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
- Working From Home… Is It Good Or Bad?
- 10 Actions That Can Help You Feel Better Now
- Babyoom grows with your baby
- Spending Or Saving?
- Improve Your Life By Setting Priorities
- You don’t really need to know the language
- Quote of the Month: Henry David Thoreau
- Do You Judge Non-Minimalists?
- Spring Cleaning
- Trading In Baby/Kids Clothes? Sounds Like A Great Concept
Posted on 29 October , 2012 | 1 CommentMany people talk about being a slave to any of the following: debt money your job cigarettes coffee image and status car house Some are even proud to admit it!...
Posted on 26 October , 2012 | 7 CommentsIn the past year, I moved into a new place and had my first kid. I live in a residential place but near my place there is one pharmacy (which...
Posted on 24 October , 2012 | 1 CommentI’ve been quite happy lately, going through my home and purging some of the possessions we’ve managed to gather in the five years that we’ve lived here. I dislike clutter...
Posted on 22 October , 2012 | 8 CommentsWe as a society, have a problem with shaming others and not seeing the good in the actions others take. We shame others for even taking the smallest of steps...
Posted on 19 October , 2012 | 6 CommentsLast month, I had 2 quick trips planned. A big part of the reason why they were so quick is obviously because I have a 2 month old baby...
Posted on 17 October , 2012 | No CommentsHi, this is Pete:) Today, I’m very happy to announce that we now have 3rd writer, Miranda who will be sharing her very unique perspective on minimalism, she is a...
Posted on 15 October , 2012 | 1 CommentFeel like you’re in a rut and you aren’t making any progress? Sometimes I get to the point where I think: Ugh. Same old same old. I feel like I...
Posted on 12 October , 2012 | 9 CommentsAs I continue to work on simplifying my life and my mind, one clear challenge for me is disconnecting from my email. I have a smartphone paid by work and...
Posted on 10 October , 2012 | 3 CommentsWe all know about minimalism in general, especially for houses, but from my trip to Asia, here are some more interesting ways to be minimalist, even in your business....
Posted on 8 October , 2012 | 4 CommentsWhen you go on a vacation, do you really relax? For me, it depends. I obviously love to travel so I like to visit other countries where I’ve been to...
Posted on 5 October , 2012 | 4 CommentsToday, on my way to work, I started thinking about much things have chnaged in the past year. I’ve been incredibly fortunate and blessed. In the past year I’ve: -ran...
Posted on 3 October , 2012 | No Comments“A small group of thoughtful people could change the world. Indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has” – Margaret Mead American Cultural Anthropologist
Posted on 1 October , 2012 | 2 CommentsWhat is a better life? Everyone wants a better life, but what exactly is a better life? For some, it’s just having accessibly clean water , for others it’s having enough...
Posted on 28 September , 2012 | 3 CommentsIt used to be a very simple path. Go to school, get a degree, find a job where you work from 9 to 5 or longer, every year. After proving...
Posted on 26 September , 2012 | 11 CommentsNote: This post is a mental exercise for myself, rather than giving tips or giving any kind of specific enlightening “ah hah” moments, if there ever were any to begin...