No-Spend November: Final Update

November was one busy and difficult month for me. I had so many responsibilities at work that I wasn't surprised that sometimes I forgot about I wasn't buying anything in November on some days. I wish that we had some sort of a winter break here in Turkey, but even New Year's Eve falls on a … Continue reading No-Spend November: Final Update

No Spend November Update

It is mid-November, so I thought I might share my no-spend experiences with you. In my original post, I especially wanted to avoid online shopping and shopping for clothes, so I completely managed that. It was no big deal because on weekdays, I get almost no stimulants about shopping. My typical day is driving from … Continue reading No Spend November Update

Experience over things: the case of museums and malls

Yesterday I went to the natural history museum in Ankara. I live in Ankara for eight years-on and off- but never really thought natural history museum was worth a visit. It's funny because I love biology, paleoanthropolgy and most definitely I love geology and stones (I have a small collection of semi-precious stones and have … Continue reading Experience over things: the case of museums and malls