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Week in the life of Full-Time Lyft Driver in Denver

This was supposed to be easy, I thought, as I cleaned out what seemed like an infinite amount of annoyingly small Laffy Taffy wrappers, empty Red Bull cans and Wendy’s wrappers from my sleek new Hyundai Sonata. 1,706 more words


18 and strife - 1½ years since GIC referral

There’s an old saying that British people are great at waiting for things – taking their place in a queue and being patient. Well, it’s now 18 months since my referral to Nottingham GIC and I am seriously losing patience. 686 more words



Hiyyah Everyone

So for the past month or so I have been seeing a phsycologist on an off for an assessment to see if this kind of therapy would be good for me. 283 more words

Will Unions Cripple Kentucky’s Belated Charter-School Effort?

Opponents of reform are pushing a weak bill that maintains the local school boards’ monopoly.

An elementary school in Stanton, Ky., Feb. 18. PHOTO: GETTY IMAGES… 805 more words

School Choice

The ‘Shaming’ of Betsy DeVos

The education secretary should use what her critics fear most: the bully pulpit.

Speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, Md., Feb. 23.PHOTO: EUROPEAN PRESSPHOTO AGENCY… 826 more words

School Choice

A bit of a rant

Beware lovely readers this post is going to get ranty. I apologise in advance because I pride myself on being a blogger with a positive outlook and can usually find something that I’m proud of/ happy about/ amused by that I can share, even when things get challenging. 1,890 more words



Today was my third trip back to Addenbrooks to continue the investigations to see if I am a suitable live donor for Mr rGr.

Bloods, urine samples, X-rays, ecg and ultrasound done. 332 more words

Chronic Kidney Disease