Not going to lie y’all, I’m definitely feeling Monday-ish this morning and having a hard time getting myself into gratitude mode. But that’s when you’re supposed to do it the most, right? So I’m going to focus on sending love to all of you and work on feeling grateful.
.... sometimes I feel like that title is an oxymoron haha. But I’m grateful it’s another Monday and the sun came up and we are all here together! What are you grateful for this week, GT? (as always, feel free to ALSO complain all you want as long as you make sure to include what you are grateful for).
Hi hive mind! My sister just asked me if I knew of any good books for kids (a 4 year old) that go over reproduction and how babies are made- specifically ones that are inclusive (lgbtq, adoption, etc) and medically accurate (not like textbook boring, still appealing to kids, but no cutesy names for stuff, call a penis…
What are you grateful for today, and this week, GT? Think of it as a.... themed OT. You can also complain as much as you want AS LONG AS YOU INCLUDE A GRATITUDE haha.
If you could change any one piece of outdated etiquette, what would it be? That can be either get rid of an existing rule, change it, or add in a new rule!
If you could change any one piece of outdated etiquette, what would it be? It can be either stopping a rule we have now, creating a new one, or just saying we should say hi to strangers when we pass!
Anyone getting anything good, or anyone looking for something we can all keep our eyes out for? It seems to be really random and hard to look for stuff. So far thanks to a Buzzfeed article I found my micellar water was knocked down from 15 to 10 dollars so thats nice, but I’m not finding much else.
I NEED EVERYONE NOT TO JUDGE ME WHEN I SAY THAT MINE WAS
I’m doing it! An AFTERNOON OPEN THREAD! It’s so crazy it just... might.... work.
Almost anyone with a Chase card has gotten (or will shortly get) an email notification with the subject line “Important information regarding changes to your Chase account”. While this is super generic and they send this shit all the time, this one contains something real that we should probably pay attention to.
And make it so that everyone currently watching/obsessed with Game of Thrones would have to watch another show instead, what show would it be?
What do yall think of his entering (and the timing of his announcement, after all the other major contenders have already thrown their names in), and the fact he’s likely already the front runner in the race?
If you can see this it worked for me!
So many things to celebrate today! What and how are you celebrating today, GT? I love this time of year, when the celebrations are so joyous - the return of light, the triumph of good over evil, etc.
I feel like we are all too young for him to die. Rest in Peace, Luke Perry.
Under Trump, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is removing restrictions on predatory lenders - really basic stuff like, the lenders no longer have to do ANY due diligence on whether or not the borrower could ever pay back the money type stuff.
What better way to get through a cold spell than with some HOT TAKES?!??
Do y’all think this is contagious????
Whatever time of day it is, heyyyyyyy. What’s the haps, GT?
I’ve had a lot of Marie Kondo discussions, both in the past and recently with her new show, and I’ve found that most of the conversations I have end up getting pretty personal; cleaning and how we arrange our space are deeply intrinsic things that are impacted a lot by our internal baggage. The article below touches…