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New England Business Associates Salutes Client Economic Advancement

Economic development is often defined as reaching an increased level of financial stability. For most people that translates to working and being financially self-supporting. Individuals receiving government benefits are encouraged by society and other factors to stay on funded benefits.  186 more words


Continuing training on the Seven Sisters route

I’m filling in my gaps on the Seven Sisters course and I’m now just a few days before I run the whole thing. Before last week… 582 more words


04.20.2014-2 Bloodroot about to open

It is still a bit early…at least in my usual haunt.  I have seen images from our part of the world that are more advanced but it is a bit of a ride from here. 35 more words

Nature Photography

04.20.2014 Owens Pond redux

Have I mentioned my fondness for returning to favorite sites? :-)  Sorry, bad humor. :-)  Anyone who knows me well will tell you that I repeat myself to distraction. 111 more words


04.19.2014 The gift that kept on giving

I didn’t get out this morning so no new images.  We went to Monson to pick up my lotus print (honorable mention) and now I am taking a break from yard clean up. 32 more words


Clear Water

The mud has settled from the winter run off and left crystal clear water. Its about time.

Fly Fishing

Meet Jesse

When I was asked to write about a successful autistic consumer for Autism Awareness Month, immediately, I thought of Jesse. I tried to write about Jesse with the very standard “struggles to success” plot line. 736 more words