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As a kid, did you ever dream of being a certain age? When I was really little, I wanted to be “big” so that I could go to work like my dad. Mostly because I loved the french fries in the cafeteria. As teenagers, my...

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Exactly a year ago, CNN wrote the (in)famous “Oprah for Millennials” profile on yours truly. Those couple days were a whirlwind of activity and emotions, ranging from the “sh!t just got real” to the ego-gratifying surge in new subscribers to the responsibility that came with...

Yesterday morning I was backing up our rental car in a tight spot when I heard that unmistakeable crunch of hard plastic hitting a cement pole. It was somewhere in between a ding and a mangled bumper and, of course, I hadn't bought the supplemental collision insurance. I know why...

Every year, our community nominates the best book they read in 2017 (not necessarily by publish date). We culled through the books and responses - and picked our favorite 42 books. (Note: The links below are Amazon Affiliates - all proceeds support the growth of the...

Writing is like compound interest. Einstein once called compound the Eight Wonder of the World. Ergo, writing is the Eighth Wonder of the World. I often get asked the question “I want to start writing, but don’t know where to begin?” I can totally relate — I avoided writing (and...