Well, it’s really not today. It’s not even tomorrow, because this incarnation began 1 June 2010. Four years ago- but that was after a less frequent attempt to pen my blog.
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What do fracking, copper mining, and concrete manufacture have in common? An insatiable appetite for water.
Continue reading H2O Woes
I bought T-shirts with just that statement for my girls (then, my only children) some three decades ago. It clearly was my sense of humor- but my sense of destiny and life.
Continue reading I have designer genes…
It was more than a few years ago. I was sitting in our board room, discussing the plan to shut down our company. The one we started some 25 years prior.
Continue reading Pondering the imponderable…
I’ve written about prejudice and hate in the world (on my blog and other places such as Reflections of a Redhead). It’s something that is taught by parents to their children. It’s something that makes this world just a little tougher to survive.
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I have had the opportunity to work with various charitable agencies and served on a variety of non-profit boards. So, I know how hard it is to get funds donated to achieve the goals that generally are critical for various sectors of our society. (My hat goes off to my daughter who does this so well each and every day.)
Continue reading Stand up and be counted. Even anonymously.
This is the year that business owners have been dreading. Oh, wait, successful business owners dread it. Because if your taxable (not GROSS) income exceeds $ 200K ($250K for married couples or $ 125K for those employing married filing separately [MFS] status), then you can be subject to the new ‘investment’ tax.
Continue reading For the self-employed or business owner