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A guide to buying on Carousell

Why Carousell?

In my time in Hong Kong, there is one place that has quickly become my go to if I want to buy something on the cheap. 498 more words

Hong Kong

Ghetto apartment?

My partner’s reaction to me asking. What do you think, should I put in an interest on xxxx? -No, you are not. Absolutely not. Haha. It’s the ghetto in my hometown. 238 more words

Bad Things

#5TF: Heroes and Cheapskates

Five Thought Friday Challenge:  Week 7 – August 5 – 11, 2017

I finished reading a pretty good book this week by Jeff Yeager – … 1,218 more words

Frugal Living

Staving Off The Inevitable Rot

T.J. Murphy

Summer is one of the best months for food, because all my favorite vegetables are in season along with those magical fruits that only come ripe for six seconds on the second Tuesday in June (hi cherries!). 625 more words


Affording to stay home. 

Recently a comment was made to my husband that really raised the hair on his hide. Someone said, “I don’t understand how you can afford the life you have with your wife not working.” To my husband it was an insult, to me I just think the person who said this truly doesn’t understand how we do it. 966 more words


How I survived on £900 a month in London

Sound impossible, right? It near enough is, when you can’t live with your boyfriend, and don’t want to share a room with some stranger (Jesus Christ, never, ever, just no. 2,196 more words

Cheap London


I have 3 kids, one is a teenage boy, one is a vegetarian and the other is just picky. Like, super picky about textures. Oh, and a husband that is allergic to milk and wheat. 208 more words