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#EmptiesChallenge Update

I began my Empties Challenge on September 25th.  It is now November 24th.  Let’s discuss the progress I’ve made(?) within the past two months.

As you may recall, my challenge involved a cease and desist of all beauty purchases unless I emptied out and finished… 1,039 more words

The Makeup Stuff.

Budgeting for Travelling to Philippines

I have been a mind traveler to the Philippines for a very long time. I have been eccentric to the extent of keeping the map of Philippines in my wallet. 105 more words


France 2016: Student Budget

So everyone and their oul’ one seems to be going to see our valiant ‘Boys in Green’ battle it out against the world’s elite in France next summer. 516 more words

Student Life

Luzerne County Council OK's Loan, Motion to Suspend County Manager Withdrawn

WILKES-BARRE — With no state budget in place, Luzerne County is quickly running out of cash.

So Tuesday night, in a vote of 6 to 5, the Luzerne County Council voted to borrow up to $20 million to get through the end of the year, without closing county offices or laying off county workers. 294 more words


Harrisburg's tripling tax expected to hit city workers

HARRISBURG, Pa. — There’s good news and bad news when it comes to the city’s 2016 budget. On the one hand, it’s balanced, according to Mayor Eric Papenfuse. 582 more words


What’s Going on With the Federal Budget?

It’s Thanksgiving Week and Congress is in recess.  Perhaps the last you heard about the federal budget for FY 2016 was that there was a bipartisan deal at the end of October.  497 more words


There it is. FREE PIE. I’ve been walking around for days yelling, “Free pie! FREE PIEEEEE!!!!” Last week, my local grocery store sent out a holiday sale book. 152 more words