We have run out of marmalade, a major disaster in our house! Hubby does like a bit of marmalade on his toast in the morning. Normally I make a HUGE batch in January when you can buy Seville oranges as we like our marmalade thick cut, but for various reasons I didn’t this year. 66 more words
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One of the key concepts behind simple living, frugality, and even early retirement is knowing when enough is enough. For me, rather than striving to have a life filled with the most possible, I try to identify the point at which I have enough of what I need to be happy. 578 more words
Hello, gentle readers.
I’m going to preface this post by saying I am shooting for a candid exploration of my frugal journey with this blog. Sometimes candids are pretty and sometimes they are an anxious wreck with smeared mascara and toilet paper stuck to her shoe. 752 more words
My family has recently made some realizations that our current life doesn’t suit us anymore. We’ve decided to Seek a New Life… downsizing, simplifying, becoming more self sustaining and have decided that our goal is to unleash ourselves from this trap that society calls “life” with a “job” and a “house” and to move forward, to provide for ourselves and travel instead of being contained by the same 4 walls. 55 more words