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Magazine Hunting

The other day I was looking for “plane-reading” material (aka magazines) for my mother. I wanted something that was witty, educational but still tuned into “the feminine” side as well. I looked and I looked but to be honest, there was nothing and I felt at a loss. In the past I had gotten her … Continue reading

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I blinked and I became the most boring person I know. Also,  February was gone. I understand that it’s a short month, but somehow it felt like it was done in a week. Unfortunately I fell drastically behind all thanks to one PD presentation that totally fall apart when it happened. This time it wasn’t … Continue reading

Day 19  Checkup
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Day 19 Checkup

19 days into the year and it’s time for the monthly checkup to see how smoothly things are going. Besides annihilating my smoke detector this morning, things  are OK. Alberta Budget Club I suspect it will be  a failure and that’s not really an issue for me. No one, NO ONE seems to want to talk about … Continue reading

Two Weeks In
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Two Weeks In

Two weeks into living as “poor” and I’m already tired. I have a newfound respect for those living on minimum wage because being on the low end of life is not easy. At all. And I don’t think people realize this fact. With another five and a half months to go I’m learning a whole … Continue reading