I sat down this afternoon, bullet journal in hand, and decided to make a condensed list of my #readingfromhome TBR since at the moment picking from 74 books feels a little overwhelming. I went through my list, thinking about which books I was desperately excited to read, and which I thought would be five star … Continue reading Decisions, Discarding, and Donating
Using Portal in the Pages 2018 reading spreadsheet, I found that I currently own 76 unread books. To some people, maybe other extensive readers, that may not seem like a lot, but to me and I think to most normal people that is an excessive amount of unread books. For some people having that many … Continue reading a year of reading from home
Hello everyone! Today I'm going to be chatting a little bit about my autumn capsule wardrobe. We're most of the way through September, and admittedly this wardrobe is something I've been tinkering with since the beginning of the month, but I think I've finally hit the point where I'm happy that this set of clothes … Continue reading 2017 Autumn Capsule Wardrobe
This September marks the start of my masters degree, which although is really exciting, also marks the start of a year where I'm going to have some huge financial changes. Due to the number of hours I can work at my part time job without burning out alongside the very low student loan I receive … Continue reading Why I’m not buying clothes for a year.
Today I'm going to talk about something that I haven't before on this blog, and that topic is money. Since the beginning of the year especially, and after reading The No Spend Year, I've been attempting to become more conscious with where my money is going and what I'm putting into savings every month. In the … Continue reading Spending Diet
As part of my quest for less, I've started with culling my wardrobe with brute force. Three bin bags later and a lot of folding, I'm down to significantly less that 100 items of clothing, most of which are pieces I completely love. I've began to notice where I go wrong with shopping - impulse … Continue reading My Capsule Wardrobe Inspiration
As January is finally drawing to a close, almost every shop on the high street right now is filled with red and pink Valentine's displays. With giant A3 cards, pointless teddy bears, flowers that won't last the week, and 'sexy' lingerie being advertised to 'give him a night to remember' (don't even get me started … Continue reading Why We’re Not Buying Valentine’s Day Gifts This Year