I’ve been meaning to finish this blog post about my buy once philosophy for quite a while. But it was reading the fantastic ‘The use it up challenge and our nothing New Year‘ from Our Next Life that encouraged me to finish this post off! Ms.Our Next Life’s post talks about the horrors of what actually […]
I have a resolution to take better care of myself in 2017 and this includes eating well. They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day but I am notoriously bad at eating in the morning. However, these cheap and tasty homemade vegan, organic and gluten-free instant porridge pots are my saviours and only 14p […]
While making my resolution for 2017, I was inspired by Vix Meldrew’s ‘Creating a Fuck Budget’ blog post. The post discusses the book ‘‘The Life Changing Magic of Not Giving a Fuck’ by the author Sarah Knight and I highly recommend it.
I cannot believe we have already spent a whole year here at the cottage retreat! And what a year 2016 has been. The EU referendum, the US presidential elections, the migrant crisis and horrors seen in Syria, the deaths of so many famous and inspiring people including Carrie Fisher, George Michael and Alan Rickman to […]
If you are planning to live the life you have now for the next 50 years you simply cannot predict how much money will be enough. And that is why we are not aiming for early retirement but instead for financial freedom!
I am now officially a commuter. I sit within that bracket of commuters that borders on the insane, who tend to be the ones used as case studies for excessive house pricing in London pushing people outside the M25. Whose only competition are those who fly in from Barcelona every day. I am an extreme […]
Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) seems to have been in the news forever with news of people getting major payouts from Banks and Building Societies but did you know the deadline for claiming mis-sold PPI may end in 2018?