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
- Downsizing: How to Decide What to Get Rid Of
- Wishful travelers and the money trees in Britain
- Do You Have a Credit “False Alarm” Slowing You Down?
- Aesop’s Fable: The Farmer and the Stork
- Forced Minimalism: Moving to a Smaller Place
- Your First Apartment: Stocking up on the essentials
- Quote of the month: Abraham Lincoln
- Hold to Minimalist Principles and Don’t Fall for Ads
- Minimalist Art: From 1 sheet of paper
- Is Life Getting More Complicated Because Of Technology?
Posted on 29 September , 2010 | 5 CommentsTweet It’s a misconception. I know this, because when someone calls my pile of papers messy (which is the way I like to work), I feel a slight twinge of: […]
Posted on 27 September , 2010 | 17 CommentsTweet I have a regular wallet with everything you can possibly think of. But when I am going out without a complicated purpose (just to walk, or to the grocery […]
Posted on 22 September , 2010 | 21 CommentsTweet When Reader Angelina asked me to first write about this, I thought: What am I getting myself into? I don’t have kids aged 3 – 6!! But I do […]
Posted on 20 September , 2010 | 1 CommentTweet It’s 10 minutes long, but for me, it was worth every second. Via Fabulissme.
Posted on 17 September , 2010 | 7 CommentsTweet HOLY #$&@* THAT IS A LOT OF STUFF! All at once, it can seem like a lot, but it isn’t. It all fits into one carry-on, and one purse. […]
Posted on 15 September , 2010 | 8 CommentsTweet 3 things I keep in mind I keep a list of what I need and follow it each time I travel ….but I can always buy what I forgot […]
Posted on 14 September , 2010 | No CommentsTweet Australia’s Nature’s Paper, sold in the U.S. under Enviro Green, uses the leftover waste from the wheat that is used to make flour and cereal — the waste hull […]
A Minimalist’s Suitcase : What to pack for 3 weeks or more of travel (going overseas) in warmer weatherPosted on 13 September , 2010 | 9 CommentsTweet I talked about packing for the weekend (being the girly girl that I am), and packing for a business trip without having items that are useless. But here is […]
Posted on 10 September , 2010 | 4 CommentsTweet Most business trips are about a week long. But if they aren’t, just cut back accordingly. For business travel, I don’t like to bring a lot of accessories. The […]
Posted on 8 September , 2010 | 11 CommentsTweet When I last traveled to see my sister for the weekend, she was amazed to see that all I brought was a weekender bag. Sister: “Is that all you […]
Posted on 7 September , 2010 | 2 CommentsTweet “It is better for you to be free of fear lying upon a bed of straw than to have a golden couch and a lavish table and be full of […]
Posted on 6 September , 2010 | 2 CommentsTweet All of the following posts were originally posted on my other blog: Fabulously Broke in the City. I am re-posting it, because it’s a helpful series that I put […]
Posted on 3 September , 2010 | 3 CommentsTweet Quick shots of the hotel before I swept in with my stuff and dropped it everywhere. I use the second bed as my “wardrobe” area to lay my clothes […]
Posted on 1 September , 2010 | 5 CommentsTweet YOUR QUESTIONS Why am I living in a hotel again and is BF living with me? How living at a hotel works & the cost of it (cooking, laundry, […]