Tag Archives: business

Invest in yourself, shop locally

We all can get behind the premise of shopping local and how it impacts our economy. We may even say we do, but when it comes right down to it, do you really? We are seeing mom and pop stores … Continue reading

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Keeping it ‘real’

National Newspaper Week ended Sunday. For the first time in my 40-year journalism career, I feel like I am getting too old to handle the drama that you have to deal with from week to week. Mainly, because the drama … Continue reading

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Sharing the blame

When a store closes we want to point fingers at everyone else and everywhere else. But in reality, we have to share some of that blame ourselves. When we buy something on line that we can buy from a local … Continue reading

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Tax blues

For the second year in a row, I waited until the last minute to do our taxes. It’s a task I detest but usually don’t put off. If we end up having to pay I usually get them done and … Continue reading

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Walking down memory lane

Funny how some things spur a memory. It began when my wonderful hubby brought home a can of paint for our guest bathroom. He picked out the color. A very bright blue, almost royal blue. My mind immediately went to … Continue reading

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