A client called in early June to tell me that his friend in Florida had told him to get out of the stock market.
Updated: June 23, 2012, - 03:13 PM
I got lost on a recent run and ended up going about a third of the way further than I had planned.
Updated: May 26, 2012, - 04:27 PM
My daughter at college answered her cellphone with a low, raspy voice. I immediately adopted a parental mode of annoyance and concern -- wondering if the voice came from being out too late or if she was not feeling well. ''Why are you talking like that?" I asked. She said, "Dad, I'm in the library."
Updated: April 28, 2012, - 09:14 PM
As the pitchers and catchers report to spring training, optimism for our Minnesota Twins rushes through me.
Updated: February 25, 2012, - 04:29 PM
Perhaps the most important voice to ignore is the notorious "No!" Those "No's'' are the things that prevent us from living.
Updated: January 28, 2012, - 09:15 PM
I received a recent e-mail from someone regarding their health that left me unsettled. I knew that there was nothing I could do about it, other than provide support, but it nagged at me anyway. Eventually I got caught up in some other things and the feelings went away. Feeling unsettled is unsettling. In spite of those proclamations to ''Never Settle!'' I think it's more important at this time of year to discuss the value of the different ways of settling.
Updated: December 31, 2011, - 03:06 PM
One of our daughters called from college the other night. "Dad, can you buy me some stocks?" she urged.
Updated: November 27, 2011, - 10:26 AM
We received a text from one of our daughters the day after we dropped her at college: "I'm not sure that this is the right school for me."
Updated: October 29, 2011, - 02:08 PM
Let's be clear. We don't really care about our money. We care about what we think our money buys us -- security, experiences, maybe an image.
Updated: September 24, 2011, - 12:57 PM