In order to rent, you need to clean your home as if your mother in law is visiting. On top, you have to get rid of all consumables. That was a good moment to reevaluate everything I have one more time.
Heraclitus, a Greek philosopher, has been quoted as saying “change is the only constant in life.” I bet there is nothing more true to life than this. Sometimes, it feels like life happens when you're making plans. News nr. 1 Since my last post, my boyfriend a.k.a. my partner in crime and I broke up. The long trip... Continue Reading →
Even when you do the daydreaming long enough you will start worrying eventually. So, how to stop fretting?
Intentionality is not the same as Insta-perfect. You know, the girls on Instagram that seem to do EVERYTHING right according to the books. Even their raw vegan dinners are photogenic. Not that I tried to life up to these new Jones. Though, I did put my own standard too high.
Overall I did well on paper but I do feel guilty about the spending on the exceptions. Why is that? I guess I have to figure that out.
It's almost June. I left you hanging with "I’m going to put real effort in writing meaningful posts." To be honest, I couldn't.
Since giving up is the only sure way to fail, I will go on with this challenge keeping in mind that I have to keep this bloody insecurities under control.
I'm doing it because of the difficulty of it, not despite of it. The goal is to eliminate the urge to buy. Cold turkey drug rehab style.
Procrastination. [proh-kras-tuh-ney-shuh n]. Noun. The action of delaying or postponing something. Mostly applied when trying something new. Always fueled by fear.
Look for the, bare necessities. The simple bare necessities. Forget about your worries and your strife.
Without actively learning about personal finance, you won't achieve anything financially other than what the norm is. Again, the norm is a nightmare. It is bankruptcy in the worst case scenario and living paycheck to paycheck without fulfilling your dreams in best case scenario. That doesn't sound appealing, does it?
Optimizing the resources you already have available to you, i.e. your body, your income, your time, taxes, while also ignoring all the fluff of a convenience oriented consumer culture.
Everyone closer to me than a stranger knows I'm not a morning person. Like. At. All. I know this so well because society forced me to ignore that clock too often in the past. And I hated every bit of it.
So, last year a group of colleagues and I had some drinks which we do on a regular basis. I planned it and called it not my birthday celebration drinks. No. presents. for. Laura.