Are you tired?

Are you tired?

Everyone is talking and advising and putting on the pressure to plan or to make resolutions.  There is so much of it that it’s getting tiresome. Equally tiresome is repeating the same actions, the same patterns, and the same year as the one before it. I know,...
‘TIS THE SEASON…(to be budgeting)

‘TIS THE SEASON…(to be budgeting)

Unless your name is Santa Clause or Buddy from the movie Elf (“I love Christmas! Christmas is my favorite”), I’m sure turning a blind eye to the holidays has its appeal. Just pretend they aren’t around the corner! Especially when all the department stores are pushing...
Be the Black Sheep

Be the Black Sheep

“The United States exhibits wider disparities of wealth between rich and poor than any other major developed nation.” – Institute for Policy StudiesI’m sometimes the oddball, the black sheep, in my family. And while it can be trying at times, there are also many...