Making Memories

Over the last few years, I’ve noticed a correlation with the growth of social media and the term/trend of ‘making memories’. It’s one of my bugbears. These days, plastered all over my Facebook are people posting photos about days out, holidays, special occasions – a lot with the concept of making memories. People try to […]

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Subscription Boxes: Silent Savings Killers

There’s something out there that’s silently crushing your ability to save. It’s superfluous and a complete money drain. What am I talking about? Subscription boxes. It started with one or two but they have simply proliferated into obscenity. There are so many freaking subscription boxes on the market. What exactly am I talking about? For […]

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Why Does Everyone Feel the Need to be Busy?

Why do people in modern society feel the need to be busy? People wear their busyness like a badge of honour. Because if you’re not busy, that means you must be lazy, right? I’m not saying that I’m immune to this. I’ve often bemoaned that I’m busy, life is hectic and I could do with […]

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Ways to Save on a Weekend Trip

This past weekend, we took a short but sweet visit to Niagara Falls. We have wanted to experience the beauty of the falls since way before we actually moved to America. But since we’ve been here, it’s been one of those trips that has always been bumped for something else. I’m not sure if it’s […]

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