Budget ideas for people who don’t like budgeting

I loathe the word budget. I hate spending only a certain amount and sticking to it. My motto is always to make more money instead of cut back. Except, that doesn't always work. It definitely worked when I had 3 jobs in university and my bills were $600/month, including a veeeerrry healthy budget for booze. … Continue reading Budget ideas for people who don’t like budgeting

7 Books you Need to Read Before your Next Trip to Paris

Luxuriously Thrifty is part of the Amazon Affiliate Program. This post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Paris, my beautiful city, there's just something about you that warms my heart. I don't have to be doing anything but sitting in the … Continue reading 7 Books you Need to Read Before your Next Trip to Paris

What buying only what we needed for a whole month taught me

I asked my husband what he wanted for his birthday and being the cheeky little bastard that he is, he said for me to stop spending money (if my blog is called Luxuriously Thrifty, his would be Cheaply Scottish). Now, my money spending habits aren't out of control, but after making the switch to full-time … Continue reading What buying only what we needed for a whole month taught me