04
Oct

Dollars and Sense

In my lifetime I have witnessed the decline of the middle class, the growth in the size of people from over nutrition, and the decline in overall health and happiness despite attainment of the all important “American Dream”. Freedom of Speech has even taken on all new meanings as...

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Neon orange Laugh sign
02
Oct

The World we Live in!

Why is it that we park on driveways and travel on parkways? Why is it that when we transport something by car or truck its called a shipment, but when we transport something by ship its called cargo?

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26
Jul

Wise Words

Happiness is when what you (choose to) think, what you (choose to) say, and what you (choose to) do are in harmony. -Mathatma Gandhi

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Smoke Stack
01
Jul

Brain Fog reduction…

United Technologies and The Harvard School of Public Health recently studied the health effects of indoor air quality in the workplace and found that Information usage scores were 299% higher in conventional offices where the ventilation rate was doubled (ASHRAE). The study also revealed a 101% cognitive improvement and...

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17
Jun

Lab to Table (Science Diet)

“We could feed around twice as many humans with today’s global harvest if we did not feed livestock but rather consumed the yield ourselves. Based on the current worldwide population of 7.6 billion humans, we would have food for an additional 7 billion people.” From the recent report on...

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Daisy Phtography
01
Aug

Short and Sweet

When The London Times solicited an essay contest to answer the question; What’s wrong with the world? G.K. Chesterson submitted: “Dear Sirs; I am. Sincerely G.K. Chesterson.” Tom Shadyack of The Times responded with: “Dear Mr. Chesterson; Bingo! Sincerely Tom Shadyack.”

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Eco Consulting
01
Aug

Words of the times

10.24.13 “Money is simply a form of energy that creates relationships between people” 11.12.13 “You fling enough crap into the universe, occasionally the breeze is going to blow your way.” Captain Jim Brass: CSI Las Vegas (fiction) 12.16.13 “When you change your mind, everything changes” Alan Cohen

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Train Photography
01
Aug

On Happiness

“Cooperation illicit dopamine signals equal to that of “juice” or cocaine.” P. Read Montague PHD. Prof. of neuroscience Baylor College.

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01
Aug

Wise Words

“We’re protecting nature because we recognize that nature is the infrastructure of our communities, and that if we want to meet our obligation as a generation, as a nation, as a civilization–Which is to create communities for our children that provide them with the same opportunities for dignity and...

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01
Aug

Squirrel Food Snobs

Paul Fonder was curious to see what kind of corn squirrels would favor. Last fall, Fonder conducted an experiment in his South Dakota backyard. He built a squirrel feeder and put genetically modified corn fresh from a neighbor’s field on one post and one-year-old organic corn on the other....

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