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Should public education cost more per student than the average tax bill?

From the March 29, 2012 news release, Ontario Increases Funding Per Student:

The 2012-13 Grants for Student Needs (GSN) will rise this coming year to $11,189 per student. 197 more words

My mom magazine....

I get a few magazines in the mail…They were forced on me because my airline miles were about to expire and I could hand-pick a few magazines for free…I couldn’t just waste those miles now could I. 492 more words


Don’t Waste Your Money using ADA Accessibility Guidelines

    According to the home re-modelling consultant BevVan Phillips, ADA Guidelines are NOT appropriate for your own personal home re-modelling.  

“The guidelines are designed for commercial applications.  86 more words


The Average Jew In Me

My mum’s a Jew and my dad’s a Jew, so technically I am a fully fledged Jew. However, I categorise myself as a ‘Jew by name and not by nature’ or, colloquially, ‘a bacon Jew’. 516 more words

What could have been

What could have been

tantalisingly rising on the skyline,

in the ascendency


on youth’s horizon

morning bloodstained and later,

sun set on this year’s failure… 18 more words




The back story behind surviving the growing pains.

When I first started to exercise, within approximately thirty-six hours after the first few sessions my body would be in tremendous pain. 851 more words

Life Lessons

Behold, A Response!

It would seem I jumped the gun a bit with yesterdays post and I owe the Minister of Health, The Hon Peter Dutton an apology. 485 more words