If you think you’re covered by health insurance, think again. According to a 2007 study in the American Journal of Medicine, illness and medical bills caused 62% of all bankruptcies and most of those people were insured and middle class. Read more »
Last night, my husband defended our chickens against an invading 'possum, armed with a sword and wearing a bicycle helmet, holding a flashlight in his mouth and hooting like a madman in the night. Read more »
We made the choice to step off instead of stepping down, but is it an equally harmful sort of materialism, cruising the aisles of thrift stores in search of the perfect used bathing suit?
I've been observing the trappings of our era of aff. Read more »
One evening last week, we rode our bikes in a long caravan to an open house at my oldest daughter's school: me, my husband, my ex-partner Mimi, her partner Patty--and all three of our children. Read more »