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10 Things I Learned From ‘Dry February’

Okay, I’m sure some of you are thinking, ‘Is dry February even a thing? I thought it was supposed to be January?’ Yes. ‘Dry January’ is an actual ‘thing’. However, for a number of reasons (mostly centred around the fact that I had already committed to several alcohol-heavy events in January) I decided January wouldn’t… Continue reading 10 Things I Learned From ‘Dry February’

Having Fun · Saving Money

(Almost) Free London Bucket List, 2017

I know it’s slightly almost-two-months late, but I finally decided to put together a bucket list of the top ten free (or almost free!) activities I want to experience in London this coming year. Having fun in London can be incredibly expensive, but there are also so many amazing things to do, and places to… Continue reading (Almost) Free London Bucket List, 2017

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Friday Five – 17th February, 2017

It’s been another pretty decent week for me in terms of money-saving, (largely due to my continued not-drinking!) February is treating me pretty well. Here is a quick run-down of five of the practical things I’ve done this past week to save myself some $$$. Instead of going out to eat, my partner and I… Continue reading Friday Five – 17th February, 2017

Having Fun · Saving Money · Spending Money

‘So what do you do for fun?’

If your childhood was anything like mine, it will have been imprinted into your brain (by all parents / teachers / mysterious old people at family gatherings who claim to be related to you) since what feels like the dawn of time, that having a hobby is a Good Thing. Although you may not have… Continue reading ‘So what do you do for fun?’

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Ain’t no Party like a ‘Broke’ House Party

From roughly the age of sixteen, I have absolutelyΒ adored house parties. As much as I do enjoy a cheeky trip to the pub / cocktail bar / 80’s-themed big-night-out, the true love of my partying life has to be the classic house party. Why? Oh, so many reasons. The alcohol is cheap (or free), the… Continue reading Ain’t no Party like a ‘Broke’ House Party

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Friday Five – 10th February, 2017

As part of my blogging schedule, I’ve decided to include a weekly post entitled ‘Friday Five‘. These posts will be released (shockingly) every Friday, and will be a quick overview of five of the best things I’ve done this week, in terms of saving, earning, or wisely-spending money. So, for my first-ever Friday Five; I… Continue reading Friday Five – 10th February, 2017