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 9 January , 2010 | 9 CommentsJust 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 your...
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 21 December , 2009 | 10 CommentsIt’s a lot of time, like an entire intensive weekend, but totally worth it in the end when you look at your neat, organized closet. So here’s how I de-cluttered...
Posted on 24 October , 2009 | 4 CommentsWe all know how to use shortcuts such as CTRL + S to save a document in many applications, but have you ever explored all the other options available in...
Posted on 21 October , 2009 | 14 CommentsWhy I dislike gifts and gifting I have had so many homemade things given to me like iPod cosies, joke magnets, candles, cheap things for the kitchen that I don’t...
Posted on 17 October , 2009 | 3 CommentsThis is always a problem for people: wrangling cords and cables because electronic wiring for computers, gadgets and home entertainment systems can quickly become a jumbled mess of chaos. Solutions...
Posted on 14 October , 2009 | 3 CommentsSet up 3 boxes: Donate, Toss, Wrong Place: 1 minute Put them all together, side by side in one central area. Go through and pick up the major pieces of...
Posted on 12 October , 2009 | 1 CommentPeople think freshly purchased containers will make them organized. But it’s not the containers or any tools you buy that actually organize you, it’s the system you put in place....
Posted on 10 October , 2009 | 2 CommentsSort your wardrobe into a “Lose It Now” pile Donate, sell, toss, use as a rag. Whatever. Just get it out of your closet and into boxes or bags in...
Posted on 7 October , 2009 | 7 CommentsStacking DVDs, CDs and books.. it was just easier to put it on the floor than to find a clear surface, right? Not any more. CDs & DVDs 1. Rip...
Posted on 5 October , 2009 | 3 CommentsSet a 30 minute time limit & focus Check your emails in 30 minute intervals, three times a day; once the 30 minutes are up, stop. I find that when...
Posted on 3 October , 2009 | 7 CommentsRead: How to create a Minimalist Home Part 1 Now that we have an idea of what Minimalist Homes are all about, and having looked at some examples, it’s time...
Posted on 28 September , 2009 | 4 CommentsSome of you (okay, maybe just me) may have had a problem with stacking papers all over a table and losing it when you need it the most. Where the...
Posted on 26 September , 2009 | No CommentsToday’s Saturday Project is to reflect on what you’ve committed or over-committed yourself to doing in your life. Maybe you have all of your commitments in one place, and your...
Posted on 23 September , 2009 | No CommentsEffective, Efficient and Productive. Think about those words for a second. Do they all mean the same thing to you? (It’s okay if it does.) Here are the simple definitions...
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