June 2010

How Safe is Our ‘Safety Net’?

June 22, 2010 Uncategorized

In a statement to the Business Roundtable, President Obama remarked how “programs like Social Security and Medicare and Medicaid and unemployment insurance haven’t just saved millions from poverty, they’ve helped secure broad-based consensus that is so critical to a functioning market economy.” However I agree with Jonathan Hoenig when he says that there is little consensus or safety when it comes […]

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Community Agriculture – Our First Harvest Pickup

June 9, 2010 Uncategorized

Now that it’s June we are starting to enjoy the fruits (or should we say vegetables) of our labor with CSA pickups for the 2010 season. It’s so exciting! The first pickup was last week and we received fresh oregano (all you could take), lettuce, spicy mustard greens, spinach, turnips, garlic scapes, and radishes. So […]

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Net Worth for May 2010: $21,736 -$622

June 1, 2010 Uncategorized

It is pouring rain something fierce this morning which is a welcome occurrence after 4 or 5 perfect sunny warm days that just happened to coincide with time off work, the 2010 Roc City Rib Fest, and Memorial Day. I think it might be a while before we luck out like this again. Like the ground in our […]

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