Join the “no-resolutions” movement.

You’re probably already seeing the same old shite you see every year on social media and on television centred around generic New Year’s Resolutions. Lose the holiday weight! Stop drinking for January. New year, new me! 2020 is going to be the year I ……*enter generic resolution* I’m not saying that any of these are aContinue reading “Join the “no-resolutions” movement.”

Your End of Year Financial Audit

Now is the perfect time to take stock of your finances before we head into Christmas and a brand new year with brand new goals. Before you can set yourself some money objectives for 2020, you need a clear picture of where you are right now. A really useful tool I use is the MoneyGirlContinue reading “Your End of Year Financial Audit”

We need to talk about food waste

Roughly one-third of the food we produce annually is never eaten. Just let that sink in for a second. As a society, we have become so disconnected from our food system that we have forgotten all of the resources that went into making it, at every stage, and getting it onto our plates that weContinue reading “We need to talk about food waste”

Low waste (and low cost) skin-care swaps

In my quest to create less waste and spend less money, I’ve actually discovered several skin care swaps that have my skin feeling better than ever. Ice roller -> lavendar infused ice cube Ice rollers or jade rollers have been popping up on social media a lot of late with beauty bloggers swearing by them.Continue reading “Low waste (and low cost) skin-care swaps”

Transitioning to Sustainable Fashion

Fashion. A seemingly frivolous topic but we all wear clothes and we all have a mixture of emotions connected to them. Some of us have too many and have nowhere to store them. Some of us have gained weight and feel self-conscious and uncomfortable in them. Some of us are struggling with money and ourContinue reading “Transitioning to Sustainable Fashion”

So, you’re out of debt. What next?

I’ve been debt free now for 5 glorious months! Surprisingly, I feel like that was probably the easy part. It took me about 18 months from when I decided get my shit together until I actually made the last credit card payment. I forgot to to mention it in the last post but I usedContinue reading “So, you’re out of debt. What next?”

Anxiety

I was going to write about staying motivated to save this week but truth be told, I’m not feeling motivated to do anything at the moment thanks to my old pal, anxiety. My anxiety is a real bitch because it keeps changing the way it manifests and catching me off guard. When I think I’veContinue reading “Anxiety”

How I Got Out of Debt

When I moved to London, I had some savings but not very much and I quickly burned through what I had. Up to that point, I hadn’t learned very good habits with money but I had also never needed much for what I wanted to do. I travelled a lot and the cost of livingContinue reading “How I Got Out of Debt”