October 2017 Spending Review

Hi Everybody! (I always begin these posts with ‘Hi Everybody!’ to try and attract attention for the posts which historically get the least views) So time for an analysis of how my disposable income was spent in October. This is what I was calculating on my spreadsheet at 11.50 pm yesterday. GIFTS £37.68 The majority was […]

Financial Review of Week 43

Hi everybody! Well it is only three days late, here is the financial review of last week. FOOD AND HOUSEHOLD SHOPPING (Quite frankly an indecent sized) Pizza £3.65 Milk, Cheese, Toilet Roll, Bread, Bag for Life £5.96 B I G Online Morrison’s Food Shop £55.96 TOTAL = £65.57 This is reasonable, unfortunately the Boy may have run amok whilst […]

Financial Review of Week 42

Hi everyone. It’s time to confess. My mental health hasn’t been great recently and I have been spending. The thing is, what I am buying is all essential things. Food, toiletries etc. BUT, we are so shockingly over the ‘Food and Household Shopping Budget’ that it seems laughable to say we ever had a budget […]

August 2017 Expenses

Yo everybody! I am watching Extreme Cheapskates, it’s great, I’ve never seen this show before. Anyway, now that I have the internet again I can finally do all the blog posts I have to catch up on. Let’s see how I spent my disposable income in August! POSTAGE AND PACKAGING = £43.03 I sold some stuff […]

August 2017 Accounts

Hi everybody. August was a good month financially. But let’s see just how good it was (dun dun dun) MONEY IN Wages £1008.05 Tax Rebate £182.20 Ebay Sales £35.13 Selling books £19.03 TOTAL MONEY IN = £1244.41 MONEY OUT Bills £835.32 Expenses post July pay day £48.02 Expenses pre August pay day £155.40 TOTAL MONEY OUT = £1038.74 MONEY IN – MONEY OUT = £205.67 […]


Hi everyone, Let’s get to it. FOOD AND HOUSEHOLD SHOPPING Mayonaise, Lettuce, Cherry Tomatoes, Burger Buns £3.55 Paracetamol x 2, Hay Fever Tablets, Gum £2.16 Milk, Mushy Peas x 2, Cheese, Cottage Cheese, Eggs, Paprika, Sweet Potato, Potatoes, Cucumber £9.63 Orange Juice, Milk, Bread £2.59 TOTAL = £17.93 DISPOSABLE/DISCRETIONARY SPENDING Travel (Day to Day) Bus Tickets x 6 = £7 Health […]

Financial Review of Week 32

Hello everyone. Delayed due to internet issues, here is the financial review of the week previous to this one (7th – 13th August) FOOD AND HOUSEHOLD SHOPPING Orange Juice, Twirl Bars, Cucumber £2.35 Danish Pastries, Frozen Broccoli, Milk, Celery, Courgette, Bananas, Leeks, Cereal Bars, Carrots, Bread, Pasta Sauce £10.44 Chicken Tikka, Steak Pies, Frozen Peppers £6.29 TOTAL SPENDS […]


So you have just read about how I wasted my money in the whole of the month of July, but how did I do this week? Let’s take a stroll through my spending. FOOD AND HOUSEHOLD SHOPPING Milk and ‘healthy’ crisps £2.49 Mouthwash £3.99 Cucumber, Celery, Courgette, Chocolate, Cereal Bars, Ice Cream, Sausages, Tomatoes, Bread Rolls £9.34 Takeaway […]

Financial Review of Week 26

Hey everybody, it’s Sunday, that means it’s reflection time on the week’s finances. As this was a payday week the food budget amounts will be greatly inflated as I always do a monthly food order as soon after payday as I can. So don’t be too shocked. So here we, here we, here we f****** […]