Intermittent Fasting with Workout

I started Intermittent Fasting around last year in September. I’ve written about the benefits of Intermittent Fasting in this post and I won’t bore you with details again in this post. But you might want to go through my experience. I recently started re-started gym. This time I’ve hired a personal trainer as well. I go to the gym 3 […]

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Savings Update – March 2019

I’ve decided to cut down on the frequency of Savings update from here, possibly every quarter instead of every month. I wouldn’t call it a tough decision. It’s quite boring to write about how much I am saving and my expenses. However, I don’t want to stop writing about it for two reasons — one is to keep myself accountable […]

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Savings Update – Jan 2019

The last saving update I made was in September 2018. Yikes! I need to be more consistent in my writings as I am with my savings. Not complaining though 😋 Expenses Rent & Bill 4,000 Dining Out 2,000 Entertainment 1,500 Transport 2,300 Clothes 0 Sports Activities 4000 EMI 54,000 Total 67,800 I’ve added a new category “Sport Activities” as I’ve […]

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2018 Year End Review

I started on the Financial Independence journey two years ago when I had a colleague tell me how much he’s been saving up for his retirement. That was an eye opener. Although I couldn’t save much in 2017 for varied personal reasons, I had decided that 2018 is the year when I had to start saving. And what a year […]

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Savings Update – September 2018

It’s again that time of the month for monthly budgets, updating spreadsheets and making investments.  Expenses Rent & Bill 4,000 Dining Out 2,000 Entertainment 1,500 Transport 2,600 Clothes 2,000 Gifts 2,500 EMI 54,000 Total 68,600 Barista FI Funds required as of: June 2018: 17LAugust 2018: 15.5LSeptember: 15.4L As suspected in my previous August update, I couldn’t save much this month […]

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How I Lost 2KGs in a Week

A friend of mine introduced me to Intermittent Fasting. Okay he didn’t exactly introduce me but just mentioned that he’s been doing it and I jumped on the bandwagon. Intermittent Fasting is one of the way to get into ketosis. I had tried keto diet some 8-9 months ago to get into ketosis but keto diet isn’t convenient for me. […]

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September Update

After a dreadful August, September came blowing its horn strong. Last month has been quite expensive. My phone stopped working and I decided to invest in a phone with better camera to expand my photography hobby. It’s paying out already. I’m clicking 3x more photos and at most times I have a much better camera than the table I’m at. […]

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