Raglan Photo Walk with Up An Adam

Raglan Photo Walk with Up An Adam

So, my mate Adam who is an all-round cool person and is always up to something great has a plan for this year, he wants to help 1000 people understand photography better, one way he is doing this is by holding photo walks all over the country. He’s also put...
January 2017 Debt Update

January 2017 Debt Update

January is over and done with and here is the update on the debt front. I started with -$8634.12 and now have -$8244.11 which means I have paid $390.01 of debt in January I sold some stuff on Trademe, haven’t spent much at all on food, birthdays or saving for...
End of January and the Plan for February

End of January and the Plan for February

1/12th of the year has already gone by, which seems crazy as just the other day it seemed I was gearing up for Christmas. I think it’s always a good idea to reflect on the things you did and for my January consisted of: Starting the Whole30 food plan Went to the...
Day 28 UPDATE OF WHOLE30

Day 28 UPDATE OF WHOLE30

It’s been 4 weeks since I started the Whole30 thing, and reflecting back on it I have probably stuck to it around 88% of the time be my calculations. The main problems are when I’m not at home at other places around the country, planning and being prepared...
DAY 21 UPDATE OF WHOLE30

DAY 21 UPDATE OF WHOLE30

Day 21 of the Whole30 food journey and it’s been all over the place these last 7 days. Food Update My birthday was thrown into the mix and while that isn’t an excuse really to eat stuff that is bad for you, I did partake in the pumpkin shaped pumpkin cake...
How a Label Maker Saves me Money

How a Label Maker Saves me Money

When you are on the road of paying off debt, you need to come up with your own strategy’s that work for you. A money saving strategy that has been working for me involves a label maker. This is how I save money with a label maker I have printed out 2 labels and...
Day 14 Update of Whole30

Day 14 Update of Whole30

Here I am on day 14 of the Whole30 food challenge, which coincidently means it is also my birthday WOOHOO. Everything overall has been going good, I’m finding it quite easy to stick to the plan that is the Whole30, there were only 2 little random things that...
Gem Visa and Their Positive News

Gem Visa and Their Positive News

First off if you haven’t seen the post where I broke down my debt head on over there. In that break down you will see part of my debt is to GEM Visa for around $1785.97 GEM Visa has some exciting news for me today. Firstly, in the mail, I got a letter from them...
YNAB – A Budgeting Tool Review

YNAB – A Budgeting Tool Review

Way back in 2014 I wrote a post about sorting out my budget and in that post I talked about using the software YNAB (You Need a Budget) to both budget and track my spending.  To get one month free of the new YNAB check out the link at the bottom. There are many tools...