Skip to content

TGIF: Happy August Long Weekend!

So, just two weeks ago, I mentioned I was finally enjoying my "first" summer in Vancouver... and now I'm realizing that this long weekend is actually the last weekend I'll be here until late September - no joke!

Read more

Update: July 2014 Budget & Goals

Well, it was quite a month - not exactly the one I'd planned, but in some ways it was even better. Let's look at how my numbers finished up, then talk about how my budget posts will be written going forward...

Read more

Decluttering: Bathroom and Kitchen Items

I need to start by saying that, before tackling my bathroom, I honestly believed I didn't have that much "stuff" in the cupboard under my sink. After pulling everything out, I was stunned to see how much I'd been hoarding...

Read more

TGIF: Thanks for a Great First Meet-up!

I know I said it a few times last night, but thank you again to everyone who came to yesterday's meet-up. Thank you for helping us create an open and safe place to talk about a subject that is normally so taboo. <3

Read more

Decluttering: Random Household Objects

This was the toughest part of the process, so far, because it involved more than just the inspection of a few shelves and drawers. To truly declutter all the random household objects in my apartment, I had to open up 3 unpacked moving boxes...

Read more

Decluttering: Books, Desk and Office Supplies

As I continue with this massive declutter and purge, I can now safely say that clothing will be one of the easiest categories of items I tackle. However, I knew things wouldn't go quite as smoothly when I stepped in front of my bookshelf.

Read more

TGIF: My First (Real) Summer in Vancouver

Last year, I created a bucket list of things I wanted to do during my first summer in Greater Vancouver. Then I was in a car accident that put a halt to my plans. So, in a way, this sort of feels like my first summer here...

Read more