Why ‘No spend days’ won’t save you money

I know this sounds a little crazy at first, but hear me out! I first came accross the idea of ‘no spend days’ when i joined the online bullet journal community through instagram. For those of you who don’t know what that is, its basically a self written diary you use to help you plan and track […]

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Why I travel 100 miles for a haircut

I’ve now been living in London for nearly 7 years, and out of the estimated 28 haircuts I’ve probably had in that time (based on my 3/4 month average!) , I can count on a few fingers how many of them were done here in the capital. This week I again find myself making that […]

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Why New year’s resolutions are a waste of time

OK – this is a little off topic, but something I feel strongly about none the less. I guess I can link it back to saving (watch me!) I suppose when was a lot younger I did subscribe to the idea of New year’s resolutions, mostly because it was something that people expected you to […]

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Stretching out without stretching the budget

In the last 6 months I’ve suffered with pain after a flirtation with running, and while initially I was OK with it, I managed to sustain a hip injury as only I could. I use the word running loosely, in reality it’s more like a wounded animal limping to safety, but that’s neither here nor […]

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