Tag Archives: emotions

Sometimes, When it Rains, It Pours.

Sometimes, when it rains, it pours. Take, for instance, the past couple of weeks: #1  The gas gauge on The Dino (our 11-year-old family mini-van) decided to go funky on us.  It goes up…then it goes down…and then it goes … Continue reading

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How about “99 Weeks of Unemployment [Alone] Causes Major Depression”

This is my 100th post!  Happy 100 to me! Dr. Keith Ablow wrote this article for Fox News today, “99 Weeks of Unemployment Compensation Causes Major Depression”. The Doctor says that taking 99 weeks of unemployment causes major depression and … Continue reading

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Pinning our Hopes and Dreams on a Resume Rewrite

So we did it.  We bit the bullet and forked over the cash to have a “professional resume writer” rewrite Hot Hubbie’s resume.  I was all for it.  Hot Hubbie did not want to spend the money, but when we … Continue reading

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Christmas Present Money Miser

I did it! I finally spent my Christmas gifts (cash) from my mommie and my mom-in-law. Yes, I know, it is mid March and Christmas was months ago, but I hate to part with the cash.  Plus it takes a … Continue reading

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