Myself and Mr Challenge have been homeowners for about 18 months now. We bought our house, using the governments mortgage guarantee scheme. This meant that we could get a 95% mortgage but, it also meant that we didn’t necessarily get the best interest rate available (we currently … [Read more...] about A guide to re-mortgaging for the first time
It’s been 5 months since I started my blog and I have been struck by an unfortunate realisation. Monthly updates of my challenges just don’t work! The challenges are pretty big, so big that actually some months there is precisely, zero, to report. Which makes for a pretty dull … [Read more...] about Challenge Update
5 Simple Steps to Achieve your Goals Any challenge that you undertake will require some kind of planning to achieve your goals. I’m really sorry but it’s just the way that it is! I'm a pretty impulsive, let’s just go for it type of person. But, my job, as a teacher has taught … [Read more...] about 5 Simple Steps to Achieve your Goals.
Through my job, my life and now my blog, I am incredibly lucky to have the pleasure of meeting loads of Challenge Champions! Who are these Challenge Chamions? These are people who grab life with both hands, purposefully finding a way of overcoming their difficulties and … [Read more...] about Challenge Champions
A Grown up Christmas... I don’t know about you, but I am no way ready for Christmas yet! So far, i’ve put the tree up, a few decorations and I’ve written a handful Christmas cards. Literally, that is it. I just can’t seem to find the motivation this year. Deep down I know the … [Read more...] about A Grown Up Christmas