Inspired by a woman in London who saved $24,000 Pounds by not spending money for a year, Summer Davis has embarked on her own Year of No Spending.
Summer and I sat down to talk about her ambitious plan and how she plans to balance that with the daily demands of life, work and family.
Podcast & Blog
While I mostly podcast, I occasionally write down my thoughts. You can all my podcast episodes and blog posts here. Each week, the Simple Life Works podcast will:
Each week, the Simple Life Works podcast will:
- Bring you tips and guidance for living a simple, more fulfilling life
- Share real stories from people doing good, simple works that:
- improve their lives
- meaningfully connect with others
- contribute to their communities.
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