This Christmas is unusual for me. Because, for the first time in years, I will be spending money on myself, frivolously and on items I want rather than need. Why would I do that, you might wonder, especially if you are coming to this blog post from somewhere within the ‘debt free’ community. The answer is simple – because I chose to when creating my … Continue reading The things I am getting myself for Christmas. From another country.
I’ve been writing on this blog, mainly about money, for about a year now. And I came to realise that I always write to you from the perspective of money worries. Coming from the experience of intense debt payoff and now just as intense savings phase, this is not surprising. But money is not a worry – money is a tool and it can be … Continue reading Exciting money things
I’ve been eating mainly vegan diet for the last 5 months and this is what I have to say. [TRIGGER WARNING] Continue reading I’ve been eating mainly vegan diet for the last 5 months and this is what I have to say. [TRIGGER WARNING]
Hello there. Hello in November. Not going to lie, I’m excited for the season. Autumn is by far my favourite time of the year. So let me put on a sweater, and another one and a jacket, and hope my shoes are waterproof because it’s gonna get wet. Cold and wet. Love it like nothing else. And it’s also time of productivity for me. So … Continue reading Happy Monday (4th November 2019)
The morning brought on a fried Scottish breakfast (think haggis instead of black pudding), lots of tired looking family members and friends and a quick scramble for a lift to Glasgow. Continue reading We went to a wedding and this is how much it cost.
As much as I love this ability my parents have to get by, I absolutely hate the idea of side-hustling. Partly, because it detracts from focusing on your main financial goal and partly because it means that your main streams of income are insufficient. Continue reading What I am taking from my parents’ 5 financial habits
I bought a flat in London, with £4000 down payment. Yes, you read that right, four thousand pounds. In today’s post I am telling you how that happened. Continue reading How to buy a flat when you have no money