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Paramedic Who Makes $15 An Hour Tells The World EXACTLY What He Thinks About Fast Food Workers Earning The Same

Originally posted on Thought Catalog:
Flickr / Joe Monin New York is planning to incrementally raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour for all fast food employees. Many people on social media have…

I Can Haz Rant? “That’s So Ghetto.”

Originally posted on Change From Within:
Most of the time, I try to create well-reasoned and carefully-crafted blog posts about pressing social issues.  Today, though, I’ve gotta rant. There’s a lot of common…

31 foods that don’t require refrigeration

Helpful to know when living w/out a refrigerator or when electric service is interrupted. 31 items that will do just fine outside the fridge. Potatoes: When too cold, starches found in potatoes turn to… Continue reading

June Real Food Meal Plan – flexible, frugal monthly meal plan with printable calendar – More With Less Mom

June Real Food Meal Plan – flexible, frugal monthly meal plan with printable calendar – More With Less Mom. Frugal cooking plan w/ in-season food

Unexpected Food Sources In Your Garden – Empress of Dirt

Unexpected Food Sources In Your Garden – Empress of Dirt.

The Pencilsword: On a plate – The Wireless

  The Pencilsword: On a plate – The Wireless.

Everyone deserves a living wage…. even if they can’t spell ‘fries’

The above response is perfect. *edited to add* The author is David Gerrold. As a writer, I appreciate grammar and spelling. As a human being, I recognize that some people don’t speak or… Continue reading

Productive Bodies: Human Worth in the Era of Capitalism

Originally posted on anaïs charles:
The alarm on my phone rings. 5am. I feel the heaviness in my chest, aching and tender. No mind, I start my early morning ritual of mentally…

Photographer takes pictures of homeless pregnant women to help them feel beautiful

Originally posted on Metro:
Keri Vaca gives mums who are struggling a moment to treasure as they wait for their new arrival (Picture: Keri Vaca) An amazing photographer is giving women who are…

What’s in season: May

In season produce is often less expensive. It’s a good opportunity to take advantage of sales and freeze the extra for later.