My July budget recap

Ooh guys, honestly I’ve been holding of the review. I’m not particularly proud of what I’ve achieved for the month of July. And also, who the hell can concentrate when it’s this hot ??? I kind of slipped up. I bought a few clothing items for winter because I freaked out that on my noContinue reading “My July budget recap”

Talking about the financial mistakes I made in my twenties, so you don’t have to make them.

I thought writing about these could be helpful to young people who are just starting their financial journey, so here we go. Not knowing were my money went. When I was in college and my first working years after college, I didn’t track my spending. I just went with the flow and honestly, if myContinue reading “Talking about the financial mistakes I made in my twenties, so you don’t have to make them.”

Food Hacks that aren’t only environmental friendly but will also save you money

Hey’a friends, Today I wanted to share some of my hacks to not only save the environment but also save you a heap of money. First of all, I would like to say… the first and foremost reason I do these things is because I really like to do them. I’m a bit of aContinue reading “Food Hacks that aren’t only environmental friendly but will also save you money”

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 step 2

Capsule wardrobing STEP 2/Two weeks into your first capsule/ questionnaire So you’re the first two weeks into your capsule… Hurray! Excitement! Joy! Time for some reflection on how it all went Here are some questions that can help you in the process… and if you’re thinking while reading these questions : ” who has time forContinue reading “capsule wardrobing step 2”

Capsule wardrobing: step one.

Capsule wardrobing/ STEP ONE The first thing you need to do, and I’m sure this is not NEWS to you, is: Detox your closet. By that I mean, don’t make radical decisions just yet. But reducing your options just a tad does help. You can do this by eliminating clothes that are worn out, need toContinue reading “Capsule wardrobing: step one.”

Why you should know your bare essentials budget, and it’s not what you think it is.

Hi, In a previous post I’ve stated that knowing your bare essentials budget as a base to build your emergency fund, is bullshit. I still stand with my pervious opinion. I think emergencies call for bigger budgets, aka your normal monthly budget plus a little cushion. I don’t like deprivation when you’re already in deprivationContinue reading “Why you should know your bare essentials budget, and it’s not what you think it is.”