So, it turns out that the reason we've been bouncing checks for the past four months is because I was double-paying my student loans. The autopay setup on my bank must have created a new payment instead of editing a current payment, resulting in two payments. Just to be special, however, the autopay made a duplicate… Continue reading my day, including a rant about student loans.
From last Thursday, which earned the nickname, "Get Shit Done Day." My friend Jamie said that her mother always told her to write "make a list" as the first item of her to-do lists. Then she could feel like she accomplished something right from the get-go. Actual to-do list I've written I actually had a… Continue reading To do lists
hi all! I wanted to talk a little bit about money. (wait! it's so taboo! I know, but when it comes down to it, it's important to talk about.) I've been living on the VISTA stipend since September, and only a few overdraft dramas. Before that, I was in National service, which pays the big… Continue reading living on the VISTA stipend… (or, thoughts on not having a lot of cash.)
Well, friends, here is a post which is long overdue. my org / non-profit / awesome community catalyst shall henceforth be known as "One Sustainability to Live," (OSL) aptly named by .after MUCH finagling* and tomfoolery, much hand-wringing and drama-queen banishing, I arrived at my new place of employment through Americorps!VISTA, OSL. OSL is a… Continue reading One Sustainbility to Live and Quasi-Illegal Parking…
so yeah. no word from anybody about the paperwork on my job.I don't even know what paperwork has to be filled out. I know it should all be done through the americorps website (which, is totally shite) but really. so I can't start my new job and it's a holiday weekend and nobody will call… Continue reading waiting… it feels like being unemployed!
I finally got a hold of the ameri-lady and we figured out together why I wasn't able to fill out forms online at the americorps website. well. we didn't figure out what was wrong. but we figured out how to fix it. and we did! (even though it took all day)we found out that in order… Continue reading kickin ass and takin names!!!!!
yeah okay. it's been a while since I wrote anything. meh. I was inspired by J's recent post. 1. I've been really anxious / nervous / concerned / focused on / about getting a new job once my ameriservice ends august 31. 2. I broke up with Sam: J didn't like him, thought I could… Continue reading “I’ve had better conversations with toast.”
hi flist! happy weekend!arrive some time between 6:30 AM and 1:30 PMcruise LJcruise FBset up my last.fm account (also fannyanns, as previously posted.)laugh my ass offfor several hours... complain about my boss's boundaries (or lack thereof)from yesterday: god I have done NOTHING BUT GOOF OFF in the internets all day today. I need to get to… Continue reading my job description (not the real one)