]
Posted on 17 November , 2010 | 17 CommentsTweet …and at half a million, it’s a steal, especially in Japan. I don’t think I could do this. This is not what I’d consider to be a comfortable lifestyle, […]
Posted on 16 November , 2010 | 3 CommentsTweet Wonderful, informative video. I love seeing how this part of the world has changed over 1000 years. It’s quite a long video (5 minutes +), but well worth the […]
Posted on 15 November , 2010 | 62 CommentsTweet People always ask why I became a minimalist, and my answer is always: The less you have and do, the more you will feel free. That simple sentence took […]
Posted on 13 November , 2010 | 8 CommentsTweet MINIMALIST INSPIRATION Please head over to Mind the Beginner for some incredible inspiration. I was lucky enough to be chosen by Christiaan to give my thoughts on the benefits of […]
Posted on 12 November , 2010 | 17 CommentsTweet 1-800-GOT-JUNK is seeing a rise in business of people who are just trying to downsize and get rid of their stuff 65% more people use self-storage now than in […]
Posted on 10 November , 2010 | 29 CommentsTweet Paige requested in response to my “Key Chemical Ingredients to Avoid” post, a list of products I use on a regular basis that meet my criterion. I should warn […]
Posted on 8 November , 2010 | 13 CommentsTweet 200 miles of flood tunnels are also home to 1,000 people who eke out a living in the strip’s dark underbelly. Some, like Steven and his girlfriend Kathryn, have […]
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 […]