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.…

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…

Eco-Friendly Stocking Stuffers

This post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase aftering clicking on my link. Christmas is just around the corner and with it comes shopping for gifts. While cutting down on gift-giving can ensure you have a more eco-friendly Christmas, buying something eco-friendly for those on your…

10 Super Cute Holiday Outfits That Won’t Have you Going Broke

The links in this post contain affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. The holidays are expensive enough without having to spend oodles on great outfits. But, you have to look good, right? I perused my favourite online (and in-store) shopping for 10…

Things I’m Absolutely Loving in the Month of September

The links in this post contain affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. The leaves are just starting to turn golden yellow, the air feels more crisp, and the days are getting shorter: fall is here! Which, for me, is time for some goal planning…