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Transition from Uni to the World of Jobbies!

On those rare occasions when I seem to be having a little too much fun (completely aware of the oxymoron I just used there, but I guess that’s just a Sri Lankan thing!)-staying out late or just going out for dinner, my grandma would always make it a point to say, “Putha! 730 more words


Budget Depression

Sometimes you get ahead of yourself. Sometimes the unexpected shows up and thrashes you. Sometimes you just plain dropped the ball.

When you’re a homemaker, it’s up to you to hit the numbers. 208 more words

Building Your Hoard

Soooooo, What's for Dinner?

I originally published this post in May, and now, a month and a half later,  I need a reminder to plan out my meals better.  514 more words


Cheap Trick: How I Survive In China with a 500 RMB Budget Every Month

500 RMB is equivalent to 3563.20 PHP or 82.36 USD (as of 12/15/13). For some, living with this budget for a month may be impossible. In fact, when I was single, my budget every month used to be 1000 to 2000 RMB. 353 more words


Goblin Hoard Report Card - June 2014

The spendiness of May continues into June. Our $600 grocery budget still wasn’t enough, though admittedly some of the expenses have been extra purchases for laying in a pantry and getting some canning gear. 346 more words

Building Your Hoard

5 Simple Tips to Smart Money Management

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Leaving My Job to Go Into Debt Full Time

Upon learning that I got into medical school I read the email 4 times to be sure I wasn’t seeing things, jumped up and down, called my parents and tried to convince them that no I wasn’t lying and then realized that I’ll have to leave my very interesting and great job. 216 more words