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
- Statistics on Passwords and Tips on How to Make Them Better
- 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
Posted on 14 November , 2011 | 5 CommentsJust the other day I heard a guy on the street exclaim to his friend: What? You don’t know what Twitter is? Granted, these are 20-to-30-somethings who have sort of...
Posted on 11 November , 2011 | 1 CommentOctober 2011 What’s the best thing about being a minimalist? Don’t let naysayers determine your life Should you give up your hobbies to be a minimalist How minimalist you are...
Posted on 10 November , 2011 | 3 CommentsWe found this temple wandering around the streets of Macau. It is just.. so cool to see something so beautifully kept and a holy place for people to go to...
Posted on 9 November , 2011 | No Comments“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” Leonardo da Vinci
Posted on 8 November , 2011 | 1 CommentWhat’s in Ishrat’s Bag: phone – music player book (currently Indian Art in Detail) headphones cards (unlimited yoga, student id, debit, library , grocery points) transit passes keys lip...
Posted on 7 November , 2011 | 15 CommentsMost people go on vacation in the summer so this may not be relevant to many, but if you do a lot of business traveling year round or you are...
Posted on 4 November , 2011 | 25 CommentsThe Slavery Footprint is an interesting, interactive survey that EVERYONE should take when they have time. No matter how good you think you’re being, if you own any modern appliance...
Posted on 3 November , 2011 | 2 CommentsThe Bund is the name for the view in Shanghai. It’s of the buildings that are downtown (the ones you saw from the Shanghai skyview height of The Can Opener),...
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 1 November , 2011 | 4 CommentsWhat’s in Tabatha’s Wallet When I don’t need to carry my phone I use a Jupiter Freedom arm wallet. It has a removable strap so I can use it like...
Posted on 31 October , 2011 | 16 CommentsREADER SCOTT ASKED: What are your thoughts about minimalist with hobbies or extracurricular activities? Your blogs are a hobby to you, but what about craftsmen, musicians, collectors (not hoarders), travelers?...
Posted on 28 October , 2011 | No CommentsA great link by BBC — enter in your birth date and figure out where you are, exactly
Posted on 27 October , 2011 | 1 CommentAs you know I’m the bloggess for Fabulously Broke in the City as well, and I’m selling off things from my closet that I simply don’t have space in my...
Posted on 27 October , 2011 | 1 CommentThis street is famous for its red lanterns and restaurants. I found it magical!!! I really enjoyed wandering around the streets, feeling like I’m in some Communist Wonderland. Just kidding...
Posted on 26 October , 2011 | 14 CommentsI get this question on occasion from the curious, who want to know what’s just so good about being a minimalist (sometimes, equated as an euphemism for being cheap or...