Month: November 2017

instant pot

instant pot

I finally caved and got an Instant Pot (IP). I resisted on Black Friday but after reading up on how to make the two things I use my crockpot for (beans and bone broth) in the IP, I went for it on Cyber Monday and chose the mini version of the IP. It’s about the…

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Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday

Today only Facebook is waiving fees on nonprofit fundraisers. Better yet, the Gates Foundation is matching every donation, which means your donation will be doubled. That’s a 100% return on investment! Not a bad deal at all. It’s like they’re giving money away. Here’s two good candidates. Destiny’s nonprofit is for a computer center in…

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sheep

sheep

On Twitter I followed a few media folks, writers for publications or similar, thinking I would get some insights on topics that wouldn’t be published in articles. Turns out I learned that some of them are incredibly mean, judgmental, and self-righteous. Perhaps I’m hypocritical for saying so, because I often find that the thing I…

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insurance

insurance

It’s not a glamorous topic. I don’t even want to talk about it. But I have to pick a plan for next year. I was very glad to have health insurance available when before I wasn’t able to get coverage. I got great coverage and a decent premium. Every year since then the premiums went…

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