A random collection of blog posts, articles, books, and other things I think are worth sharing.
Healthyway.com: 7 Clever Ways To Clean All Of The Stubbornly Dirty Things
Scary Mommy: To my Almost Grown Daughter, I Love you And I’m Sorry. (This. I’m not crying, you’re crying.)
“I can only hope that the deliberate good I’ve done greatly outweighs any unintended damage I may have caused. And I pray that my immense love for you overshadows any other feelings you may have sensed from me over the years. My frustrations were never really about you anyway—they were about me not living up to my own unrealistic standards for myself.”
Stonekettle Station: Lemonade
“And the real problem is that every single time the bubble bursts, the rich lose nothing. And the middle class? Well, the middle class and the poor lose everything.
The problem is that the profits are privatized, the risks are socialized. That’s the actual problem right there. When the bubble bursts, the working poor and the middle class have no choice but to prop up the rich, lest it all collapses and we all face another Great Depression. And that, ladies and gentlemen, in point of fact, is the lesson of the Great Depression. That’s what the rich learned, the ones that survived. Socialize the risks, privatize the profits. Never, ever, risk your own money.
And that – that right there – that is exactly what trickle-down economics is.”
Scary Mommy: Alcohol is Ruining my Life (Do you see yourself here? Life is really much better without it.)