Pet Projects

Our pet projects are our pets. Merri and I love animals. They have been part of our lives since we were kids. Merri never rode a bike growing up. She was on a horse every day instead. I had it even better as far as animals go. As a zoo keeper’s son, I enjoyed...

Small Business Starts

Small business starts are important because your own small business is one of the best ways to fight inflation and hard economic times. Yet the most frequent question I hear about starting small business is “where and how should I start my small business. The...

Small Business Questions

Small business questions are important because your own small business is one of the best ways to fight inflation and hard economic times. Your own small business can offer variety in your work. Here I get to speak at a course with investment managers. A recent...

Small Business Couples

Small business couples can fight inflation, enhance their relationship and have fun. Couples can defy the laws of math because one plus one can equal more than two in a small business. Merri and I, and millions of other couples that have a small business they share,...

Cotacachi Spanish Course

Cotacachi Ecuador Spanish is very good, quite high class and formal so Cotacachi is a good place to learn and practice Spanish. Our Cotacachi Spanish Course is taught at our hotel El meson de las Flores. We enjoy coffee breaks here in the court yard. Our Cotacachi...