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How much should we have?

How much should we have? When we ‘retired’ and moved abroad, we only brought with us four suitcases, cabin baggage size. They were so small! 😱 We were meant to live out of those 4 suitcases until we found a house, so around 3 months, after which the rest...

Friendships in 2020

Friendships in 2020 We are so lucky this lockdown has happened in the 21st century. Our kids can do home learning. We can shop online and have things delivered. We can stream endless series and films over Netflix. We can download apps and take up new hobbies (yoga,...

Lockdown, month #2

Lockdown, month #2 It’s week 6 of our lockdown, and a month has already passed since I wrote about it last time. When are we going to get out? Strangely, I was more positive about governments finding a solution then, than now. Nonetheless, it has been an...

Market Crash and the Importance of Being Flexible

Market Crash and the Importance of Being Flexible The recent market crash has made us realise how important it is to be ready for a sudden downturn. Being ready, in this case, means both financially and psychologically. 2 years worth of cash A key component of our...

Early Retirement during COVID-19

Early Retirement during COVID-19 It’s day 14 of our lockdown, here in Spain. Shops and schools are closed, and restrictions are in place so that basically everyone (with a few exceptions) has to stay at home. This pandemic has taken the world by surprise....

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