November 2017 Accounts

I’m sorry to bombard you all with financial posts, but end of month = end of month financial posts. This is where I compare the money that came in during November against the money that went out. It is not pretty. MONEY IN Wages £1248.96 Money left in account £5 Selling kitchen appliances £10 The boy’s share of …

Financial Review of Week 48

Here we are Baby, the final month of the year. There are exactly 4 weeks left. Aye Carumba! Enough time for one final push towards glory. Or something… Anyway, let’s look at how I spent my money this week. FOOD AND HOUSEHOLD SHOPPING Irish cream, Milk, Cauliflower, Rolls, Naan £7.90 Mulled Wine Spices £0.50 Milk, Orange Juice, …

Financial Review of Week 47

Hi everybody! Well, I hate to be all ‘spoiler alert’ but on account of being very poor and on Saturday borrowing £750 from The Boy in order to pay my bills, I did not spend any money on myself this week, all purchases were food only. So this will be a shorter post then usual. Saturday …

Financial Review of Week 41

Let’s cut to the chase. I am watching Romy and Michelle’s High School reunion and I swear this is the funniest it has ever been. FOOD AND HOUSEHOLD SHOPPING Pizza and Milk £2.80 Ice Cream and Choco Leibniz £2.74 Carrier Bag, Tomatoes, Cheese Rolls, Cucumber, Pain au Chocolat, Strawberries, Pizza x 2 £10.02 Almond Essence, Cake Decorations, Walnuts £5.95 …

Financial Review of Week 40

Hi Everybody. I don’t know why, but I swear that despite no obvious increase in responsibilities or workload there suddenly are less hours in the day. It’s been a while since I got my bake on, certainly since I made something from my own head rather than someone else’s and I think I am having …

September 2017 Accounts

Hi Everybody! September was tough financially, but I survived, but at what cost? (Cue dramatic music). MONEY IN Wages = £1218.41 Selling DVDs = £4.50 Closing Bank Accounts = £1.15 We Buy Books Sales = £7.47 Selling Guitar = £10 TOTAL MONEY IN = £1241.53    MONEY OUT  Bills = £1158.41 Expenses Post August Payday = £19.83 Expenses Pre September Payday = £115.23 Excess …

Financial Review of Week (Checks Phone Calendar) 39!

Hi Everybody. I’ll be blunt. It was payday this week so I have spent a f*** load of money. And if I am being truly honest, some of the food spends were placed on the credit card before I got paid, which shouldn’t matter as the bill comes out later in the month, but it …

Financial Review of Week 24

Last week was a very, very difficult week for me. This is how the money was spent. DISCRETIONARY SPENDING TRAVEL (DAY TO DAY) Bus tickets = £9.60 (lots of appointments to go to) SOCIAL (this is the category where the food and drink I bought attending appointments falls into, when I am feeling better I will relegate …

I’ve got to hold on to what I’ve got

It is two days till Payday. I have, in total: £1 in my Bank Account and £10.50 in loose change in my purse. Good news is today was a NSD (no spend day) and I only have two more expenses left till payday. They are: Train Fare to Football £3.90  and Milk for Work £1.10 Which clearly …