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Building Fires

Did you know that nearly 85 percent of all U.S. house and building fires are primarily caused by unattended cooking, space heaters, cigarettes, or candles? (Courtley, 2012) 783 more words


Why do you judge how I use my food stamps? An open letter to "news" writers

Dear Judgmental “News Writer,”

Since I’m too sick to work, my financial situation isn’t so great. So I applied for SNAP, formerly called food stamps. A couple weeks ago I got the letter stating… 876 more words


Spreading the Word

Often when I tell people my daughter has a life-threatening peanut allergy I get a puzzled look followed by “I never would have guessed she’s allergic to peanuts.”.  379 more words


House Fires

Did you know that there are more than 350,000 house fires in the United States every year, which account for approximately 3,500 deaths and 15,000 serious injuries? 1,038 more words


Private Schools are Charitable. Really?


Is it really possible to argue that expensive, elitist private schools provide a charitable service?

Could no Corporation Tax and 80% Rates discount be an incentive to hide behind ‘charity’??


Fellow Blogger

I have been trying to figure out a way to rearrange my library and create these “centers” I keep reading about. It seems like it would soooo much easier than what I am doing now which is basically assignments every day. 93 more words


Blown Away!

With a title like this, what on earth do you think we might be talking about in regards to natural disasters? I am going to give you a hint… we are talking about two natural disasters today! 1,716 more words