Democratic Rep. Ed Delaney of Indianapolis also criticized a provision that would allow the college savings plan tax credit to be used for K 12 expenses. He said the language was abruptly added on the final day of the regular session and deserves more vetting since such a tax credit is critical to encourage college savings and reduce student loan debt..
“Copper and rose gold are still everywhere, but there’s a move towards brass. There’s also much more interest in crafty artisan fittings in natural materials like basket weave.” She has recently installed an inventive series of pendants created from upside down baskets. There’s an element of humour in the recognisable humble object used in an unexpected way, but the woven willow does lovely things with light and shadows..
Investing in the powerful tools of peacebuilding is both effective and cost effective, but peacebuilding takes time. Some of the best spent dollars are those used to prevent or reduce conflicts that can engulf regions and threaten American interests, investments that foster strong allies and partners. We should heed the lessons of our experience in Germany and South Korea, where our unflagging, long term commitments in the aftermath of war have established thriving partnerships with now critical allies.
Laura Thoms, freelance caterer: While I could give you a list of the most exquisitely, carefully prepared true works of art of meals prepared by genius chefs at Uchiko, or Jaleo or the time Franklin Barbecue catered a party in my backyard in their early days meals where we just ate tiny bites of perfection for hours on end the single best “meal” I have ever had was in 2002, when I still worked as a chef instructor at the Central Market cooking school, and my roommate in an East Austin bungalow was Tim Graham, a Central Market wine expert and one of the best chefs I’ve known. For Easter we had a Last Supper party people had to bring whatever they would want to eat for their last meal, no more than two courses, and bring enough to share with four people. All our chef and restaurant and wine friends came, broke out some amazing bottles, and the food ranged from fried chicken and red velvet cake, to prime rib and oysters Rockefeller.
We were taught and believed that God does not allow more in our life than we can handle. At the age of 27 that belief was tested with Karla’s diagnosis and the difficult journey we faced was full of unknowns. But as our families, friends and church family learned the shocking news, they offeredcomfort and support..