The Tree

If you read through the details on our August Income Statement and Balance Sheet, you might have noticed that we set a bit of money aside from last month’s bounty for some maintenance on our tree. And by “a bit of money”, I mean $1,200. It’s a non-trivial sum in my mind.

What’s the […]

Recent Reads – The Power of Habit

So this isn’t really too recent of a read, since I read it when it first got to our library about 5 months ago. But, when I was writing tomorrow’s post on double counting, I had to include some thoughts on this book. Don’t berate me for the short post – there will be a […]

What’s a “Cookie Problem”?

One of my favorite books as a kid was If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Numeroff. It tells the story of a little mouse wearing overalls who is given a cookie. In enjoying his cookie, he spills a few crumbs and that starts a chain reaction of his little mouse-OCD tendencies whereby […]