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Financial Haiku - clue #1

As promised, here is the first clue:
Word for word, the full sentence is:

“Similarly, the man who wins wealth unjustly:
his days half done, he must leave it,
proving a fool after all.”

General Interest

False Creek Sawmills

In A Short History of False Creek, Sam Sullivan writes: “The first Granville Bridge was built in 1889 connecting the south and north shores and industry, mills and manufacturing began to encircle the Creek. 336 more words


Covenant Village of Turlock Residents Log 4,319 Volunteer Hours in Turlock Community

Contact: Wendy D’Alessandro
(561) 251-3151

 TURLOCK, Calif., May 18, 2015 – Covenant Village of Turlock is a small community of 300, but its altruistic residents logged 4,319 volunteer hours in the local community in 2014. 371 more words

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Ancient Roman Garb Basics

I love this blog. I will be investing in some appropriate Roman clothing for the summer!

Ancient Roman Garb Basics.

via Ancient Roman Garb Basics.

At this point, what difference does another $26.4 million matter anyway?

The Washington Post reports that another  $26.4 million in undisclosed donations to the Clinton Foundation has been uncovered.  The donations from universities, major corporations, foreign sources will be brushed aside as just a bookkeeping error, as paragraph explains: 109 more words


Creative Lapbooking

I love lapbooks.

They are fun to create, are easy to store, and make great presentation materials for your child to show off their learning. I’ve found lapbooking to be very useful for presenting learning in science and social studies, but it could also be used for book reviews and biographies – really, for anything the student wants to do a report on. 696 more words

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Walking the Talk, Part 2 (at last!)

Back in August of 2014, I wrote a blog post about my quest to reduce both my personal and business overhead by $500 per month.  I got rid of about $350 of silly personal overhead very quickly, and now I feel really good about my private voice lessons!  605 more words

Financial Behavior