Animal lover, numbers nerd, CPA. Writing on various topics including animals, personal growth, soul searching, entrepreneur journey, and some comedic relief.

The clock is ticking louder every day.

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A few years ago, I asked my parents if they thought I would make a good mother. My mom said, “Sometimes.”

My dad was a little more forgiving and casually said, “yeah,” in a less than convincing way.

Not exactly raving recommendations.

I can’t decide if I want kids.

You may be thinking that Mother Nature has…

Why is a religious belief different than any other belief?

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Let me start by saying this article is not a pro-vaccine or anti-vaccine rant. There are plenty of those to go around. And I consider myself to be somewhere in the middle. I understand the stance of “anti-vaxxers,” even though I hate that term because everyone who doesn’t want this…

Maybe it’s time to take the focus off of consumerism this holiday season

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“Is there anything people can do?”

The seriousness in which George Stephanopoulos posed this question made me chuckle. I mean, seriously? What are people going to do? This isn’t exactly life or death.

I even wondered if George was thinking to himself, how ridiculous. One day he is interviewing the…

We have been bamboozled into consuming more than we need

Marketers are sneaky. And we are easily fooled.

There are some things we have adopted in society that we don’t even question. But, in reality, they were the results of clever marketing developed decades ago.

Myth #1 — You must change your car’s oil every 3,000 miles

Sure, you can do this if you want to make the oil industry even richer…

Harley Jane

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