What’s your initial reaction when you see someone at your door? Hide, cringe, roll your eyes, and make sure you have clothes on? Yep, me too. I’ve pretended no one was home when I’ve heard the doorbell ring. I probably analyze life a little too much at times, but I caught myself doing this years […]
I did something really jerky the other day in front of my 6-year-old son. We came to a red light and saw a homeless man sitting on the median with a sign that read, “Homeless,” so no guesswork was needed as to what he was doing. He was holding a crucifix next to the sign, and […]
I’m a pretty idealistic person, but I can’t pretty this one up. I have to be honest and embrace the reality: Sometimes it just sucks butt to be a woman. My family and I were on our way back from a funeral, and we had a 6-hour drive to get back home. At the halfway […]
Do you feel like throwing your computer or phone out the window and never looking back? Please don’t say I’m the only one who feels this way. I remember sitting in a Communications class in college in 1997 where the professor was talking about this amazing “information superhighway” that was underway. He talked about this […]
The other night as I was lying in my six-year-old son’s bed, watching him drift off to sleep, a thought seeped into my brain that has been pulling at me ever since: The world would be a better place if we all protected each other the way we protect our own children. As I listened […]
Here’s a guest post I was fortunate enough to write for millennialmoneyman.com about what not to do with finances. He has a huge following of folks of all ages who are trying to knock out debt like he did by gritty sacrifice and smart choices. Rebecca Rine — Guest Post
The other day I was looking at my list of Facebook friends and wondered: If I died tomorrow, how many of them would actually come to the funeral? The truth is, most of them would not, and would, in fact, post about it the next day on Facebook: “OMG, did you hear about what happened […]
For those of you who have never seen these videos, they are short unscripted snippets of thought I used to do on my lunch break. Now I guess I’m doing them in the morning to get you motivated to dig in to today. Thanks for watching!