I've been so nervous about the hearing. You all probably know by now I have a pretty severe (medically diagnosed) anxiety disorder. I work on it with meditation and other tools and, in extreme cases, with medication. A looming court date is not good for my mental health. But I'm willing to do anything for the betterment of my family so I willingly signed up to participate and … [Read more...] about Bankruptcy Hearing (The Early Bird Gets Confused)
I used to bank with ING Direct. It was a cool, online-only bank and I felt really futuristic when I signed up with them and their big orange dot of a logo. I loved the bank and it was wonderful. Then they were bought out by Capital One and renamed the bank Capital One 360. I had to call about something and expressed my sadness about the change and the customer service agent … [Read more...] about Why I Gave My Kids A Debit Card
At Mr. Brickie's last union meeting he was unemployed and looking for work. A nice member told him that US Steel was hiring for refractory work. A little history. Before Mr. Brickie started his apprenticeship he randomly met someone who did refractory work. This guy described it as very lucrative but difficult. Everyone he has talked about it with since has also called it … [Read more...] about I Don’t Know What Day It Is #NightShift
Really, how is it going to be March tomorrow? I didn't even manage a single post in January but at least I'm squeaking in before March officially hits. That makes me feel better about neglecting basically everything in my life including the blog. The problem is I’m very boring in the winter and I stop blogging because every other week would be a post along the lines of, “Hey, … [Read more...] about Happy New Year! 2018 is going to be a blast!
Sorry about this in advance but I'm going to whine about my health one more time. I was supposed to have surgery tomorrow but I got a respiratory infection! I had a regular doctor appointment scheduled Wednesday and when she saw me she told me having surgery would be begging for complications and she texted the surgeon and they called me to reschedule. I've been downright … [Read more...] about Pouring > Raining