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 […]
A new recipe from the Retreatist kitchen today! perfect for the cold weather and fabulously frugal too: beef braising steak and ale stew! (Using those cheaper cuts of meat) priced up at £1.40 per portion. And – perfect timing for London Beer week! 🙂
We will hopefully be moving house very soon so I want to apologise in advance if I become a bit quiet on the blog – lots of stuff to organise! However, when we come back online I will hopefully be in a position to start discussing actually paying my debt down rather than just living […]
We like to work out in the Retreatist hovel – with our trim, beach-ready bodies and thighs that could crack walnuts! I wish! We could both stand to lose a few pounds, but with little money for a personal trainer, and the inability to commit to a year-long gym membership how do we workout in a […]
Living the debt-free wannabee lifestyle can be pretty tough and lonely sometimes, and I am certainly feeling the pinch at the moment.