Category Money

Spooky Scene

I’ve got a few jigsaw puzzles in my eBay shop. The holy grail of these are the Wentworth puzzles that my gang love to complete. I’ve written about them before. In the short time I’ve been scouring the charity shops…

eBay Reselling Review

I’ve reached my target of listing one hundred items on eBay. Whoopee! Most of the items have been sourced from local charity shops or eBay itself. As I’ve said before, limiting the stock that I’m selling stops the house becoming…

Keeping Warm This Winter

Here’s a sweet little scene that I snapped a few years back. It’s from the Model Village at Babbacombe just along the coast from us. Now before visiting I thought that this place would be super naff. But I eat…

Does This Spark Joy?

In her book The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Marie Kondo urges the reader to look at each possession with a question in mind. ‘Does This Spark Joy?’ If an object doesn’t pass muster then the advice is to oik…

Temptation

One of the best ways of not spending money is to avoid shops and online shopping sites. Buying things from eBay and the charity shops to resell is therefore hazardous. The temptation to acquire things for personal use comes in…