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In search of magic beans

You remember that fairy tale about Jack and the beanstalk (I think it was called “The Guy With the Giant Gross Legume Plant”?), where Jack takes the family cow to market and sells it for some magic beans? 450 more words

Detox Tea

Market Talk

This week: Alibaba shakes up global sports sector; Starkenn Sports to manufacture ‘high-end’ bicycles in India; Specialized announces global layoffs; European Bicycle Manufacturers’ Association (EBMA) appeals cancellation of Giant China’s dumping conviction; the value of a good brand spokesperson. 878 more words


Giant Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie

I live by myself and I love to bake.  When I was in college, I would bake, keep a few goodies for myself and then take the rest to church or to the residence of one of my wonderful male friends who were often my human garbage disposals.   439 more words

To the People of Walmart

Walmart is an example of a company that I admire for its sheer capacity to conquer the department store industry. I find the Walmart phenomenon to be a great example of pure capitalistic business: one business can provide goods and services on a bigger scale with lower prices than any other business in the country, so they win. 341 more words

Blog 3- Truth Hunting

Love the Name You're With

Written in response to the Daily Post’s Daily Prompt:

Say Your Name

Write about your first name: Are you named after someone or something? Are there any stories or associations attached to it?

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Silver Lining - SA XCO #1 & KZN XCO #1

Appologies for not updating after the Mankele National XCO. My race was hugely disappointing – I felt I had great legs on the day, but a few issues out on course left me constantly chasing back to the lead group before paying for my efforts at the end – 5th Overall. 360 more words