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On the Money

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We survived the first month on the new budget, but there were some surprising revelations. Withdrawal. And not the kind from an ATM. The first…

(Gr)attitude

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On this week’s On Being podcast, Brother David Steindl-Rast speaks about the importance of gratitude, and something he said stopped me in my tracks. He…

The Call

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I know, I know. This has nothing to do with homesteading. But our two eagles have returned for a second winter, hunting behind the…

Mortgaged Heart

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It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, but Brad and I are doing something a little unusual. Instead of a laundry list of projects, we’ve…

Hair Loss

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As my old friend Jeff always says, “Great minds think alike… And so do we.” When we at The Dew Abode made a point…

Skeleton at the Feast 2015

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They’re the most wonderful sounds of the year. At least that’s one guy’s opinion. It’s time for the annual Skeleton at the Feast tracklist…

The Dark Night

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“There are such a lot of things that have no place in summer and autumn and spring. Everything that’s a little shy and a…

Branching Out

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Charlie Brown isn’t the only one this season filling overlooked greenery with holiday cheer. While at the hardware store, my sister-in-law noticed a garbage…