Do Kids Ever Get Cheaper?

Each Friday, when my boys were toddlers, I’d dutifully hand over my check to our child care provider. I’d do so while dreaming of the time that they’d reach kindergarten and these checks would no longer be needed. Just imagine all the money I’ll have, right?  I picture myself as Uncle Scrooge in the DuckTales’ … [Read more…]

The NFL Draft Creates Millionaires, I’ll Attempt to Raise Great Kids

The NFL Draft will fulfill dreams and make millionaires tonight in Philadelphia. Images of the Roger Goodell bro-hugs and #1 jersey-holding pictures with the selected player’s family will dominate Friday’s sports headlines. The watching audience will listen as analysts pick apart the relative value of one draft pick over another – citing skills that they … [Read more…]