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birthdays gone by

As I mark growing another year older, I’ve been thinking about the state of my life now versus two or six or twelve years ago, the things I lived through then and the way I live now. 543 more words


New Water Heater Rules for 2015

Preparing for 2015 Energy-Efficiency Rules on Water Heaters.

New energy efficiency mandates from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will take effect on April 16, 2015. 52 more words

Water Heater

Root Systems and Tiger Beat

I grew up in the woods. Hard to NOT do that when you are raised in PA. Pennsylvania means “Penn’s Woods” afterall! As a child whose front yard had a clear view of a lake and whose back yard was thick, cool forests, it became easy, even in a quickly developing neighborhood, for a little girl to fancy herself a wood fairy in the spring, a mermaid in the summer, a tree sprite in the fall, and a snow goddess in the winter. 1,069 more words


How To Find True Love On Tinder? Give Me A Break

I can’t really say I get Tinder. But I’m probably too old. On second thoughts, take out the probably. But I can’t deny that it’s an extraordinary social phenomenon. 1,374 more words

News And Society

Poetry on the Backs of My Arms

What the heck is that? That is probably what most people would ask me. And, in layman’s terms: it is my lesson. For the week/month. Provided to me by the Order of Bards, Ovates and Druids. 604 more words


Proposed Rules Target Fees Collected By Retirement Financial Advisers, Brokers

When visiting a financial adviser for consultation about retirement savings one might assume those counselors have their best interests in mind. Unfortunately, that’s not always the case. 610 more words