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Offline BC_cheque

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« Reply #1275 on: October 04, 2020, 02:09:27 am »
Unemployment rocks. 

I'm not kidding, after trying to juggle kids and work since March, this new freedom has immensely improved my mental-health.  I don't even care about burning through savings or becoming another statistic of how the pandemic is hurting women's careers. 

Don't get me wrong, staying at home with kids is harder than going to the office but the JUGGLE nearly killed me.  I'm so well rested now and my chronic anxiety is 100% gone.

My only regret is I wish I'd left earlier.
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« Reply #1276 on: October 04, 2020, 09:19:01 am »
Unemployment rocks. 

The promise of 50's and 60's is that technology would allow us all to live comfortably and not have to work so hard.

Only a few got the benefits of all that technology, and the rest of us have to work harder. At least twice as hard to begin with because it is impossible to maintain a household on a single salary so both partners need to work.

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« Reply #1277 on: October 04, 2020, 11:51:04 am »
The promise of 50's and 60's is that technology would allow us all to live comfortably and not have to work so hard.

Only a few got the benefits of all that technology, and the rest of us have to work harder. At least twice as hard to begin with because it is impossible to maintain a household on a single salary so both partners need to work.

Excellent observations! And all you are going to have to give up is the useless 'stuff' from W mart. Indeed we will have to be * 'poorer' in this 21st. century in order for the wealth to go around.

*(richer)

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« Reply #1278 on: October 13, 2020, 02:40:55 pm »
Is everyone else crazy busy with work ?   ???

Not sure why this is happening but the fora are also quiet so maybe that's something happening everywhere...

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« Reply #1279 on: October 14, 2020, 02:25:47 am »
Personally yes. Very busy, lots of pressure.

Also spending most of my time with Linz. Feeling a bit smothered.

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« Reply #1280 on: October 14, 2020, 07:57:19 am »
Personally yes. Very busy, lots of pressure.

Also spending most of my time with Linz. Feeling a bit smothered.

 -k

Yep.  I sense my mate doesn't want me around so much  >:(  I am Linz.

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« Reply #1281 on: October 14, 2020, 09:31:22 pm »
I am Linz.

If Linz ever becomes MH, I'm dumping her.  :D

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Offline Gorgeous Graham

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« Reply #1282 on: October 15, 2020, 12:13:39 am »
Yep.  I sense my mate doesn't want me around so much  >:(  I am Linz.

Prove it.  Show us your nipples.
"The economy has been relatively strong but Trudeau has chosen to run deficits year after year & has said will continue to do so well into the future.  This means we'll be in a worse & more vulnerable financial position when a recession hits when we HAVE to run deficits again." - Me, Oct. 3, 2019
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« Reply #1283 on: October 15, 2020, 12:19:07 am »
Unemployment rocks. 

I'm not kidding, after trying to juggle kids and work since March, this new freedom has immensely improved my mental-health.  I don't even care about burning through savings or becoming another statistic of how the pandemic is hurting women's careers. 

Don't get me wrong, staying at home with kids is harder than going to the office but the JUGGLE nearly killed me.  I'm so well rested now and my chronic anxiety is 100% gone.

My only regret is I wish I'd left earlier.
Wow.  I'm glad you're feeling better.  There's nothing more important than your health and happiness.  People lived in mud huts and were still happy.  They died from diarrhea after drinking the village poo-water, but hey beggars can't be choosers.  I'll let myself out...
"The economy has been relatively strong but Trudeau has chosen to run deficits year after year & has said will continue to do so well into the future.  This means we'll be in a worse & more vulnerable financial position when a recession hits when we HAVE to run deficits again." - Me, Oct. 3, 2019
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Offline Gorgeous Graham

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« Reply #1284 on: October 15, 2020, 12:20:25 am »
Prove it.  Show us your nipples.

Scratch that.  Anyone, please show me your nipples.
"The economy has been relatively strong but Trudeau has chosen to run deficits year after year & has said will continue to do so well into the future.  This means we'll be in a worse & more vulnerable financial position when a recession hits when we HAVE to run deficits again." - Me, Oct. 3, 2019
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« Reply #1285 on: October 15, 2020, 09:04:09 am »
Sorry, GG, I am nothing if not modest... see below

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« Reply #1286 on: October 15, 2020, 12:17:53 pm »
Sorry, GG, I am nothing if not modest... see below


heyyyy how you doin?

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Offline Gorgeous Graham

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« Reply #1287 on: October 15, 2020, 09:58:03 pm »
Scratch that.  Anyone, please show me your nipples.

Squiggy, show me your nipples.  I'm on Whatsapp.
"The economy has been relatively strong but Trudeau has chosen to run deficits year after year & has said will continue to do so well into the future.  This means we'll be in a worse & more vulnerable financial position when a recession hits when we HAVE to run deficits again." - Me, Oct. 3, 2019
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« Reply #1288 on: October 15, 2020, 10:01:13 pm »
Sorry, GG, I am nothing if not modest... see below

Graham says...Gorgeous!
"The economy has been relatively strong but Trudeau has chosen to run deficits year after year & has said will continue to do so well into the future.  This means we'll be in a worse & more vulnerable financial position when a recession hits when we HAVE to run deficits again." - Me, Oct. 3, 2019