The "101" version.
First, how much money do you stand to get if this passes? Here's a simplified version (the percentage is the percentage of tax cut = note how uneven it still is):
Single, No kids $30,000 income = $188. ... Read more
Well, the administration has cut the advertising budget for healthcare.gov, and cut the enrollment window for the PPACA, so it's up to the grassroots to make sure that people know that IT'S TIME TO ENROLL, FOLKS!
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The latest iteration of Trumpcare (Graham-Cassidy) is terrible news for senior Americans. According to a report by AARP, millions of seniors nationwide will see their health care premiums and out-of-pocket costs skyrocket if the bill becomes law... Read more
I have pretty modest goals in general, so there's nothing earth-shaking here, I just want to set a few things out as reminders to myself.
WEIGHT: I don't weigh myself often, so I'm not going to put a number goal here. By the end of 2017 I'd... Read more
My husband found this little worktable project online and I just HAD to reproduce it for Kyle. He's a tinkerer and has been relegated to a dingy corner of the basement. Maybe having an awesome workspace will get him motivated to get more project... Read more
Sorry to bore you all, but I just wanted a place to post my new FlyLady routines. My old routine is actually more of a rut, and it's time to streamline the Weekly Home Blessing once again.
~ Thoroughly clean/disinfect the bat... Read more
I was on my way to work this morning, and DH had warned me about the slushy conditions of the driveway, but it was much worse than even I expected. So here's my poor little Subaru, wedged sideways on the driveway of doom.
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I thought this was pretty blog-worthy:
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Why didn't I think of this sooner?!?!
When I was pregnant and trying to refrain from caffeine and alcohol I used to LOVE this stuff. It was expensive, though, so once the kids arrived I stopped buying it again.
Thank goodness we're inc... Read more
Well, I'm about 85% done now! I have one wall section (behind the armoire) that still needs papering, the armoire itself needs to be reinforced and put back together (the base is still in the sunporch downstairs), the trim needs a finish coat o... Read more
"The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently took action to prevent thousands of heart attacks each year by forcing food manufacturers to phase out dangerous trans fats from processed foods.*
"But now the Grocery Manufacturers Associati... Read more
It's now the single remaining block that's missing from my healthy foundation.
Not getting enough of it is:
~ Making me tired the next day, which makes me eat too much to try to recoup some energy, and also makes me relucta... Read more
I did my annual 5K walk yesterday. Had my itty bitty old iPod Shuffle which is only loaded with music from World of Warcraft. Always makes me smile when I see "places" from Azeroth on my walk!
Is it the starting line in Economy Park?
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It's Friday evening. I'm really tired and not in the mood to be productive.
Tomorrow's Saturday, when I generally want to relax, but since I'm going to be busy all day Sunday, I HAVE to get a bunch of things done on Saturday.
So bear w... Read more