The #1 family entertainment this Thanksgiving…

So many people have mentioned this 2014 post to me over the intervening years that I wanted to bring it back for this Thanksgiving. Below is a list of 20 questions that, amazingly, have shown to make children more resilient to life’s stresses and to give them a...

Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Cultivate Saturday

Retailers wanted a longer holiday shopping season so, in 1939, President Franklin D. Roosevelt issued a presidential proclamation proclaiming Thanksgiving to be the fourth Thursday in November rather than the last Thursday. As a result, some started calling the...

Your Job, Your Passion

Lucky are the few whose work is their passion. Know anyone who wanted to be, let’s say, a nurse when they grew up, became a nurse and lived (and worked) happily ever after? Similarly, lucky are the few who find meaning in their work, no matter what work they do. How...

Democracy

We’re hearing this word a lot lately and next week is our deadline to weigh in – Election Day. The majority of my readers are millennials with growing political power. Did you know you can pre-register? Apparently 100,000 California youths have done so which allows...

Camp Mustache

Yes, there really is a Camp Mustache! This financial getaway attracts those who are super interested in saving, investing and retiring early a la Mr. Money Mustache. Two graduates of our 3rd DecadeTM program attended Camp Mustache – here’s their story: “Our journey...