Category Archives: Economy

Not Out of The Woods Yet

The Dow went above 11,000 earlier this week for the first time since 2008.  Today we find out that consumer spending rose in March.  Unemployment is holding steady.  Last month the we actually gained jobs.  Not enough to bring down … Continue reading

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A primer on the economy

The red bamboo isnt going to work.  It’s more pink/salmon than red.  Sigh.  I’m going to trade it in for some Valley Southwick icy blue.  It’s a cotton/bamboo blend.  Then maybe order some Misty Alpaca lace weight.  Webs has some … Continue reading

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Insanity in Iowa

I’m from a fairly small town in Eastern Iowa.  There are only about 20,000 or so people who live there, it’s the largest city in the county, and the county is all farm county.  Take a drive out to the … Continue reading

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