Why Brazil, Round Two

I wonder if any of you feel as one respondent did to my e-invitation to join me on the Journey to the Heart of Brazil. She said, “And what is the footprint of flying folks to this event and how does the cost fit with YMOYL?  Seems...

Two wow’s from the NY Times

Wow one: The NY Times reported bankers using the D word. Depression. Wow two: The NY Times is now blogging about frugality. Wow one: On September 12 the NY Times used the “D” word. Depression. Not downturn. Not recession. Not banking...

Our economy Our-selves

Two news stories this morning – unrelated? – mated in my mind and made this baby thought. Story one: because of the stalled economy and tight personal finances  people are grocery shopping at WalMart instead of Whole Foods. They just...

The Whole Enchilada

Thank you to the nearly 600 (whew) who signed up for my free ones. There are two more and you can still come tonight or monday (see above).One person wrote: Thanks for articulating the issues, clarifying “whole systems thinking”...

Three sad money tales just yesterday

As I was planning my feast of free classes this coming week, all designed to give yo tools, perspectives and strategies for hope and resilience, I had occasion to talk with three friends and was deeply impacted by their stories. Each had a tale...