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A gift

A gift

Today is my birthday. I am 45 years old . My gift to myself is to only focus on the positive for the whole day. This is not always easy…. Read more »

Booze at a kids party?

Booze at a kids party?

So, disaster has been avoided. The government is open and the debt ceiling has been raised…again. Break out the champagne right? Obviously this is sarcastic.  But there is actually some… Read more »

Reflections from a Father and His TCK Daughter

Reflections from a Father and His TCK Daughter

I tried to raise two third-culture kids.  I failed, but I think this is a good thing. When I grew up my family did a lot of traveling.   My father… Read more »

The family that lives here is happier than you are

The family that lives here is happier than you are

And I’ll to prove it.

The end of the world as we know it

The end of the world as we know it

Let’s be clear about one thing… The end of the world as we know it, is not the end of the world. There are a million things you can do… Read more »

The future is behind us.

The future is behind us.

Most of what I learned in college has left me.  But there are two linguistic facts that have always stayed.  To this day, I think of them often. I remember… Read more »

Stop, drop and…

Stop, drop and…

Maybe you are perfectly fit.  Maybe you do not need to lose any weight or get in better shape.  If so this post is not for you. It is for… Read more »

The Only Two Things to Develop Character….

The Only Two Things to Develop Character….

As a parent I spend a lot of time thinking about  how to raise a successful kid? Does success depend on cognitive ability?  Higher IQ scores, better educational opportunities, advanced… Read more »

The Golden Egg

The Golden Egg

Most of you know the Aesop’s story of the Golden goose… But if not here is a refresher: One day a countryman going to the nest of his goose found… Read more »

Four intangible ways to hedge for an uncertain future

Four intangible ways to hedge for an uncertain future

The old is gone… The new is not here yet This is one of the conclusions of the National Intelligence Council’s new report, Global Trends 2030 – Alternative Worlds. NIC,… Read more »

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