I have been reading articles and posting comments for a few months now, so I thought I would post a little bit about myself.Serafin NunezBaton Rouge, LA USA7th grade Social Studies teacherI grew up…Continue
"I'm 35 and have been doing the same. I owe on the house and my student loans finish up in 4 years (Public Service Loan Forgiveness). Other than those two, I have paid everything off... well, thanks to a kidney stone I own a hospital $2k now,…"
I have been reading articles and posting comments for a few months now, so I thought I would post a little bit about myself.Serafin NunezBaton Rouge, LA USA7th grade Social Studies teacherI grew up in the Baton Rouge area in a small town called Zachary. After high school, I worked construction for a couple years before moving to Lafayette to attend the University of Southwestern Louisiana (now called University of Louisiana...). Geaux Cajuns! I met my significant other in college. She and I…See More
"I find that the people who are most in danger of putting on massive amounts of weight are those who previously were very active. In high school, I was on sports teams year-round. When I went to college I joined the Judo team and that kept me in…"
"Close out stores are my secret. There is a Dilliards close out store here in Baton Rouge. I get Perry Ellis button-ups for $10-$20. I usually have to buy off-season... They Winter overstock in the Spring and the Summer overstock in the Fall."
"I find that certain drinks can set me off... I avoid tequila like the plague. I also find that alcohol tends to amplify the attitude that you bring in to the drinking experience... So if you are being a dick while you drink, you probably were being…"
"I think Native Son nailed it. I'll go further. Not only are these things not taught in schools, there are few apprenticeships, and few fathers willing and able to teach this (many reasons). I'd dare say that in some…"
"Ok, everyone is saying to read a lot, and that is certainly true. But write also. How about writing about that child you're bringing into the world? Notebook it or blog it. Becoming a dad has been the best experience I have ever…"
"Literally millions of hobbies to take up. Carpentry, plumbing, gardening, car care, electricity, cooking, athletics, reading. You are on the right track already. Exercise extreme patience with the boys or they will hate being…"
"Points for you to ponder: Have you forgiven her? Has she forgiven herself? Now, have you forgiven yourself? (What? But I...) Sush, just shush. Think about how you reacted to the news. Turmoil may have caused you to…"