Pippa recently got her driver’s learners permit. You might remember that she turned 16 in January. I’m not sure what it’s like in other states, but in Maryland, they’ll give a learner’s permit to just about anyone, as long as you’re old enough and have OK vision. Oh, and you have to answer a bunch […]
Archives for April 2017
Yesterday, our family saw the musical ‘Hamilton’ on Broadway. I know what you’re thinking: You guys are rich…or reckless. Yes, Hamilton is a hot ticket – $1,385.20 for four passes to be precise, for less than 3 hours of entertainment. That sounds like a lot – and it is – but it’s a one-time splurge […]
We rejoice in the risen King!
Grey came home from school the other day with an urgent need: “Dad, I have to buy some stocks. I’m going to need a Charles Schwab account.” Me: “Whaa?!? This is the first time I’m hearing about this.” I acted surprised but I wasn’t really. Grey is an impulsive kid. He sees or hears something, […]
I got a call recently from Nora at the end of the workday. She started with a little sigh and an anxious voice. But even when she’s stressed, Nora hardly ever gets straight to the point. “So I was bringing Grey home from school and I asked him to pull my credit card out of […]