Hop Along Jasper

Hi Everyone. I’m baaack! Sorry I’ve been away. It wasn’t you, it was me. I took a break from the blog this summer and it’s the first time I’ve done that since we started the blog in about 2005. It was a variety of things, but mostly that I’ve been spending an...

Back in the Saddle

So I’m back in the garden, growing food … but on a much scaled-down version of my former manifestations. My theme song is “Back in the Saddle.” The Areosmith version.     I think it’s a remake of a cowboy song by Gene Autry, but I remember playing it … a lot...

That Was Fun … Not!

Whoops. I did it again. Sorry if you recently got a weird email from our website. Long story, but it was my fault as I try and learn some new software and well, I used it on my website and things went horribly wrong. I love the TV show “Arrested Development” and they...

Chickens in Business Suits

In Michelle’s and my continual reinvention of ourselves economically, I am about to embark on the most exciting business pursuit yet! We’ve run our own businesses for 30 years, done electronic publishing, published awesome books on renewable energy and sustainable...