Successful Life and Family

A Guide to be a Better Parent

I don’t claim to be a parenting expert. That’s not what this site is about. It’s about having a successful life and a successful family. Personally, I think most “parenting experts” are full of crap. There is no way we can raise children into awesome adults by debating nature vs. nurture or never allowing them […]


One Way to Improve Family Relationships

Sometimes living together is difficult. The longer you live with someone, whether that be your children or spouse, it is easy to single out all of the things the negative qualities. It’s easy for me to get really annoyed when my kids scream or fight with each other. I’m sure..I know I can get on […]

Success is a Marathon

The Road to Success is a Marathon

I don’t know if you are an avid runner, but if you have ever participated in a half-marathon or marathon then you have noticed no one ever fails during the first mile. The first mile is easy.  Everyone is happy.  Most people haven’t even broken a sweat. However, the longer the race goes on the […]


5 Reasons Parents Should Open a Roth IRA

The Roth IRA is my favorite investment vehicle (if you don’t believe me then check out Starve the Doubts episode where I nerd out on this topic). If you are looking to put money aside, then this is the place for you. If you don’t know what a Roth IRA is let me explain quickly […]

Mothers Day

10 Things I Want My Mom to Know Today

Today is Mother’s Day and today I want to wish all the moms out there a Happy Mother’s Day. I also want to take a moment to let my mom know how much she means to me. I may have won the parent’s lottery and want my mom to know how much she means to […]