Dreams are like seeds

Since deciding to make a change in my life, there has been a fair bit of reflecting. At this stage, the most important thing is to not rock the boat while we save up a sizeable buffer. We are hibernating if you will. Don’t…

Why farming?

Earlier this week, I wrote about our plan for a dramatic change in lifestyle. To me, this is life coming full circle. I am finally confident enough in myself to identify what I truly want and go for it. Where I only saw the…

The opportunity cost of not knowing what you want to be when you grow up

Most of us have met one, and I know I have certainly been one myself. An insecure teenager, too interested in too many things, and not sure what I want to do or be when I grow up. The pressure of deciding the right…

Why We Will Not Retire Early – Language Matters

When you hear the term “financial independence” it is very often teamed up with “retire early” into the increasingly famous “FIRE” acronym. At least in this narrow part of the internet and personal finance blogosphere. The retire early part of the deal was never…

2019 Intention – Creation Before Consumption

What are your intentions for 2019? Mine are to put creativity and creation before consumption and stagnation!

November 2018 – Sidehustle Record

Just a short update to tell you – I am not dead! And more posts will follow soon as life is starting to fall back into place little by little. I haven’t had time to work on my sidehustle, but I hope to soon!…

Target 2025

As some of you might have noticed recently, I have thrown around the number 2025 around on various social media outlets. That’s because I am doing something scary. Something I am not very good at doing – namely trying to set a goal and…

Saving Money By Hacking Your Motivation

Saving Money By Hacking Your Motivation – How I rewards myself by not spending money.