Pay for Convenience or Do it Yourself?

When is it worth it to pay for convenience? Do you ever feel guilty about paying for something you know you could do yourself? How do you know if you can afford it? I think many of my clients struggle with this, and my family does too. What Does it Cost? Here are some...

Happy News

Well, it’s been pretty quiet around this blog lately.  I guess I’ve been busy “cultivating” something else … life! That’s right, we’re expecting in the Fall.  And actually, that’s not all … we’re expecting...

Questions about Charter Schools

As I have written about here, and here, I support school choice for kids and have had a good experience (so far) with them personally. I work with a lot of parents of young kids, so I get a lot of questions about charter schools: 1.  Does it cost anything? No. Charter...

Why We Chose a Charter School

My son goes to a charter school, and I love it. Here are just a few of the things I love about his school: Tons of communication (both good & bad) from his teachers Emphasis on science, art and math Environment of well-behaved kids Early start to the day lets me...