Spending Diary 17th to 23rd August 2020

Spending Diary 17th to 23rd August 2020 Hi everybody, Welcome to another week in the life of my wallet. I’ll take you through my spending. 17/08/2020 My flat mate returned from having spent the weekend with his girlfriend. He came back with some food shopping he had bought at a big supermarket he went to […]

Spending Diary 3rd to 9th August 2020

Hi everybody, I returned to work again this week, after having taken time off due to my recent bereavement. It felt good to get back to work. 03/08/2020 This morning I bought two books for my Kindle, but I used Amazon vouchers to pay for them so it didn’t cost me anything. That was a […]

Goats Cheese, Beetroot and Walnut Macaroni

Hi everybody, I did a food inventory of the cupboards and fridge/freezer last night and decided to make use of some things languishing in the cupboards. Like walnuts. I thought about making a cake with them, but the trouble with making a cake with nuts in is only I would eat it (my flat mate […]

20 Days

In 20 days time I will be debt free. Scratch that. Let me be honest. In 20 days time I’ll be free from all the credit card, overdraft and consumer debt I ever had. But I won’t be debt free. For numerous years after graduating I had insecure job employment. I also made a lot […]

Spending Diary 27th July to 2nd August 2020

Hi everyone, I had taken this week off work due to needing to sort out things after my mum’s death, some of the days have been harder than others. 27/07/2020 I decided to travel back to my home town to see some family and be with them during this time. My training ticket cost £45.05 […]

Spending Diary 20th – 26th July 2020

Spending Diary 20th to 26th July 2020 Hi all, I must precede this late spending diary with the information that on Monday 20th July I received the news that my wonderful mum had passed away suddenly and unexpectedly from a heart attack. It has understandably been a very hard time. 20/07/2020 Before I received the […]

35 Days

In 35 days time I will become debt free for the first time since at least 2013. Although I am lucky that on the 27th of August 2020 I can share that achievement with a vast range of wonderful relatives and friends, there will be a significant person missing that day. My mum passed away […]