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How do they live?

The number cruncher in me is confused, afraid, even horrified at the implications in this article in the media: Election 2017: What if I can’t afford to pay the rent? (source) Hubby and I are on a fixed income which … Continue reading

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A Boater’s Way, another side

Interesting newspaper article sent to us by MOH in the mail (source) Here you have a family unit of two adults and 2 kids who live on a boat. The adults are working, the kids are in school, everyone is … Continue reading

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Harsh, Cruel or Deserved?

I read a headline this morning about a child being disciplined by her parents for stealing (link) This isn’t the first time, and her punishment is to have her Christmas cancelled. I’m in two minds about this, not from the … Continue reading

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