Haunted? Ten Steps for Ghostbusting

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Whether you are a skeptic or a believer it is a fact that people who believe they have a malicious entity in their homes suffer emotional and sometimes physical trauma. Here are my ten tips for dealing with a haunting that even skeptics will approve of:

How to Vote from Home: Absentee Ballot

In Sickness and In Health, News and Finance

absentee ballotYou may have seen my previous post, How to be Lazy, which described a few ways I avoid wrecking myself (re: chronic illness) while still maintaining a high standard of living. The same holds true for my civic responsibilities. If you are eligible to vote, you really should. I don’t care who you’re voting for (frankly, it’s none of my business) but you need to do it.

How to be Lazy: Work Smarter Not Harder

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how to be lazyI live with chronic fatigue, pain, weakness, and generally not having any idea if I will be able to get out of bed in the morning. Yet, I still have shit to get done including housekeeping, errands, cooking, entertainment, and self-care. Over the years, I have come up with some clever ways to make it more manageable so that can maintain a clean home, healthy (ish) eating habits, and not destroy myself doing everything on my “good days”. I call it being “lazy” because it seems effortless to the uninitiated and because I have a sense of humor. As a bonus, all of these tips are budget friendly– of course it would be simple to be lazy if you could just throw money at people to do everything for you– and some of these tips can really help those with compromised immune systems by reducing how many people, handles, etc we’re exposed to.