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Unemployment Looms

My husband has always worked very hard and provided for our family in a way that has allowed me to stay at home with the children, given us a comfortable home, plenty of clothes and good food. 193 more words


Work for the Dole doesn't work - but here is what does

From Jeff Borland, Professor of Economics at University of Melbourne:

…95% of the time a government spends thinking about unemployment should be spent thinking about ways to promote economic growth.

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As I Lay, Unemployed...

Dear Reader(s?),

It has been a while. Too long of a while. I’ve missed you terribly. And being that we are now balls deep in summer, and I am woefully unemployed, spending my time watching HGTV, drowning my sorrows in red wine, and filling out job applications that will most definitely go ignored, I return to you as a cure for my idleness. 515 more words

A little help for the 25%

The other night I had some friends over so I had my house cleaned in preparation. I don’t really need help cleaning my house, but the women I hire has lost several clients recently and her son has moved back to the area and is now working with her. 547 more words


My story

As I mentioned in my last post, I’m feeling a little lost in life. I never really had a plan to begin with, which may be part of the problem, but I just don’t feel like I am where I’m suppose to be. 453 more words