Category Archives: non-fiction

Book Review: Smart Money, Smart Kids – Raising the Next Generation to Win with Money by Dave Ramsey & Rachel Cruz

In Dave Ramsey’s new book Smart Money, Smart Kids: Raising the Next Generation to Win with Money, co-authored with his daughter Rachel Cruz, the big question is: “Why don’t we teach our children common-sense money principles?” Handling personal finances is … Continue reading

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Book Review: One Nation by Ben Carson, M.D.

In One Nation, Dr. Ben Carson lays out a clear action plan for bringing Americans together while he describes many of the factors that have recently and historically pulled Americans apart. Some of the issues discussed are the “PC police, … Continue reading

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What’s In a Name, 50 Years Later…

I was raised in New York City by admittedly sheltering parents. In March 1964, I became aware that something very bad had happened to a woman, though I wouldn’t know details for a while. Her death seemed particularly important to … Continue reading

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Book Review: American Gun by Chris Kyle

American Gun by the late Chris Kyle must be one of the most interesting and enjoyable books on the history of firearms.  Kyle’s respect and obvious love of the subject matter shines through as he takes you through the history … Continue reading

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Are You The Only One? “YES, I AM,” She Says Proudly…

Declaration time: I am a proud, card-carrying—-only child. Hopefully, my friends and colleagues will agree that I am not indeed selfish, bossy, neurotic or manipulative, as society would have eventually expected of a bambina in my seemingly tragic circumstances more than … Continue reading

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