Review: Broke

When I talk about money with others, the conversations tend to head in one of two directions: either toward Dave Ramsey-type personal finance issues or toward anxiety-tinged discussions of general economic trends, like dim job prospects for recent grads or the real estate meltdown. The conversation I wish I were having…
Raising Wholehearted–Not Perfect–Kids

Raising Wholehearted–Not Perfect–Kids

An interview with Jeannie Cunnion about Parenting the Whole Hearted Child I had a chance to read an advanced reader copy of Jeannie Cunnion's new book, Parenting the Wholehearted Child: Captivating Your Child's Heart with God's Extravagant Grace, and I not only learned from her story but I also immediately…
#ClooneyEngaged

#ClooneyEngaged

It's probably overstating things to say #ClooneyEngaged is the feel-good celebrity headline of the year, but even people like me who usually sniff with disdain at Hollywood "news" have found ourselves clicking around online to read more. When it comes to his bride-to-be, I'm not sending virtual high-fives her way…