Debt Slavery and The Resilient Home

Debt is enslaving America.  It is killing our citizens, our cities and our country by draining away their hard won gains.  It is a drain on our families and it creates fragility in our lives.  The more debt we assume the less resilience we have to overcome random disasters.  Debt is insidious because we justify taking it on to get […]

A Simple, Inexpensive Magnetic Project to-do List for your Home

So much to do and so little time!  I remember reading an article, when I was much younger, that the reason time seems to go faster as we get older is that when we are 6 years old a year is only 1/6 of our entire life.  (Probably more like 1/4 since not many of […]

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    A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects.
    -Robert Heinlein

    One extends one's limits only by exceeding them.
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