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  1. General Chat
    Oh I am so nervous!! I have a job interview for a CSR postion @ a local outdoor supplies co. I so need this job! I LOVE my merchandising job but its so hit and miss. There was 10 days between jobs this last time. I will be taking my meds to get thru this but I can ALWAYS feel everyones vibes...
  2. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I got more hours at work, only for the next couple months, but we really need it. I'm so excited 10 more hours a week for about the next 8 weeks. Going to snowball that money on the debt woo hoo!!
  3. General Chat
    "The massive 8.8 earthquake that struck Chile may have changed the entire Earth's rotation and shortened the length of days on our planet, a NASA scientist said Monday." Chile earthquake may have shortened days - Space.com- msnbc.com I knew there wasn't enough time in the day LOL :earth:
  4. Utilities
    I got our electric bill a couple days ago and it had one of those inserts in it that I used to toss. No more. In it it had the On Peak and Off Peak information. This is for Progress Energy in Florida. Most electric companies have peak hours. Call and ask. Wanted to post the pricing to show...
  5. General Chat
    I am absolutely swamped! I can't get anything done that doesn't take ten hours to do. :( I managed to make it to the mall and get more gifts, but I had to put the renovations aside to do it. I had to put the renovations to the side again for tomorrow so that I could go back to the mall again...
  6. Coupons
    Some 50 hotels across the country are giving away a free night to guests who can prove that they completed at least eight hours of community service between July 1 and Dec. 20. To qualify, you must provide a letter on the nonprofit organization's letterhead proving that you've completed the...
  7. Question and Answer
    What can I put in my Crockpot at night and cook for around 12/13hours on low? The reason I ask is that on Saturday night I would like to put something in the crockpot around 10 pm and come home around 11 am on Sunday after church with lunch ready in the Crockpot. The only mishap I've ever had...
  8. Secondhand Shopping
    I had my self a good ole time thrifting today at Salvation army. Here is what i bought.I just love that store always very cheap items. ME Liz claiborne skirt $1.49 Tommy sweater $2.49 Abercrombie shirts 4 of them $1.99 each 2pc suit ralph lauren $ 4.99 DD 1 3 pairs of...
  9. General Chat
    On average I get 7 to 8 hours. What about you?
  10. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I have been paying off student loan debt at a steady rate and now we have been told that DH is being cut back to a 4 day week.... I am going to need major help with just staying on budget never mind paying off debt... I am so discouraged... at least he still has medical benefits... which we...
  11. General Chat
    He will be working only 4 days a week... They have laid off so many employees at his job and now they are starting to cut hours... I don't know what to think... I guess I should be thankful he still has a job still because we really need his medical benefits for our 11 yr. olds diabetes...
  12. Home Environment
    Or times of the day when you get more done than others? For me, I seem to get a lot done on Wednesdays (not sure why). I get more done in the morning than at night. I suspect that's because I need to be up to get the kids off to school in the morning, and it's also when I have my 1 cup of...
  13. General Chat
    so i have noticed that some of you still manage to stay awake and play in the village at 2am.... i'm guessing you all don't require the same amount of hours of sleep that i do...(i NEED a full 8-10 hrs or i can become useless).... so how many hours of sleep a night does everyone require......
  14. Financial hardship
    I mean I knew the economy in my area was getting really bad.. but they cut our hours at the store by 40 hours!!!!! So I am losing a day, still keeping my job so ahead of the game but i kind of got use to the money of 5 days to pay my bills and cut into my debt. I mean we will make it have...
  15. Education
    We live in MO and are required to have 1000 hours of instruction from July 1- June 30 of a calendar year. At least 600 of that 1000 must be in core subjects and at least 400 of those 600 must take place at home. This is a pretty simple and straightforward requirement BUT my dd has just decided...
  16. Careers
    Currently I work 40 hours a week. My fiance also works 40 hours a week. We are able to pay our mortgage and all our bills but do not have much extra money for any fun or even for home improvements. I have an opportunity to start another part time job. I can pick how many hours I would like...
  17. Just Tips
    Here's a long-lasting lipstick trick from our makeup artists: outline your lips with your lipliner as usual, then use your pencil to completely fill in your lips with color. Next, apply your lipstick with a lip brush, and blot off oils with a single layer of Kleenex. Dust some loose powder on...
  18. Supplemental Income, Small Business
    Hi ya'll! Through my husband's ad in the paper for rototilling, I am now the gardener at and assisted living facility for the mentally handicapped. My question is, what kind of hours do they work? Is it perfectly acceptable for me to leave by 2:30 if I start around 8 am? They are technically...
  19. Family
    ~...since dd last had her pacifier! I've had her close to weaned off of it 2 times before(36 hour stretches) but she got sick and needed it again both times. This time she's been a bit fussy but consolable. We haven't said she can't have it. We just want her to say what she wants(she's speech...
  20. General Chat
    Or I guess what should I do. I have a friend whose father died last week. She was actually babysitting my kids when he collapsed and she had to call me out of my meeting to come and get my kids so she could go to the hospital. He died that day, and it was her birthday. It is so sad...
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