Category Archives: expense

Why eBay won’t be my 2nd job

Blog readers will know that we ran up against a wall recently when failing parts on the car necessitated a paycheck’s worth of repairs. My paychecks are always already committed to the last dime and previous medical¬†bills have already erased … Continue reading

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Living on the edge – still

Recently I have become, if not complacent (I don’t imagine I’ll ever be complacent again), a bit more at ease with our situation. We have a home and I’m employed. We don’t have much – in possessions or cash- but … Continue reading

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Fall on the farm

After a strange summer – cool and very wet, followed by hot and very dry – fall has arrived on the farm.¬† I love this time of year. The nights are much cooler and the days, while still warm, have … Continue reading

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