How to Make a Yuppie in a Hippie’s Body

How to Make a Yuppie in a Hippie’s Body

There was a time when I was staunchly against Yuppiedom. I wouldn’t subscribe to it. I was “too cool and in touch with myself” to do most of the stuff that Yuppies do, citing my own self-confidence as the reason I didn’t need to do any of those things that might make...
When is the Best Time to Bribe Your Child?

When is the Best Time to Bribe Your Child?

My son was draped across the floor eyeing me with the look of suspicion I’ve come to know very well, whenever I proposition him with a new plan. I’m a bit like Sgt. Bilko with my plans. There is always a new one around the corner that will definitely get me exactly...
Zero-to-$1-Billion-Hero

Zero-to-$1-Billion-Hero

First, let me apologize to those of you that have come here fully expecting to make $1,000,000,000 (that’s nine zeros, amigo) in two hours of blogging. Unfortunately (for the human population) I already know that this is going to be one of my more popular blogs. Why?...