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
- Adding Meaningful Activities to Your Life
- A smarter keyhole
- Using Cloud Services For Better Communications
- The Advantages of Living in Smaller Spaces
- A Village of 100 People
- The great beauty of Rome: an alternative guide
- Having Dinner In Paradise?
- What is Mortgage Life Insurance, and Do You Need the Protection?
- Nutella Jars turn into great drinking glasses afterwards
- Quote of the Month: Massimo Vignelli
Posted on 25 January , 2010 | 38 CommentsTweet In response to something I posted and thought was neat – colour changing bathroom tiles, reader Chris posted: These tiles cost $291 per square foot. Why would you even think […]
Posted on 23 January , 2010 | 8 CommentsTweet Today’s Saturday Project, is about half an hour to an hour to go around your home and find one or all the little things that: need to be cleaned […]
Posted on 21 January , 2010 | 8 CommentsTweet I remember spending hours with these crayons. I had the 64-pack of colours, and I drew and coloured every piece of paper in sight. But let’s be honest, I […]
Posted on 20 January , 2010 | 16 CommentsTweet As my last note on happiness and attaining it, here is a story that has been at the back of my mind for a while now. It keeps my […]
Posted on 19 January , 2010 | 14 CommentsTweet I turned out to be Courier: Rational, Understated, Progressive and Disciplined. I definitely save the Strawberry Creams for last, and eat the disgusting truffles first. Take the test here. […]
Posted on 18 January , 2010 | 4 CommentsTweet Larry Hagman and his wife Maj have listed their 43-acre Ojai estate for $11 Million. The 9-Bedroom 14-Bath Mediterranean-style estate is located at 9950 Sulphur Mountain Road, Ojai, CA […]
Posted on 17 January , 2010 | 2 CommentsTweet What a cute, novel idea. If I were a bird, I’d rather have a whole house, but then again…. if there’s free food to be foraged from this lovely […]
Posted on 16 January , 2010 | 3 CommentsTweet It’s an innovative, self-heating baby bottle designed by none other than Karim Rashid. It doesn’t need any electricity to heat up. Just use salt! The contents are warmed by […]
Posted on 15 January , 2010 | 25 CommentsTweet Big thank you to Apartment Therapy’s Catrin Morris who graciously linked to post in this post: Bathrooms Organized and Clutter-Free Reader Tamala asked: I was wondering if you had […]
Posted on 14 January , 2010 | 8 CommentsTweet I do have to say I prefer plain grey slate, but this is great for people who cannot make up their mind about what colour they want. Via Apartment […]
Posted on 13 January , 2010 | 3 CommentsTweet V Via Fresh Pics
Posted on 13 January , 2010 | 13 CommentsTweet Some people get really mad at money “I wish we didn’t have to deal with these bills and with money” “I wish we lived in a world without money” […]
Posted on 12 January , 2010 | 9 CommentsTweet Goodbye detergent! is a brand new line of environmentally friendly scrubs for your home, made with unique materials such as recycled corn cobs, peach pits, & walnut shells. These […]
Posted on 11 January , 2010 | 11 CommentsTweet When I first starting embracing minimalism, I imagined a very stark, bleak life. No possessions, shaved head, you know.. all that stereotypical stuff. When I finally gave it a shot […]
Posted on 9 January , 2010 | 9 CommentsTweet Just in time for after New Years, here’s an idea for inexpensive, minimalist decorations with your refuse. Heck, you must have at least a few bottles lying around, or […]