To be more specific, I spent $2408.94 on ‘stuff’ last year. Stuff being miscellaneous, clothing, books, and toiletries. As part of my 2018 Shopping Ban (and on the nudge of my friend Luxe over at the Luxe Strategist), I went back through my transactions for the last year and added up everything that wasn’t an absolute necessity. Essentials in my case include rent, food, car insurance, and gas.
Like I talked about in a recent episode of Tiny Bites, I was resistant to going through my transaction history for a final, total number. I was worried about what it would say about me as a minimalist.… Continue reading