Our anniversary weekend took a turn for the unexpected. Instead of looking longingly into each others’ eyes over champagne afternoon tea, we got to sample the delights of our local hospital.
I have no doubt that we could cut our expenses drastically if I felt good about myself. I’ve added it up recently. My poor self-worth costs me dearly. Clothing With time comes change, and that[…]
Last time out I talked about life and death. This time I’ll also be talking about life and death. But from a different perspective. Hopefully, it won’t be so morbid! Today, I want to tell[…]
Whenever I start to complain about my job, I think back to how hard I used to work for a hell of a lot less pay. Ultimately my current job is glorified customer service. If[…]
What would you do if you knew with absolute certainty that you would die in exactly 10 years time. It doesn’t matter how you know this or what you will die of; in 3652 days[…]
I’ve promised this for a long time. I’ve finally got round to tidying up my investment returns tracking spreadsheet!
This weekend was a special anniversary for me. It marked two years since I left my last full-time job. I thought it a good time to share some reflections on those past two years. What[…]
Financial Independence means something slightly different to me than it means to Mr YFG. It has a much more deep meaning for me as it is linked to what it means to be a woman[…]
A few weeks ago Patisserie Valerie (PV), a chain of upmarket purveyor of cakes, pastries and coffees made a shock announcement. They had been “notified of potentially fraudulent, accounting irregularities” in their accounts. What followed[…]
Once upon a time, what seems ages ago, I wrote a post about my story and my ‘numbers’. However, after a week or so I eventually decided to take it down. I had three reasons[…]