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Shaving, and the growth of industry

“Competition is the keen cutting edge of business, always shaving away at costs.” ~Henry Ford

The output of a family, company or even country is usually (and hopefully) growing year-over year.  206 more words


Perspective Adjustment

During an especially busy time, I had a perspective adjustment that changed my outlook for the better.

I was involved in several major projects, had a huge amount of work to do, and was quite tired—almost exhausted. 395 more words

Better People

Fundraiser for medical costs

I normally wouldn’t post something like this on my website, but today I am humbly reaching out to all of you to help my husband and I tackle these growing medical costs associated with the Crohn’s disease flare up I have been going through for the last couple of months. 43 more words

My Crohn's Journey

Higher hydro bills to pay for high hydro bills

(March 27, 2015) Ontario’s Ministry of Energy is hiking hydro bills on all ratepayers in an effort to stop already high hydro bills.  Make sense? 566 more words

Reforming Ontario's Electrical Generation Sector

Woof... maybe?

It is amazing what the promise of a puppy can do.  Yesterday I felt exactly the same as I do today, except I no longer feel the weight of the dark ominous cloud that is hovering around me.   743 more words


What Is the Price of a Peirce Meal?

How much are we paying per meal? A question that comes up occasionally, with guesses by students ranging from $8 (the price a guest pays to buy a meal ticket at Peirce) to around $14. 191 more words