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Day #347 - The Trouble With Subs, Part 2 of 2

A continuation from yesterday.  The trouble with school substitutes is three-fold.

Surprises are not good.
There is one teacher that holds power in a classroom. 525 more words

Day #346 - The Trouble With Subs, Part 1 of 2

Not the sandwiches – we have NO problems on that front.

On Day #310 I wrote about Tucker’s struggles with receiving help.  From talking with other ASD parents it seems fairly common. 534 more words

Baking Substitutes

Ingredient Amount Substitution Allspice 1 teaspoon 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon, 1/4 teaspoon ginger, and 1/4 teaspoon cloves Arrowroot starch 1 teaspoon 1 tablespoon flour OR 1,167 more words

50 unused sick days: why I left them

Piggybacking on the last post: Yes! Despite my financial advisor’s advice to the contrary, I left fifty unused sick days on the table, in part, for all the reasons explained previously. 841 more words


On sin taxes

Sin taxes and Pigouvian taxes work – but only in a very narrowly defined way.

What they do is reduce consumption of the good being taxed (although the degree to which this happens depends on price elasticity of demand for the given product). 197 more words

Economic Theory

Squad Depth & Super-Subs

Deep in the foothills of Whistler, where I’m writing this, many an arm and a leg are broken on a regular basis. People push their bodies to the limit for sports until they can take no more. 720 more words


No Stressing About Vegan Dressing

Salads are great and all, but what really makes the salad is the dressing. The great thing about dressing is it can be used in a variety of ways such as a dip, topping (on pizza/sandwich) or a marinade. 282 more words