Even my marriage suffered during this trying time. There was virtually no productive communication between my husband and myself. He called me on his way home from work simply to gauge my mood. He always wondered what he would find to greet him upon returning home from a long day. Would he find his chipper young wife dashing about putting the final touches on dinner, while finishing up the homework with the kids? Maybe tonight would be a bad one. He would enter our home to find me laying on the couch with the kids warming up a bowl of Spaghetti Os in the microwave.
Thinking back to all those Elvis movies I watched as a kid, I chose the theme from my favorite of all time, Blue Hawaii. After choosing the theme, I worked out the menu. I went ahead and ordered two large pineapple baked hams, a few roasted chickens and a half a dozen pineapples. This was a good start to our feast.
It can be very scary to think that you may have been exposed to the HIV virus that causes AIDS. Too many people decide not to be tested for exposure to the virus because they simply do not want to know the answer. If you receive a negative result, people think all is well, but the slight risk of finding a positive result often keeps people from even being tested.
This has not been in the media, but a 23 month old near here is fighting for his life, and a pregnant woman just south of San Antonio is fighting for her life. In Mexico, these folks might have died already, but here in the US, folks are getting Tamiflu or Relenza quickly, and we have ready access to ventilators. What this means is that within a couple of weeks, regional hospitals will likely become overwhelmed.
The first step is to read over your local CCR report. It will be posted on the website of your local government and is usually in the local newspaper. Your city may mail a copy to you. Before you buy your kitchen water filter it is recommended that you analyze your water. To find the state-certified testing labs in your state, you can call the EPA’s Safe Drinking Water Hotline (800-426-4791) or the local health department may have free testing kits or economical kits.
My Club Sandwich was on toasted wheatberry bread. The turkey, ham and Monterrey Jack cheese were piled high. It had a honey-mustard dressing which worked well with the meats and fresh crisp lettuce.
When hiking at lower elevations, you need to be cautious of manmade contamination from agriculture and industry, including herbicides, pesticides, and fertilizers.
Paying the bills. Often rental units come with some utilities that are paid for you, like water and sewage, or hydro, or gas. And it’s nice to turn up the heat on those chilly days knowing that someone else is paying for it. And if you can’t pay your bills, there are consequences.