Monthly Archives: June 2014

No more homework for you, parents!

    One of the things about having a big family like ours is that we long ago lowered the bar to its extra low setting.  By baby number seven, I wasn’t making homemade organic baby food from veggies I grew hydroponically,

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Backyard chicken advice from my kids (who mostly don’t like them. at all.)

Besides the fundamentals such as, if you are actually allowed backyard chickens where you live (I’m with you, Mr. Owen!), and making sure you have a good place to raise baby chicks (we used an upstairs bathtub) and a safe, secure coop, here is some

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Count me in, Curran: Gathering allies for our capital region transgender community

Curran Streett Accepts Her Award for Excellence in the Professions from the Women’s Business Council of the Albany Regional Chamber of Commerce It takes a big deal for me to interrupt a series on Backyard Chickens and great gift ideas

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