Kitchen Table Kibitzing is a community series for those who wish to share part of the evening around a virtual kitchen table with readers of Daily Kos who aren’t throwing pies at one another.Drop by and tell us about your weather, your garden, or what you cooked for supper. Newcomers may notice that many who post diaries and comments in this series already know one another to some degree, but we welcome guests at our kitchen table, and hope to make some new friends as
Recently I wrote about the end of year needsthat my sister and I have. November is always a brutally expensive month for us. Not only do all the bills land at once (including the quarterly water bill) but it is property tax time, as well. We are fortunate to own our home — so this tax represents pretty much the entire year’s housing expense for the two of us.
It has been a terrible year, healthwise, for us. My sister was hospitalized three times...
November is always the most expensive month for me and my sister. Every single bill, whether monthly, bi-monthly, or quarterly, hits us. And then there is property tax — which creeps up ever higher every year....