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 20 February , 2012 | 5 CommentsIt’s nice when you look at something like this, ooh and aah, and wish you had all the cash in the world to just snap your fingers, have little Ikea...
Posted on 23 December , 2011 | 5 CommentsI probably use more than most but I`ve found these exceptionally handy for blogging: Akismet: Stops spam in its tracks. You still see all of the spam that comes in....
Posted on 24 October , 2011 | 23 CommentsDo you ever watch the show Hoarders? It is people who I feel are on the other side of extreme minimalism. They keep everything from empty bottles of shampoo to...
Posted on 14 September , 2011 | 29 CommentsThis is a follow-up post to: 10 steps to get your wardrobe to where you want it to be. I had a couple of readers tell me that they knew...
Posted on 18 April , 2011 | 24 CommentsReader Lani wrote in asking…. How do you get past those feelings of: I don’t want to lose that money What if I need it again I could save so...
Posted on 9 March , 2011 | 11 CommentsLindy of Minting Nickels wrote this post about 3 tools to make busy lives better, and it reminded me of something we do. We keep a blue recycling box in...
Posted on 29 December , 2010 | 22 CommentsA LITTLE BACKGROUND (You can skip this by scrolling down to the iPod Touch Photo if you want to just hear how it worked from moving my Palm Data >...
Posted on 14 April , 2010 | 1 CommentI can remember the day I lost my jacket very clearly a couple of years ago, when I was downtown. But when I say lost, I mean stolen. Someone stole...
Posted on 19 February , 2010 | 8 CommentsI don’t have a lot, so I tend to just spread them out on the counter, neatly organized and ready to go. However, if you are a makeup junkie (or...
Posted on 17 February , 2010 | 8 CommentsOver shopping is over consumption. It is binging with your credit card, and it is out of control. I am not talking about deciding to pick up a laptop after...
Posted on 26 December , 2009 | 6 CommentsI am not sure how many of you do this, but every 6 months, I go through the kitchen and re-organize it a little. I look at how my small...
Posted on 12 December , 2009 | 1 CommentIt might sound counter intuitive considering I just did a post on Productivity on Saturday, but I feel like I put myself under a lot of pressure. I want to...
Posted on 28 November , 2009 | 3 CommentsToday’s Saturday Project is to prepare a kits for Work. It might seem like a silly idea, but I’ve found it very useful. “How can that possibly be minimalist to...
Posted on 23 November , 2009 | 10 CommentsThis is a reader request from Rose. Thanks for writing in! Full disclosure, I have no children of my own, but I do have nieces and nephews. When they come...