Life was much simpler then, yes.
Originally posted on 103.7 KVIL:
Could you live without your cell phone, cable, your computer, your laptop, all the commodities lives presents now days, maybe even your favorite show? Well, a Canadian family is doing just that … they are living in 1986!
From fashion to cartoons, the McMillan family only uses those inventions that were around in 1986. Anything else… it is off-limits.
Brian McMillan and his family have decided that at least for one year they will raise their children just as they grew up. No computers, no Facebook, Twitter, smartphones, etc. McMillan said the idea came to him one night when he and his girlfriend were in front of television each glued to their phone, not speaking to each other because they were so consumed with their phones, and they decided he did not want to raise his kids like that, he wanted them to have imagination, creativity, and have one-on-one talks…
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Originally posted on rubymelly:
A study was performed on elderly individuals a few years back. The study showed that there are many people who regret the things they didn’t have the courage to do, but only a few who had regrets about the things that they did.
Taking this study into consideration, let’s assume that tomorrow is the last day of your life. Would you have any regrets regarding the things you did or did not do?
What I want to point out through this mental exercise is that you should review your life in advance – before it’s too late and you start having regrets. If you are not exactly sure how to do that, then here is a list that could help you turn things around so you will live a life free of regrets. I would also love to know which of these 13 things you found the most challenging.
1. GET YOUR LIFE ON…
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Originally posted on Elev8:
You have worked too hard— getting your (numerous) degrees, navigating Cubicle America, and building your brand to be broke. “Being as broke as a joke”, though, seems to be a recurring theme among black women, who, for all intents and purposes, with the exception of their financial lives, embody intelligence, progressive thinking, resourcefulness, and discipline.
But in order to live a full life, you have to first gain insight into why you are still broke. Here are four reasons why a woman as fabulous as you, is still broke:
1.You are broke because you have yet to establish financial boundaries.
How do you feel when someone gets too close—all in your personal body space—when you are in a restaurant, store, or on public transportation? You probably feel like they need to back up because they are making you uncomfortable. Right? Well, the same thing applies to your money. When someone…
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Originally posted on AM 1310: The Light:
Is it possible to relieve yourself of your crushing debts? Car. Credit Cards. Mortgage. Medical. Attorney and author Georgette Miller says you can. In a powerful interview with Amos, Miller told Afternoons with Amos listeners to get over the alleged “stigma” of bankruptcy. Instead do what businesses like American Airlines, Tribune, Donald Trump and other big businesses do. They go through bankruptcy and emerge with a clean start. Georgette Miller says you can do the same. It’s a provocative interview you MUST hear. She shares secrets from her current best selling book Living Debt Free. Click the Arrow to Hear Georgette Miller share her Tips for Living Debt Free. Runs 33 Minutes ©2013 WTLC/Radio One.
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