November 24, 2015

‘Your People Will Be My People’: Lois Lowry on Her Favorite Bible Passage

This excerpt was adapted from The Good Book: Writers Reflect on Favorite Bible Passages. I think it was probably 1985. The date doesn’t matter, really, but […]
November 24, 2015

What It Means to Be Truly Thankful

This Thanksgiving is the first where I truly know what it means to be thankful, thanks to a 20-by-20 rooftop garden and a rainy afternoon. On […]
November 24, 2015

Here’s the Best Time of Day to Shop on Black Friday

Although many Black Friday shopping deals are available online, there are some bargains that you can only access in stores. That often means waiting in daunting […]
October 28, 2015

How to Get Started as a Financial Planner

How do you get started as a financial planner? That was the question a 25-year-old college grad asked me recently. He went on to say that […]