Autumn is a good time for reflection and recuperation and live life at a slower pace when you can after work in the evenings and weekends.
I’m grateful for the Hybrid working pattern, now it’s 3 days in the office and 2 working from home.
Love the drive in the countryside to work. This week it’s been dangerous with torrential rain, trees fallen down, flooded roads making traffic jams and sadly accidents. 😩
My town was gridlocked with traffic jams and flooded streets. Had to give going to the Health Club a miss in the week but thankfully got there today for Aqua Fit. While I was in the car I went shopping.
A friend went into hospital so no Wednesday Fellowship Group this week. Nice to have the night in 😜.
Dark evenings – the season of winter. I am grateful for the chance to slow the pace. Cost of living rises is a contribution to this. But since Covid doing less has been beneficial. Even when I met up with a friend who lives locally we spent a lot of time staying local, eating in and watching films at home. It has been lovely. ❤️
You can enjoy your life without spending lots of money.
Everyone is feeling the changes in our cost of living making everything so expensive.
My favourite band – http://www.the-big-blue.com/listings.html Been a follower since 2012. Going to see them play in various locations in East Sussex. I keep this as a commitment at least once a month.
I am quite good with money. I buy my food and snacks for work from the supermarket. Take sandwiches every day.
Other things I buy via subscription on Amazon – heavy goods like the cat food gets 15% off when ordered with 4 other items and is delivered too.
I understand the philosophy of paying by cash and locally – great for non chain businesses but some items these days are really hard to get hold of in the local store
For example bereavement/sympathy cards, can never buy them locally any more.
Got invited to opportunities to make addition income. Have a few meetings to listen in on this weekend.
I am just going to cook a small roast pork joint for myself to eat Will be ok for tomorrow too. Managed to buy some parsnips. I never think a roast is the same without parsnips. 😜