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Fall Refunds are Here for College Students

 It’s my favorite time of the semester…REFUNDS! A few weeks after the semester begins all of your financial aid pays out and if there’s any left over you get a refund! You will know that your receiving a refund if there’s a negative balance on your account. It’s the one time in history where you actually want to see a negative balance!  Figure 1: This is a thumbnail of my latest YouTube video where I am in my office with a surprised look on my face.  This semester I paid $241 in fees and I received a $500 grant for individuals who work at community colleges. Oh yeah  did I mention I work at a community college too part time as a tutor? Anyhoo, since I had already paid off my student account I received the $500 as a refund. If you’ve been watching my YouTube videos or reading my blogs then you already know this money is going to debt.  Figure 2: This is a photo of three $100 bills and three $50 bills. With refunds posting to accounts daily you want to make sure that you are constantly c

Adult Daily Living Skills: Using the George Foreman Grill

 

Did you enjoy your Memorial Day weekend? Holiday weekends call for barbecue and other good food. This time I decided to break out my George Foreman Grill since I was not going to attempt to light up the community grill. As I was preparing my hotdogs, it made me think about how the Foreman is a great tool to make cooking your favorite foods easier and healthier. It is also very affordable as I remember paying around $10 to purchase one!




Figure 1: This is a YouTube thumbnail of my video on Adult Daily Living Skills: Using the Foreman Grill

 

When cooking on your Foreman be sure to lightly spray it with cooking spray so that your item does not stick. Next turn on the grill by plugging it in and closing it. Once the light turns on then it is ready to use. You also want to clear the counter so that you have enough room while your food is cooking. Also, be sure to attach the grease catcher since any grease from your food will drop off making your dish much healthier.


Figure 2: This is a photo of the hotdog that I cooked using my George Foreman Grill


 Then split your hotdog with a butter knife vertically before placing it on the grill. Be careful not to touch your hand on the actual grill. Stay close by as the hotdog will cook pretty quickly. Once it’s done  dress it to your liking. I prefer relish, onions, and mustard! Do you have a Foreman Grill? If so, what do you typically cook on it? Drop down in the comments and let me know! Check out my video below to see how I use the Forman Grill. Don’t forget to subscribe!


Figure 3: This is a photo of me eating my hotdog


 

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