Monthly Archives: January 2018

Making Plans

Our plans don’t always turn out the way we would like, but that’s no reason to stop making them. One way or another they teach us a lot. January 16, 2018  

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Crazy Weather

We’ve been hearing a lot about the wind, cold and snow in parts of the U.S. — here in the Southwest we have the opposite problem. Kaitlin sent me this link about an outdoor fire ban in Angel Fire, in … Continue reading

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Unintended Consequence

January 14, 2018  

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Passive Aggressive?

Last month I read the word “Whatever” was one of the most annoying words of 2017. I think sometimes it’s an appropriate response. What do you think? January 13, 2018  

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Outdated Concept?

How do you explain “counterclockwise” to a child with a digital watch? –Anonymous That’s a great question! We have a lot of clocks in the apartment, but none of them are analog. So what would we say instead? A variation … Continue reading

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Assumptions

If you were the patient, would you make the same assumption? January 11, 2018  

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The Good Year 2017

I just read another article about how humanity as a whole did better in 2017: It seemed awful. But overall, it was a great year for humanity. —9 ways the world got a lot better in 2017 The nine ways … Continue reading

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We Can’t Believe Everything We Think

“They Couldn’t Hit An Elephant At This Distance.” — Last words of Union General John Sedgwick before being shot to death by Confederate troops. As usual, it pays to question our assumptions. January 9, 2018  

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It’s Not All Bad

We all know that the world is going to hell. Given the rising risk of nuclear war with North Korea, the paralysis in Congress, warfare in Yemen and Syria, atrocities in Myanmar and a president who may be going cuckoo, … Continue reading

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Living Life to the Max

You only live once, and if you work it right, once is enough. —Anonymous This heartwarming pup is a great example. Here is his website. January 7, 2018  

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