Once upon a time, oh say about forty years ago, in a far off land called Dublin, there was a high school. At this school there was a boy, he played drums.┬áHe wanted to form a band. So he put a note on the schools bulletin board. What was probably a few days later that … More 40

plan b….?

So I think that getting a paralegal associate’s degree is the way to go. No, it’s not what I reallyreallyreally want to do. Yes, it’s really more of a consolation prize. But. Entry level salary for such jobs in the Chicago land area start at 40k. I’ve never made that much before. The closest I … More plan b….?


I’m thinking that Plan B is to go back to school. At one point, before I got the ‘buy a franchise’ thing up my ass, was to get an associate’s degree via online from the city’s community college system. They offer what seems to be basically a business management degree. Or I could just get … More plans

so what now?

JFC, I did not want this to become a place to be a whiney bitch. I have a job, I have a husband who worships me, a cat who hogs the bed and a roof over my head. We are relatively debt free (a little credit card debt, but very manageable ). I am just … More so what now?

plan b?

Plan A has been shot down. (As in, buying a home based franchise is not going to happen.) I’m glad I asked because I knew the worst my mom could do was say no. And for a while I really thought she might say yes. I knew that I had nothing to lose by asking. … More plan b?

making the appeal

I’ve been working on a business plan for any possibility that my mom says yes to my request for funds. I’ve also started reaching out to some of the franchise owners of the franchises that I’m interested in. I’ve actually gotten some good replies and a few lukewarm ones. I’ve got a few books on … More making the appeal