While we were shopping tonight …

M and I passed this lovely creature in the Home Goods store: Because nothing says Christmas like a $600 disco deer.¬†We thought about it, pondered how cool it would look in our front yard in the glow of our lights. Then practicality reasserted itself; it would probably scare the cats. Now if it were a…

How we see ourselves

I have been working on 2015 goals. Every year, the financial goals are far easier to plot and track than the personal goals. It takes patience and determination for me to sit down and think about my successes and failures in a prior year and how to build and do better in the coming year.…