Life after Low buy – my January/February shopping escapades …

Life after Low buy – my January/February shopping escapades …

Let's start with a short summary: In 2020 I decided to do a Low Buy Year, setting up some rules and at the same time providing my inner shopaholic with some loopholes – like a € 50 book-buying budget. While I failed a few times and wasn't always satisfied with my efforts, overall I enjoyed [...]

It was a blast – my Low Buy May Update

It was a blast – my Low Buy May Update

[deutsche Version] Let me tell you: this will be a short one. Not because I don’t have time or ideas, but because May was more of a No Buy than a Low Buy – and I’m lovin’ it! 🙂 Apart from a few birthdays, I didn’t spend any money except for groceries, toiletries, and three [...]

A different kind of update – my Low Buy March

A different kind of update – my Low Buy March

  Well, that escalated quickly … Who would’ve thought on March 1 that we end the month cooped up in our homes because of a global pandemic? Shops closed on March 16, with only grocery stores, drugstores, pharmacies, and certain other shops and suppliers of vital importance remaining open. Until then I actually spent more [...]