Do You Struggle With Expressing Gratitude?

Do You Struggle With Expressing Gratitude? - My Life, I Guess

Everyone’s talking about new year’s resolutions right now. Some people love them, some people don’t. Personally, I fall somewhere in between. I don’t usually make a formal resolution, but I do have an idea of what area I’d like to focus on for the year. This year, I got a bit of a head start. I already knew a few months ago what my focus was going to be, and...

You’ve Probably Come A Lot Further Than You Think

You've Probably Come A Lot Further Than You Think - My Life, I Guess

Whether you love it or you hate it, Facebook is pretty much everywhere. Personally, I’ve wanted to quit it so many times, but like the majority of us, I just can’t take the plunge. It has become the primary way that I keep in touch with far too many people. I’ve completely lost touch with several old friends simply because they don’t use Facebook. I first got a Facebook account...

Watching the Payday Loan Debt Cycle Through Our Junk Mail

Watching the Payday Loan Debt Cycle Through Our Junk Mail- My Life, I Guess

My husband and I have lived in our townhouse for nearly 5 years now. Yet, we still regularly get mail for the former tenants. At first, we got more mail for them than we were getting mail of our own. So we’d mark it all return to sender and put it back in the mailbox, hoping this would stop the mail from coming. It worked for the most part, and...

Practical Gift Ideas for the Unemployed

Being unemployed is incredibly difficult. With current unemployment rates, there’s probably someone close to you that’s either looking for a new job or looking for a better one. Giving them a thoughtful, practical gift could really go a long way. Think about what sort of things they need or that would help them out the most, depending on their situation. Here are some practical gift ideas for the unemployed person...