Ten years ago I blitzed £4,000 on a 4 week trip to the USA.
Planning for the pretenniless trip has made spending that amount of money seem completely insane but at the time I didn’t think twice about it. I didn’t question spending my money like I was rollin’ in it. If I could have seen myself ten years on, travelling around the States spending not a single cent, hitchhiking, couchsurfing and dumpster diving for food, I would’ve thought I’d lost it in my old age.
Even though neither my boyfriend nor I were loaded, it was so easy to get wrapped up in that consumerist world. Continue reading “||| When you’re 18 and think you’re ballin’ ||| Written in dedication to the snake and the lobster ♡”