How Walking To Work Changed Me

It’s been several months since I started walking to work. What have I learned? More than I expected.

Frugal Friday: The Marvellous Library

An ode to the amazing library and its many uses. Support your local librarians!

Be careful whose advice you buy

Advice-givers may have your best interests at heart, but they are still giving it through how they see the world, not how you see it, which is why I think you should always think twice on any advice you are given, to make sure it resonates with your own goals and values.

Frugal Friday: Christmas Edition

Don’t break the bank trying to buy everyone stuff this Christmas. Insource it, make it yourself, or make do without and just enjoy each other’s company!

Save hundreds on heating bills by being cuddly

Up here in Norway, we are definitely feeling the sting of autumn setting in. Don’t reach for the thermostat just yet, grab those blankets instead!

Frugal furnishings

How we furnished our new flat for less than $50 and some social capital.

Frugal Friday: Sauerkraut

Fermenting is a fun and easy way to preserve food. If you’re lucky, you might find it provides a gateway drug into the sharing economy as well!

Our frugal baptism by fire

We were going to get more frugal anyway, but then life threw us a curveball that forced us to for a while.