Monthly Archives: November 2010

Fostering the Flip Side of Gratitude

Gratitude is lovely. But what about gratitude’s shadow side? Continue reading

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Thanks To Mom, We Tried Turkey Farming

Honoring those who have gone before us by pasture-raising turkeys. An experiment on our family farm. Continue reading

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Poetry Diet

On the possibility of living by poetry. Continue reading

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9 Amazing Reasons To Be Optimistic

Right now, our world situation gives us fantastic reasons to be optimistic. You probably didn’t know there’s less hunger, greater literacy, better health, and fewer wars across the world. It’s true. Continue reading

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