Before You Get Too Excited About Christmas

Don’t forget to be thankful.  We’re not quite a week past Halloween and the stockings are already being hung and the sugarplum fairies are getting excited. Don’t get me wrong, I love Christmas.  I enjoy the baking and decorating and the sparkle in my children’s eyes.  However, I’ve noticed some more »

Why It’s Hard to Live in the Moment

I remember growing up, sitting at the dinner table with my brother and my parents, listening to and watching my parents.  They had pencil and paper and were planning, dreaming about the future.  They spoke about things they wanted to save for and projects they wanted to tackle.  My parents more »