They say if you’re going to do something, do something that you’re passionate about… and this is it for me. Since returning to Australia in 2014 and shifting from a relatively cheap cost of living to another, I had to make several mental and philosophical changes in order to adapt. The cost of services in Australia is repugnant… so avoid them if you’re able to! Follow my adventures in “Do it yourself” and discover that with a bit of know-how, motivation and sometimes creativity… we can all “do it” and save resources in the process.