1. E and I are both gainfully employed, which is a good thing in This Economytm.*
2. I have a good start on planning my NaNoWriMo novel, thanks to the wisdom and resourcefulness of my awesome fandom girlfriend.
3. I will soon be in a financial position to afford to go back to group therapy. And this I urgently need.
*"In this economy, we cannot afford not to start sentences with 'in this economy'"