I want to share one of my best kept secrets. I like to scent my stationary with the wonderful scent of Lavender. I make wonderful lavender sachets with my dried lavender buds and old vintage hankies. But, keep in mind, they still have to pay property taxes and insurance, which adds up to a few thousand dollars a year. And now all of their money is tied in their home, when it could have been earning them a higher ROR in the market. But, they are still young and should have time to make it back..
The Virginian Pilot quoted anonymous crew members who said they raised concerns aboard the ship about the videos when they aired, but they were brushed off. Owen Honors, the star of the videos made in 2006 and 2007, is a former Top Gun pilot who now commands the same ship, the Norfolk based USS Enterprise, which was deployed in the Middle East at the time. The Virginian Pilot newspaper reported on the videos in its Saturday editions and posted an edited version of one video on its website.
MARYANN HAMMERS, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES; Maryann Hammers writes regularly for The Times. And Still Playing Solo : Grammy nominated drummer Terri Lyne Carrington is looking for a recording company that will appreciate her eclectic sound. She be at La Ve Lee tonight.
Regaining control. I imagine the struggle of exercise as an analogy of fighting my anxiety, every pushup is a big “fuck you” to feelings of helplessness and fear. And hey, maybe someday you look at your body and realize you wouldn have made it that far without anxiety..
Rules for Spare BatteriesThe TSA isn’t the only government entity that has rules about laptops or, at least, their batteries. The Federal Aviation Administration requires that any spare lithium ion and lithium metal batteries go in your carry on luggage, not into checked bags. That’s the sort of spare battery you might carry around for your laptop; the same rule applies to rechargeable power banks..
Conservation:A drop of water saved is a drop of water earned. Water conservation occurs on all levels, from low flow toilets to government programs promoting water friendly power generation. Urban conservation could account for up to 650,000 acre feet of water saved by 2060.
At this point, that seems like a distant possibility.Until Monday, the Ravens were staunchly in Rice’s corner. Players stood in support during his press conference in July and owner Steve Bisciotti said, “I don’t think now is the time to abandon him.” Coach John Harbaugh echoed that. “I stand behind Ray he’s a heck of a guy.”On Monday, that changed.”There’s no place for that, striking a woman like that,” a former teammate, Michael Oher, said.