In the last two months, three things happened: I finally got the elusive permanent academic contract We saw a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom cottage house in a quaint country village that we both love and want to buy and can afford We spent a couple of days in London, ate delicious Japanese food, and decided … Continue reading My big (40th) bday present to myself — Me
After reading one of Frugalwood’s case study, where the couple made less money than we did and yet, managed to save a lot more than we did, I decided to implement a drastic (for us) austerity plan of saving 20% of our income this month and implementing a Sabbath round up (explained below). We also … Continue reading Saving more than you think you can – The Sabbath Round-up and monthly austerity cycles
I’ve had the fortune of being able to move around, a lot. I moved from one side of my country to another, across the pond, over to the Middle East, back across the pond, and then back to continental Europe. My husband and I have recently relocated to the U.K. from undisclosed continental European country … Continue reading City mouse or Country mouse?