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Monthly expenses overview June 2021

Monthly expense overview June 2021

The last expense blog of the first year living our life financially free! A whole year without full-time jobs, without a steady income, and without living on our savings. Instead, we use our passive income to travel around the world on our Lagoon 42 catamaran. In this blog, we share the expenses we had in the month of June 2021. We share our expenses to show you how much it costs to live this lifestyle. Our motto is ‘don’t call it a dream, call it a plan’ and we feel that if you are working to financial freedom as well, […]

Monthly expenses overview May 2021

Monthly expense overview May 2021

As we write this, the month of July 2021 is almost coming to an end already! About time, that we share our monthly expenses May 2021 with you. If you have been following our blog and our expense overviews, you will know that May 2021 has been our first full month of sailing again after wintering in the south of Spain. If you are curious to know how much we spend this month, you will love this expense overview in which we give you our total living expenses and break them down into eight main categories. It gives a good […]

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Monthly expense overview April 2021

In this blog, we share the living expenses of our life on board our 42ft Lagoon sailing catamaran. This article covers everything about our monthly expense overview April 2021. It’s already the 10th monthly expense overview we publish since we left the Netherlands in July 2020 to start our full-time sailing adventure. This blog shows you how much this lifestyle actually costs us and what we spend our money on.   Our lives so far: one big change Without any doubt, the last ten months have been the most intense months of our lives. The transition from full-time land life […]

Monthly expenses overview March 2021

Our monthly expense overview | March 2021

In this blog, we share our monthly expense overview for March 2021. We give you the total expenses for the whole month of March and break it down into several categories to give more insight into where the money went. Sharing our monthly expenses has been a great experience for us so far. It’s great to get positive feedback about how valuable the information is we provide. Especially since we feel that it also provides us with a lot of insights on whether we can sustain our traveling lifestyle with our Lagoon 42 catamaran. We have written a monthly expense […]

Monthly expense overview February

Monthly expense overview | February 2021

Another monthly expense overview from the water. In this blog, we will cover the expenses we had during the month of February 2021. It covers how much we spend on groceries, eating out, maintenance on the boat, and all other costs associated with our sailing lifestyle. If you are curious about what this lifestyle costs us, you will like this monthly expense overview. About tracking our expenses Ever since we started our new lifestyle, sailing full-time with our Lagoon 42 catamaran, we have kept an overview of our monthly expenses. There are two main reasons why we do this and […]

our monthly expenses January 2021

Our Monthly Expenses for January 2021

First monthly expense overview of the new year! Welcome to 2021 and to our monthly expenses for January. The new year is always a bit special, like a blanc piece of paper that has all these stories to be written, while you have no idea what they will be. Well, at least you can be assured that we will blog about the cost of sailing our Lagoon 42 catamaran.  We decided to keep track of our expenses because we get such positive feedback on our monthly expense overviews. A lot of you really like reading them and we like writing […]

our monthly expenses December 2020

Our monthly expenses | December 2020

The last month of 2020! Time to wrap up this crazy year and share our monthly expenses sailing our Lagoon 42! With all the changes going on in the world, it definitely has been a challenging year. Especially because 2020 was also the year we started our full-time sailing adventure on our new catamaran.  In December 2020, we stayed at the Marina of Almerimar in the south of Spain. We are living here until the end of March 2021 when the spring weather will hopefully bring us towards the islands of Ibiza, Mallorca, Corsica, and Sardinia. The video below gives […]

our monthly expenses November 2020

Our monthly expense overview | November 2020

Our fifth monthly expenses blog is here! We’re happy to share our expenses again, this time covering the monthly expense overview November. We are pretty content that our expenses have been back to normal in November, after a very expensive month in October. In this blog, we will breakdown the expenses we made so you might get an idea of what life costs you when you decide to change your lifestyle to traveling on a boat or catamaran as well. Currently, we are living full-time on our Lagoon 42 catamaran in the marina of Almerimar in the south of Spain. […]

our monthly expenses October 2020

Our monthly expense overview | October 2020

It’s about time we show you our monthly expense overview October 2020. This is the fourth month we are sailing and living full-time on our new Lagoon 42 catamaran. October has proven to be a quite different month for us and that shows directly in our expense overview: it’s our most expensive month on the boat so far! In this blog, we will show you all the expenses we made, break the costs down into more details and show you our average costs of living a sailing life after four months. We share these monthly expense overviews because we believe […]

our monthly expenses September 2020

Our monthly expense overview | September 2020

Welcome to our third monthly expense overview. After cruising for two months with our new Lagoon 42 sailing catamaran we are definitely starting to get into the vibe of full-time sailing. In this blog, we will take you through our expenses in September while living on the boat. We started these blogs to give more insight into the actual costs of living this alternative lifestyle for those who are considering a switch from the 9-5 office life. About tracking our expenses As we also explained in our first monthly expense overview, we gave an overview of almost all expenses we […]