T.O.F.U. Questions | Why Pay-What-You-Can?

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For most small businesses, making money isn't easy, even with the usual financial models. So, when you do things a little differently, it's not surprising that people have questions. Read More »

T.O.F.U. #14 | Progress Report

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I've been trying to plan a good time to record an update on progress with the next issue, but things never quite fell into place. So, today I decided to just go for it, dogs and all. Read More »

Review: The Vegan 8

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Katie is back with another review, and this time she's offering her thoughts on the recipes from Brandi Doming in The Vegan 8. Read More »

WAIW | We Need to Talk

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With so many people, including myself, spending plenty of time on their phones, laptops, and other screens, I thought I would take this week's WAIW episode to remind you all of just how great conversations in the real world can be. Read More »

TBT | Two Years With Two Dogs

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Today marks a great anniversary in my books, and I suspect most of you will not be surprised to learn it involves dogs. Read More »

T.O.F.U. Talks: Fat Positivity

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This weekend, I'm hosting another live chat in the T.O.F.U. Talks series, and I'd love for you to join my guests and me. Read More »