My no buy year

As from today I am going on a no spend year. Just to be clear to you guys, and to myself. We are the forth of august in our dearly beloved 2020. History I have attempted a no spend year before a few years ago. Then, I’ve massively failed at it, so stakes are high.Continue reading “My no buy year”

New in the vintage shop

Hi guys, You can see these dresses on my YouTube channel that I created solely for these beauties : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZBMhTygW8FgAUgoMk_6H0Q Feel free to ask me any questions about the vintage I’m selling. I will add items to this section/ category weekly so keep an eye on this page.  Love,  Maureen 

I’m starting my five no spend months challenge on Wednesday 15th of July and I will blog about my progress weekly to hold myself accountable.

This weekend, while I was cleaning out the garage and the house I’ve been renovating and moving stuff around in for way too long, I came to an understanding. The understanding being that I didn’t want to be moving things around my whole life, and that I finally just wanted to know where my stuffContinue reading “I’m starting my five no spend months challenge on Wednesday 15th of July and I will blog about my progress weekly to hold myself accountable.”

Capsule wardrobing part six: Finding your style with Vogue’s quick fire questions.

Going from nothing to wear to ready to wear. How did I get to this low point, you might ask yourself. Well, my friends, having absolutely nothing to wear when your closet is stacked with clothes can be caused by many factors. I will go over a few later on this blog  but this one isContinue reading “Capsule wardrobing part six: Finding your style with Vogue’s quick fire questions.”

capsule wardrobing step 3

Capsule Wardrobing step 3 After weeding out your closet aka donating what is ill fitting or just doesn’t make you happy and storing items that aren’t for this season. You’ve lived at least two weeks with a capsule that, like mine, probably is far from perfect. If you have had to buy clothes because you didn’tContinue reading “capsule wardrobing step 3”

Extreme and crazy things I do to save money

Because every little bit counts and little bits can lead to great things, here is my list of ten extreme things I do to save money. I use reusable make up pads to take off my make-up. When they are dirty, I just collect them in a separate tiny laundry bag and throw them inContinue reading “Extreme and crazy things I do to save money”

Not being honest to yourself, and other budgeting mistakes you are probably going to make when it comes to your variable expenses.

Today I wanted to touch on the subject of variable expenses in the longterm. Notice that I’ve added ‘ longterm’ there. Everything you take on in life, especially finances should be like planning and running a marathon, not a sprint. Sprinting is only for when a fire breaks out, or another of the other manyContinue reading “Not being honest to yourself, and other budgeting mistakes you are probably going to make when it comes to your variable expenses.”