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May: Go Away Or Stay And Play?

The U.S. stock market is entering the fateful month of May. History suggests that May begins a seasonally more challenging time for stocks, hence the “sell in May and go away” adage investors have come to know so well. 79 more words

Market Outlook

Under the Weather

My sources inform me that the weather from my old home in the UK is pretty unpredictable at present. Snow, I hear. Hail too. Blowing a gale. 707 more words

Life In France

The Best Trade of the Year

We’ve had a number of good trades in 2016. In fact, only 1 of 7 trades was closed in the red.

It’s tempting to label our S&P 500 trade (bought at 1,828, sold at 2,040) the best trade of 2016 (thus far). 408 more words

S&P 500

When Should You Sell Your Home?

Seasonality in the housing market has long been a component in how fast a listing will sell, especially if you live in the Chicago area.  Winter is notoriously slow, however there are other factors impacting sales beyond the four seasons.  248 more words

Real Estate News

On Seasonality

The last year has been a revelation in discovering a seasonality behind textiles.  I love the shifting English seasons and the constant change in the natural environment around us. 299 more words

Natural Dyeing

Hine ma tov. { .הִנֵּה מַה טוֹב וּמַה נָּעִים שֶׁבֶת אָחִים גַּם יַחַד }

behold how good and pleasant it is for brethren { sistren–yes, it’s a word } to dwell in unity.  this song, this psalm, is one of the first i learned in hebrew. 206 more words