I Wanted the Apartment Professionally Cleaned

My husband and I thought it would take us a while to find an apartment to move into. We were excited because this would be the last time we would be moving into an apartment. The next time, we would be moving into a condo that we would own, but we had to get past [...]

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I Became a Truck Driver So That I Can Keep My Family Together

My wife told that she was leaving, and she meant it. She was frustrated with me for refusing to get a stable job. Reality set in, and I understood that I needed to do something more with my life. I had previously been looking into how to become a truck driver in the months before [...]

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When Did Getting One Bad Grade in School Become Such a Big Deal?

Have you ever had your teenager come to you and tell you how their world was ending? Have they hit you with normal problems that are crushing to them? I see it now with academic performance. Our daughter was devastated to get a bad grade in physics. She told me how that if her final [...]

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A Gorgeous Area Around the Pool

When my parents retired, they decided to really enjoy themselves. They had spent years building their business together, so they did not have a lot of spare time to just enjoy life. They have always had a nice house, but it never had a swimming pool. They had an in ground pool installed about two [...]

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Using Outside Help Has Made My Business Life Much Easier

It was my previous wife’s idea to purchase an apartment building together. When we were together, I handled all of the handyman type things in the building, and she handled the paperwork and cleaning. When she left, I asked an employee who works at a moving out cleaning in Singapore to come by and give [...]

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My Daughter Needed Help in Physics

What do you do when your child is having trouble and you don’t know what to do? My daughter is an honors student, but she was struggling in her physics class. I knew that I had to do something to help her, but that was hard to do when physics has never been my strong [...]

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My Opinion of President Trump is Changing

I read all kinds of Trump news because he is the president of the United States of America. I did not vote for him, but that does not mean I want him to fail. He is still my president, and I feel it is very important to stay up to date on what he is [...]

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I No Longer Cancel Activities

I was in a car accident nearly two years ago, and I had not quite felt right ever since. There was pain in my back, and I just figured it was something I was going to have to live with for the rest of my life. It was not horrible, but on the really bad [...]

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I’m Loving the New Condo That My Company Got for Me

A lot of people who work on my team at work seem so self-assured and smart with new things. So, when my I held my hand up and said that I would be one of the ones willing to move to another country to head up a project there. I was full of doubts. But [...]

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My Daughter Needed More Fun in Her Life

I wanted to do something really nice for my daughter, but she is not the type to make that easy. She is so independent, which is what I actually prefer for her to be the majority of the time. Sometimes though, she can take it too far. I know she is super busy, and that [...]

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Cleaning a House is Not a Problem

Living in a strange place can be intimating enough for someone. The last thing you want to worry about is who is going to clean your house. Well everyone may not think like I do, but that was a huge worry for me. I was moving to another country and I would be so busy [...]

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Cleaning Company That Cleans Before You Move in

My husband and I are expecting our first child in three months and are so excited for the birth of our newborn baby. In preparation for our expanding family, we have purchased our first home together. It is a three-bedroom house in a very nice child-friendly neighborhood with a park nearby. We are able to [...]

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I Was in a Car Accident Six Weeks Ago

I was involved in a car accident about six weeks ago. My car was totaled, and it honestly felt like my body was too at first. I was very thankful that there were no internal injuries, and that the main issue was just pain from acting like a little silver ball in a pinball machine. [...]

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We Had a Bunch of Bees

We were have a good time in the back yard when I noticed it. There were about a dozen or so people over for a cookout. There were several kids over and one of them got stung by a bee. I found a big swarm of them in the rafters of the storage building and [...]

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Having Fun Camping and Staying Invisible to Nearby People

We camp a lot on a small piece of land we own that is close to a residential area. I use it as an opportunity to teach bushcraft to our kids. My wife is an outdoor person, and she has camped since she was a child. Our goal when camping here is to remain invisible [...]

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A Foam Puzzle for My Niece

I was thinking of what to buy my niece for her birthday. She was going to be three years old, but she was not the typical two year old by any means. She loves to learn new things. I saw her playing with a wooden doll that had movable body parts because of strings. Instead [...]

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How We Use Our Custom Steel Building

We were deciding on what type of material to use to make a building on our property to use as an art studio. We wanted plenty of skylights for natural light, and we needed a garage door to get raw materials for sculpting and the finished pieces out. We looked at the cost for masonry [...]

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Starting My Own Tax Filing Business Seemed Natural

I have always had a flair for understanding government rules. I have done my own taxes since I got my first full-time job at 18. I even helped my friends with their 1040-EZ returns back then. I was amazed how they could be confused by such a simple document. Then I found myself giving my [...]

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Helping My Best Friend Find an Apartment in Brandon, FL

My best friend from high school is getting divorced after only two years of marriage. She wants to move away from our hometown to make the divorce easier on herself so she won’t have any reminders of her ex-husband. I suggested that she move to Brandon, FL so we can live close to each other. [...]

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Things Are Better Now That My Grandfather is Being Looked After

My grandfather called me in a panic one night. It was 11:30pm, and he was crying and said that he didn’t understand why my grandmother had not come home yet. The thing that was scary about that is that she died over 20 years ago. Nothing I said that night helped him to believe me [...]

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