I just watched two inspiring videos. One by Dave Ramsey about the financial benefits of being married and one by a YouTube I just discovered called Mignon Cobra. I always enjoy listening to Dave’s videos because they reaffirm a lot of my life choices and beliefs. I’m trying to live frugally to ensure I can… Continue reading Don’t be afraid.
Today I am tidying up after mother in law’s visit. Hubby took a trip to the UK last week and that left a wake of washing and gifts. Also my friend will visit in two weeks so the spare room needed tidying up. As a fairly minimal person I don’t really buy a lot of… Continue reading Cleaning up after guests and preparing for more!
I recently started watching a really nice channel on Youtube, called “Abundantly Minimal”. It’s run by a lady Sarah, and her husband, who document their minimalism journal, as well as their vegan and frugal lifestyle. You can check them out here. So Sarah documents “unhauling” items that she no longer needs. She states that… Continue reading Fall Anti-haul 2017.
Today we visited Sai Kung District of Hong Kong. We had a stroll, ate pizza and then sat looking at the ocean. Here are some pictures of our adventure. Check out my Instagram for more pictures! @my852life. Thanks for reading!
So I thought I was doing quite a good job with my budget and following very Lagom principles of spending. I was listening to Dave Ramsey recently on Youtube, and decided to redo my budget. Wow. I realised that I my budget wasn’t as rigid as I thought. Although we don’t have any subscriptions or… Continue reading How to make a budget and save money.
Yesterday I went back to JCCAC Handicraft fair for another day out with creative types. I found it bigger and busier than last time. I saw the Really free market again, this time offering free services. These included, Henna, Chinese poetry, Chinese tea, Leather work and STEM games. I had the Henna done, by far… Continue reading JCCAC 2.0 Arts Fair Hong Kong.
Today I went off for some Hygge at my new favourite coffee shop in Hong Kong: The Alchemist cafe bistro. The cakes are fantastic and the coffee is strong. For the ultimate Hygge I went right before the storm broke, as a Typhoon is fast approaching Hong Kong. (Typhoon Hato I believe). I ordered Blueberry… Continue reading Favourite coffee shop in Hong Kong