Do you have go-to-hell money?

I recently read about Donna Dubinsky and her career at Apple Inc in the 80′s. I love reading about successful female leaders and find those stories very inspirational, from those who made it to billionaire status starting with a...

It’s time to learned how to chooses jewelry for your girlfriends – let’s go!

If you find yourself trying to pick a jewelry for your girlfriends or wife, but you just don't knowing where to start, then you need to find out "how to do it" before...

Relationships and money: Mine, Yours and Ours, why it works for us

I won’t hide that I had to learn couple finances the hard way. For some reason I have attracted spenders, seriously big spenders, guys who spend like there is no tomorrow and end every month...

1 month of groceries: NOK 5977 / US$1030

Now that I have changed my spending habits and monitor my expenses very closely, I was able to check exactly how much we spent in groceries from Jan. 15th to Feb. 14th – that is...
Lolita fashion shoes

Top 5 Lolita Fashion Shoes That You Can Wear

Though Lolita Japanese fashion draws thousands of people to the trend, it remains one of the most difficult looks to pull off. With a list of dos and don’ts to follow, being a...

Maternity leave in Norway: a blessing

In this blog I want to write mostly about my personal finance journey but also about personal finance issues related to living to Norway. One of them is maternity leave.  But I can’t really call...

My latte factor

As you know I am not buying lattes anymore, or I should say nearly not as I recently met up with a friend at a café and bought one… But well they are absolutely not...

Needs, wants and the gym

After reading many PF blogger’s strategies concerning their spending I have seen that there seem to be two types of people: those who go all out and restrict a lot only spending on needs and those who choose a...

Nespresso capsules are never cheap

I have a Nespresso machine, which is totally not a frugal way of making coffee by the way but for now that’s what I have. The other day I went to the Nespresso store to buy...
lawn mower

The Ultimate Lawn Mower Buying Guide

Beautiful pristine lawns are one of the highlights of a well-maintained garden. Unfortunately, they do not just appear from thin air; it requires some form of effort on your part. One way of...