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Posts Made By: Cassyree
Board: Retired Teachers 11-18-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By Cassyree
I had to laugh about the Dave Ramsey part too! ...

I had to laugh about the Dave Ramsey part too!

His methods can be helpful to those in need of financial help or guidance. In some churches, though, he seems to have been added to the Trinity!
Board: Retired Teachers 11-17-2019, 02:19 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Cassyree
I'm paraphrasing a quotation whose author I can't...

I'm paraphrasing a quotation whose author I can't remember!

Never assume you know the secrets of any marriage.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-12-2019, 04:23 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Cassyree
Donít overthink this. If youíd like to go, go and...

Donít overthink this. If youíd like to go, go and have a good time. Donít waste time and energy obsessing over timing and motives. Perhaps someone just dropped the ball. Iíve been both a last minute...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-10-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Cassyree
All of 1956's suggestions are wonderful. Please...

All of 1956's suggestions are wonderful. Please remember that people are different and handle grief differently. She may prefer to grieve privately and too much "caring" may feel smothering to her....
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-10-2019, 05:23 AM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By Cassyree
Any of the things suggested would be a good use...

Any of the things suggested would be a good use of your money. Be aware, however, that some years you may get a notice that there is a shortage in your escrow. At that point, you either pay the...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-06-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Cassyree
You mean the spiritual retreat, right? I...

You mean the spiritual retreat, right?

I haven't written those letters, but I assume you've been asked because you have a special relationship with the young person and probably some connection...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-03-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 23
 
Posted By Cassyree
The whole purpose of a crockpot is to let things...

The whole purpose of a crockpot is to let things cook unattended for hours!! Yes, many times Iíve left meals cooking all day while Iím gone. So far the house stands.

Is there any logical basis for...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-02-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 20
 
Posted By Cassyree
Many people decorate for Christmas in a much more...

Many people decorate for Christmas in a much more extravagant and time consuming way than in generations past. For many people, Thanksgiving is no longer a celebration of harvest (most of us aren't...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-01-2019, 07:27 AM
Replies: 25
 
Posted By Cassyree
If she has continued to make payments on the card...

If she has continued to make payments on the card since his death and especially if she has used the card since his death, the credit card may have some serious legal questions. They should have been...
Board: The VENT 10-30-2019, 05:09 AM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By Cassyree
I think it's the opposite of being dehumanized. A...

I think it's the opposite of being dehumanized. A good teacher can't be readily replaced in any meaningful way by just any warm body. Silence and secrets always leads to talk. High school students...
Board: The VENT 10-27-2019, 03:44 AM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By Cassyree
Being a good friend doesnít mean you let people...

Being a good friend doesnít mean you let people suck the life right out of you. You are entitled to self-preservation. Thereís nothing selfish about that.

We all need a friend from time to time...
Board: BusyBoard 10-26-2019, 06:14 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Cassyree
We make faces out of pumpkins at Halloween. Some...

We make faces out of pumpkins at Halloween. Some squash look like heads. I imagine he's had more experience making heads out of vegetables than writing reasons for thankfulness on them.

I think...
Board: The VENT 10-25-2019, 07:44 AM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By Cassyree
I think any response that implies or states that...

I think any response that implies or states that you don't want to hear about the work of another teacher will just make things worse between you and your principal. She thinks she's offering you...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-24-2019, 05:32 AM
Replies: 26
 
Posted By Cassyree
Retired. Taught middle school and still loved...

Retired. Taught middle school and still loved Halloween. I have so many wonderful memories of my childhood Halloweens. I loved the costumes and wandering our neighborhood at night. Such freedom!!...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-19-2019, 07:42 AM
Replies: 67
 
Posted By Cassyree
I get a flu shot, even though I only had the flu...

I get a flu shot, even though I only had the flu once when I was a small child, because I know that like the Titanic I am not unsinkable.

I get the flu shot to protect those more vulnerable than I...
Board: Retired Teachers 10-15-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Cassyree
My Medicare Advantage plan includes Silver...

My Medicare Advantage plan includes Silver Sneakers. I use the Y. Without the benefit, I'd pay $47 a month. That's a big savings. I'm sure United Healthcare gets a substantial break on gym costs...
Board: Retired Teachers 10-14-2019, 06:32 AM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By Cassyree
I retired at 60. I was eligible for full...

I retired at 60. I was eligible for full retirement. My state mostly covered health insurance for retirees, and that made retirement before Medicare much more feasible. The rules on that have...
Board: Retired Teachers 10-14-2019, 05:26 AM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By Cassyree
I have a Medicare Advantage Plan offered to state...

I have a Medicare Advantage Plan offered to state retired employees for a very reasonable cost. It has Parts A,B, and D as all those plans do. It does not have dental and covers only the medical side...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-13-2019, 07:56 AM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By Cassyree
Cell phones do take great pictures now. You...

Cell phones do take great pictures now. You might consider taking the money you'd otherwise spend on a camera and applying it toward the newer phone you plan to buy this year. It might be a better...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-12-2019, 12:05 PM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By Cassyree
My state credit union for public school teachers...

My state credit union for public school teachers and state employees has a $1 monthly maintenance fee. It's a very well respected credit union nationally, but you have to meet the membership...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-12-2019, 04:38 AM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By Cassyree
Thanks, everyone, for your helpful suggestions!

Thanks, everyone, for your helpful suggestions!
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-11-2019, 04:27 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By Cassyree
Halloweenish book for 12 year old boy

Anyone have a suggestion for a Halloweenish book for a 12 year old boy? I usually buy books along with candy for Halloween gifts, but as they get older it gets harder. Anything relatively...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-06-2019, 08:33 AM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By Cassyree
I'm picky about books. I'm both a serious and a...

I'm picky about books. I'm both a serious and a recreational reader, but I don't read books just because they're cheap. Kindle Unlimited usually didn't have what I wanted to read. I'm sticking...
Board: Retired Teachers 10-06-2019, 07:56 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By Cassyree
knee replacement

I had knee replacement surgery, and I love my new knee. Everyone and every knee is different. It's a physically tough surgery, and recovery and physical therapy require plenty of time, effort, and...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-05-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By Cassyree
I certainly have no definitive answer about a...

I certainly have no definitive answer about a miscarriage, but it is not uncommon to have the kind of period you describe as you approach menopause. They can become EXTREMELY heavy and clotty.
...



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