"Do you have any vacation days you can take? A nice break from work and home might be good for you. Maybe a nice Mancation? Just a thought.
I know how you feel. I've been feeling like that for a while here at my job. I'm just not motivated…"
"My wife is a paramedic/fire fighter (associates in para-medicine and fire science) - it took her about 17 months of schooling, and she worked while she got it.
I've been in the same boat as you - close to a degree, hating my job, and getting…"
"B.J., if you haven't already, I'd suggest a few things that helped me as I endure a desk job that's taking me nowhere fast.
1) Find out what "fills my cup" in the short term and do that. For me, it could be as simple as…"
"Can't say it's as much advice as it is just a thought to mull for a while.
My friend's dad came to me as he was leaving my wedding. We talked briefly, and he told me that he wanted to make a toast to my wife and I but didn't get…"
"As a paramedic, I can definitely relate to what you're going through! For a while, I worked a rotating 12-hr night shift (2 on, 2 off, 3 on, 2 off, 2 on, 3 off). What worked best for me was just planning on sleeping during the day. As mentioned…"
"Interesting...I have not read about sleep being a benefit of Fish Oils, however, they do reduce inflation so it can reduce pain which can allow for more restful sleep. So by that logic, I guess you are right.
DHA which is found in fish oil does…"
"Take this with a grain of salt, but look into some Fish Pills(Omega 3's).
When I get off of them, my sleep is just not productive, I am angry, I am bitter, I start fights, I only find the negative in things. Within a day of getting back on…"
"My slogan would be "If nominated I will not run, if elected I will not serve." General Sherman had it right, that job is the worst. Just look at any of our past few Presidents. About 50% of the country defends you even if…"
"While I appreciate your candor, this is not the place for this. Our beneficent dictator has asked that we keep such discussions off of the main forum. They are more than welcome in The Great Debate group, and there are already quite a few…"
I will start off with a subject which gets most people into a heated debate. Politics. I would like to hear your slogan for running for POTUS, and what your key points would be to increase the intellectual aspects of our school systems, the military budget on how to us it elsewhere, and on punishments for anyone, ANYONE trying to undermine the constitution.Here is my slogan. Equality, Freedom, and Logic. Equality is what brings Freedom; this is Logic. The moment we cease to be illogical is the…See More
"Not really a truck (although my fiance calls it a truck, for some reason), but i drive a 2012 Jeep Liberty Sport. Westin grill guard and skid plate, Mopar tow hooks, Reese tow hitch, looking to put some bigger A/T tires on it."
"When I was racing dirt oval mini-stocks we converted a 1971 Cadillac Hearse into a tow vehicle. We mounted a cabinet toolbox on the casket trolly and put a long enough tongue on the trailer to allow the hearse door to open with it attached. When we…"