LPT: Don't go after your dream job first. Go after other, smaller ones in the same area of expertise. You will learn lots of skills working smaller businesses that get you a higher chance of being hired at the dream job.
I've been single for seven years and have had to see multiple therapists due to child-hood sexual abuse. Today I just wanted to be close to a woman who didn't think I was a freak for what happened to me as a kid. It was fate that they had a special on...
LPT: Break your relationship down into 1) Do they provide emotional support 2) Do they meet "physical" needs 3) Do they provide intellectual needs 4) Do they provide financial support 5)Most important, do they support your family. Grade them all 1 to 10. Also see if YOU are providing enough.
LPT: Buy a safe for important documents you need to hold onto for a long time. Don’t just leave them in a certain drawer/on a counter where they could be misplaced. (passport, health card, birth certificate, etc)
LPT: When making breakfast eggs, always crack them into a bowl first instead of directly into the pan. If the yolk runs in the bowl, you can still scramble them and make perfect scrambled eggs as opposed to a lame runny fried/over easy egg.
8 years ago, on this date, John Isner defeats Nicolas Mahut in the first round at Wimbledon in the longest tennis match in history. Isner wins the fifth set, 70-68, after the match spanned 11 hours and 5 minutes over 3 days.
LPT: If you think you're spending too much money on a daily basis, try using cash rather than a debit or credit card. Holding the actual money in your hand will make you more conscientious of how much you're using.
LPT: If you have an internal AC system, and your apartment is too hot in the winter or too cold in the summer, open the front door and a window AND turn on the AC's fan to increase convection around the entire apartment. This allows your apartment to cool down / heat up quickly.
LPT: If you're a new dog owner, one way to make life easier when they puke or poo where they're not supposed to is to have a box of rubber gloves ready to go when it's time to clean up because smelling and looking at poo/puke is one thing - getting in on your hands is a whole new level of gross.
LPT: When checking in to a Dr appointment or for xray, US, CT, or MRI. If you have to use the restroom, do it BEFORE you check in. It's very frustrating going out to get someone when you're busy and they're using the restroom.
LPT: Instead of pouring out the water at the top of your ketchup or mustard bottle, just shake the bottle instead. The condiment needs the water and you won’t make a mess or pour water on your food.
LPT: If you ever send back a dish in a restaurant to be remade, salt it heavily before you send it back. That way you'll know if they actually prepared a new dish for you, or just sent out the old one again.