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Proximity

Some of my most common sources of inspiration for blogs are industry conferences, my mild obsession with podcasts and my long-term involvement with CISV.  In just the last week, I experienced the rare trifecta of a blog idea intersecting with all three of these...

Clarity

I have very fond memories of my childhood; playing in the creek with my brothers, sledding every winter at Embshoff Woods, and spending summers at my grandfather’s pool, to name a few. But I also remember that money was tight, not because I was balancing the family...

Psychic Income

A few weeks ago, I traveled to Pittsburgh for a weekend long board meeting for CISV USA, formerly known as Children’s International Summer Villages.  CISV is an organization I’ve been involved with in one form or another since age 11 and have blogged about in the...

Plan B

It’s been seven years since my dad’s Father’s Day confession – when he told me privately he wanted to move to Cincinnati to be closer to his kids and grandkids but didn’t know how to convince Mom.  I took our conversation to heart and decided I would begin a personal...