Archive for August, 2013

Lummi Island Wine Tasting Artists’ Studio Tour August 31- Sept 1 ’13

Studio Tour Fantastique Let’s face it, with thirty-some artists on this particular island, you really have No Idea what you are going to find on display for Studio Tour…but of course that is not our concern. Rather, our concern is to make sure that whatever you find elsewhere on the artists’ tour, your visit with […]

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Lummi Island Wine Tasting August 24 ’13

Lemmings Perhaps no one really likes surprises, except maybe those who spring them on others. Still, there are some predictable events which are, depending on how you look at them, a little annoying, a little irritating, a little— how does one say it with grace– ill-conceived, thoughtless, and burdensome– you know. like the annual Drydock […]

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Lummi Island Wine Tasting August 18 ’13

Something for Everyone We have a lot of friends who don’t drink wine, and who therefore don’t come by the wine shop very often. Given how many hours we spend at this almost-a-real-business, long periods of time can pass without visiting with them. As one way to address this, we have stocked a few interesting […]

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Lummi Island Wine Tasting August 10 ’13

Optimization One of the most interesting topics I explored as an economist was the idea of “optimization.” To understand what optimization is about, just think about Goldilocks and the Three Bears: whether it is the temperature of a bowl of porridge, the comfort of a chair, or the softness of a bed, many things can […]

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