(or the joys of heat and mass transfer for woven and non-woven fabrics versus ambient humidity and air circulation rates) Continue reading “The Kids are taking me to the cleaners!”
Is LinkedIn as fake as Instagram, Twitter or Facebook?
I’d say it’s even worse! Continue reading “How Mental is LinkedIn?”
Handy little rules of thumb, sound so smart but are so dumb. Continue reading “6 Personal Finance Numbers that are Bullshit!”
One of the rules that I have for work is that you should not spend any money to do work. It’s simple and if you stick to it you can save loads – but what about in work beverages? Continue reading “My dirty little work secret: Instant Coffee”
Driving to work the other day I heard about the poor misfortunes of Gareth Bale: sidelined in his job, hated by his boss and dreaming of escaping to a new job with a big pay rise – it reminded me of myself 10 years ago… Continue reading “Life lessons for Gareth Bale: or what to do when you hate your job and your boss hates you”
This weekend we had our first guests from AirBnB in a year. How did it go and will we stick with it? Continue reading “Back to AirBnB”
I’ve probably checked my main current account balance everyday – more or less – for the last 15 years. I check my portfolio about once a month but the indices about daily.
Is that too much / too often / too time consuming? Am I obsessed, is this OCD? And what would I do if I was truly FI? Continue reading “How often do you check your bank balance?”
Today during my lunch break I went into a Gregg’s and tried one of their vegan sausage roll. It’s been on the news and in the press; so how was this meat-free pastry? Continue reading “Food Review: Gregg’s Vegan Sausage Roll”
I’m just back down at my desk in work from a small celebration of a colleague’s 5 year anniversary. It’s making me wonder if beyond the paycheck there’s much point to company loyalty. Continue reading “Colleague’s 5 year work anniversary”