Sunday Night Chit Chat

Joining in with Carla for Sunday night chit-chat….. What are you? ...more

Weight and Fitness Targets in 2013

I’ve tried (and tried) to lose weight over the last two years, and it hasn’t happened, but this year I’m trying again ....more

Mortgage Freedom: January 2013 Report

*JANUARY 2013 STATS ...more

After the holidays…….and a Happy New Year

It comes……and then it goes, so quickly, but I hope that you all had a safe and peaceful holidays. ...more

January 2013 Mini Goals

I’m determined to make 2013 a great year for us! 2012 was a great year, but I want this year to be even better. I want to live frugally and move closer to mortgage freedom, but I don’t want that to hold us back ....more

Merry Christmas

Good morning! I’m just popping in to wish you all a very Merry Christmas. Have a wonderful day. See you later in the week. Laura x ...more

A calm holiday season

It seems to me the benefits of living a simple life really come into play over the holiday season. Every year the build up gets less stressful ....more

Reducing Our Mortgage Debt: Money Saving Moves for 2013

* THE GOAL: Reduce our mortgage debt by at least £25,000 in 2013* Step 1: Announce it (for accountability) on your blog ...more

Ten Goals for 2013


My Minimalist Wardrobe (Winter 2012)

One of my 2012 ‘to-do’s’ is to make a clothing wish list and the best way to do this was to assess the clothes that I already have – I’m really strict with myself about clothes buying and for the most part will only buy (and keep) clothes in my wardrobe that I wear ....more