Friday Five-Plus: My Top Things of 2016

What else can I say about 2016 that I haven’t already written yet? I wrote the “deep dive” stuff yesterday, so here instead I’ll mention the fun things, because an account of the year isn’t just insights and enlightenments — it’s all those little memories and experiences that give it texture and spark. What was […]

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Friday Five: Yoda Sings About Seagulls, Elena Ferrante’s Novels And A Mini-Review of Elizabeth And James Nirvana Perfumes

I’m feeling a little tired as the holidays approach/encroach…and it doesn’t quite help that Budgie has decided to get up early every morning! But our home is fairly done with the decorating and I even made some flourless chocolate cookies, so slowly the holiday spirit is taking over. Even my shopping is almost done! I […]

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Knowing Your Money Personality Is a Huge Game-Changer in Transforming Your Relationship to Personal Finance

I wrote and published my own personal “money story” awhile ago, and it’s drawn enough steady traffic without a lot of promotion to make me think that people are eager to read stories about money that are human, honest and vulnerable — full of missteps, insecurities and all the weirdnesses that surround money, but also […]

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