Hitting the Jackpot

I feel like I just hit the jackpot because… I JUST WROTE MY LAST DAYCARE CHECK!!!!! I just instantly got a raise because next year, my children will be going to Kindergarten in our public school. While our school district charges a fair amount of participation fees for things like sports (i.e. “pay to play”), it doesn’t… Read More Hitting the Jackpot


This post is not about death, although it may seem that way. It’s about the legacy that you might leave behind if today were your last day. I have a “fear of death” and it is something that I’ve thought about more actively since having kids. Personally, I am not afraid of dying because if I… Read More Legacy

Ten Acts of Kindness that Don’t Require Spending Money

There is a notion that circulates year-round but picks up around the holidays – the idea of “Random Acts of Kindness.” It is a wonderful sentiment that allows someone to use their resources to provide a little extra “lift” to someone’s day by doing something nice without being prompted. One of the challenges of these acts… Read More Ten Acts of Kindness that Don’t Require Spending Money