Monthly Archives: February 2012


I’m sure there is an easy way to do this (maybe not easier, but probably easy) but the widgets are getting the better of me today!  Boxcarkids now has a facebook page, where I will post brief updates and links … Continue reading

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Creating an Intentional Village

As I mentioned in a previous post, many of us do not have a ‘village’.  We are alone, isolated, cut-off from meaningful relationships outside of our own family.  Enough people feel this way that some of them are intentionally creating … Continue reading

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The New Underclass

That’s what they are calling the long-term unemployed.  The new underclass.  If you still have a job, at one time or another you’ve probably thought (or submitted a comment ), “Just get a job!”  If you still have a job, … Continue reading

Posted in job search, recession, recovery, unemployment | Tagged , , | 9 Comments