Before I was an accountant, I was the daughter of a math teacher. You could just imagine my younger days, as a humble math prodigy, with a busy schedule of winning math competitions, solving the latest algebra problems with my fellow geeky friends, arguing math hypothesis with my dad…. Well, that
WAKE-UP CALL You know what’s the best way to kick off the new year? Realizing that your lifestyle of ‘modest’ spending last year was a load of baloney. You thought you were saving…but you’ve just been fooling yourself. You came up with your own personal budget, full of great intentions. Yes!
Have your school notices started coming home yet? You know, the ones from the nurse’s office, informing you of the latest seasonal illness circulating in your child’s classroom? You picture that snot-nosed kid who started it all, with his juicy sneezes spewing cold germs on every surface, including your child’s
I know you’re curious. Or is that mild amusement? Have I finally lost my marbles? Why make your own checker board game? Because you can – it’s an easy project. It’s unique and adorable. You can customize it for different seasons/holidays. These board games make interesting gifts. They are an exciting
PLEASE USE YOUR INSIDE VOICE Are you ready to face your family? Summer has sailed and Halloween is a blur. What stretches before us is the trifecta of festive family gatherings: Thanksgiving, Christmas (or Hanukkah or Kwanza) and New Year’s celebrations. It’s time to put away those phones and mingle. Prepare for
“Mom, can we get Skelly from the basement?” my son breaks through my daydreams as I pull into the driveway. “Skelly’s just for Halloween” I reply. Another drive home with yet another request from him. “Mom, we need some Halloween decorations!”, he yells from the back seat. “Son. It’s September.