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
- 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?
- Solar-powered Camera Strap: Simple and useful
- 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
Posted on 15 November , 2010 | 61 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 […]
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 […]