Living paycheck to paycheck when I first left college, I didn’t have much money leftover at the end of each month to do much else other than make sure the bills were all paid and maybe treat myself to Starbucks. I wasn’t financially irresponsible by any means, but between rent, student loans, and other living expenses, cash was always tight.
What really makes a thing bad or good? For example, cholesterol has been misunderstood and vilified when it comes to health and wellness. In this post, we will be discussing the different types of cholesterol and how they affect us. Cholesterol is a waxy substance most often produced in the body, and sometimes made available […]
The precarious state of human existence has been a primary question in Seo Young Chang’s work. In an attempt to describe someone’s repetitively denied way of existing and its possible form, the artist sets up a situation by using repetitive movements, texts, rules, conditions, and narration.
Art and literature are two of the most closely intertwined creative forms. As Leonardo da Vinci once said: “Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.”
I had what I considered to be the ideal work life balance. It was meticulously and painstakingly carved out and negotiated over the last 10 years, since the birth of my oldest son. My routine satisfied my wife, my kids and myself. Then, with one phone call, all of us were thrown into a sea of change.
They say that good fences make good neighbors. While this may not necessarily be written in stone, the basis of this age-old adage is true. Good fences also make for good gardens, safe homes, and protected family and pets.
There’s no doubt that having a parent or loved one move into a senior retirement community brings about substantial change. Not only for your parents, but for your entire family as well.
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Zines remained popular through 2011 when they hit a mainstream high. In 2019, zines remain popular, but only to those who know they exist. The younger generations who grew up with Facebook and Instagram don’t know what they’re missing.
Then my mind drifted to many years ago; to a student, wearing a hijab, writing in my class. Did she want to be a teacher, a police officer, a judge? I thought about where her life may have taken her and suddenly, as if with a new reality in my life as a teacher, it hit me.