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 19 December , 2011 | 10 CommentsAs a society, we are a bunch of bored folk. When we’re bored, what do we do? Turn on the TV Go Digital Go Shopping Eat I’m not saying that...
Posted on 2 November , 2011 | 10 CommentsAs of late, I’ve had my sleep disrupted from false (arg!) fire alarms in my building. It has thrown off my schedule for sleeping, waking me up at odd hours,...
Posted on 10 October , 2011 | 10 CommentsA good wake-up call for anyone who works, including myself is to make sure you aren’t taking what you have for granted. Here are some behaviours Psychology Today outlined: Tardiness...
Posted on 12 January , 2011 | 83 CommentsI like watching TV. *GASP HEARD AROUND THE WORLD* Yeah you heard me. I’m a minimalist, and I like to watch TV, but I don’t own a TV nor do...
Posted on 22 December , 2010 | 24 Comments1. Just say No. — You cannot be Superwoman or Superman. It’s just impossible. 2. Create a meal plan for the week. — I cook once & eat the same...
Posted on 11 October , 2010 | 20 Comments..such as the following phrases: You will never have enough time for anything You will always be in debt Buying a home is the best investment you’ll ever make You...
Posted on 8 October , 2010 | 18 CommentsI’m not sure when this popped into my head: “What am I really working for, here?”, but it helps to go over the exercise once a year at least. At...
Posted on 6 October , 2010 | No CommentsYou can’t anticipate the future. Note, I didn’t say “see into the future”, but anticipate. See, if we start just thinking about what we want to do in detail but...
Posted on 1 October , 2010 | 5 CommentsI think uni-tasking has really gotten a bad rep these past couple of years. All I hear nowadays is: “If you buy this gadget, you can multi-task even more!” Or.....
Posted on 20 September , 2010 | 1 CommentIt’s 10 minutes long, but for me, it was worth every second. Via Fabulissme.
Posted on 25 August , 2010 | 5 CommentsDid you miss my other posts? Cooking for the Week: Strategies & Tips for mixing & matching Cooking for the Week: 10 Efficient & Time-Saving Tricks —————————————————— To round off...
Posted on 23 June , 2010 | 7 CommentsThere are shortcuts we can take to help us with our daily tasks, and to help optimize our precious time. Time Waster: Shopping for groceries daily Time Saved: 20...
Posted on 18 June , 2010 | 25 CommentsMaking the bed. I cannot think of a more useless activity to do each morning. Some people feel the need to make their bed each morning so that they have...
Posted on 28 April , 2010 | 21 CommentsI am not so important that people need to reach me 24/7. And I don’t want to be so important that people need to do so. Some people are obsessive...
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...
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