Category Archives: Positive Thinking

Dog Days of Summer- spoiler alert – depressing!

It’s hard to believe but as of next Friday (July 4th) our summer break will be half over.  The busy part of the summer is over – the garden is in and (mostly) growing, the kids have gone to camp (4-H, … Continue reading

Posted in 2nd Career, 4H, depresssed, expense, frugal living, garden, hopelessness, Positive Thinking, poverty, recession, teaching | Leave a comment

A Waste of Time?

After my last post about meeting with an academic advisor to discuss going back to school to become a credentialed teacher I received both supportive and discouraging emails and comments.  One person emailed me to say doing this would be … Continue reading

Posted in 2nd Career, back to school, Future, job search, Positive Thinking, teaching | 19 Comments

Looking Ahead

Season’s Greetings!  Many thanks to all the readers who have helped to make this holiday season brighter for our family.  I had thought to send out Christmas cards this year but procrastination and intention have merged and now I’m thinking … Continue reading

Posted in economy, Family, Farming, frugal living, Future, goats, Happy Holidays, hobby farm, Holidays, housing, journey, Positive Thinking | 2 Comments