we bought a goat

We spent money over the holidays – gifts for each other, travel to Canada, ham for Christmas dinner, a little booze. In our part of the world, we’re not unusual in this. Our last purchase of 2013 was probably gas for...

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more than a moment of pause

I don’t spend much time watching the news. ┬áMuch (most?) of it is filled with sensational headlines, meaningless sound bites, empty commentary, and finger-pointing blame. Not much to go on there, when I am trying to be an...

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