The Philosophy Book

The Philosophy Book

The Philosophy Book My grandson brought a book home from his Thanksgiving vacation entitled “The Philosophy Book”.  Its excellent photography, succinct style and cogent expression immediately caught my attention. I groaned when I thought about what I would...

Done with Quicken

We have used Intuit’s Quicken products for over 20 years.  I tolerated their poor support and inefficient design because I couldn’t find another software that would shake hands with the banks and investment companies that we use and provide the detailed...

Barter Systems

Barter Systems and Other Forms of Commerce Bartering springs up in modern cultures when the local currencies are no longer valued by the participants in the local economies.  At least, that’s barter from the perspective of an economist.  However, if other values...

Probiotics Has Several Meanings

Probiotics are about more than just food. Media marketing has a way of overwhelming every good discussion.  A few years ago the public began to discover “pro-biotics.” Probiotics became defined in that context as foods that contain beneficial bacteria,...