How Much Did Our Kids Cost Us in Germany?

If you ask a German person how much do they spend on their kids, he’d probably tell you this standard line: “Until they grow up, a child will cost you a nice appartment in a good location”. According to official statistics (Statistisches Bundesamt) the costs of children broken down by age group looks like this: 0-6 years: Read More…

Food Ethics: What We Eat and How Much It Costs

Hi there. Mr W kindly promised on our facebook page that I’d tell you all about how much it cost us to cook food for the month, so here it is: Bolognese: 1,01€ per portion Lentil bolognese: 0,45€ per portion Red lentil chili: 0,53€ per portion Lentil burgers: 0,32€ per portion Chickpea burgers: 0,31€ per Read More…

Caretaker: How to Earn €154 an Hour Without a Degree

With this post, we’d like to start a new series: “Business Ideas”. We’re going to write about or collect side hustle/business ideas that hopefully inspire and help our readers to get out of the rat race and reach financial independence sooner. So here is the first one, based on our own experience: In a previous post, Mrs W Read More…