Since my wife and I moved to Iraq with our (now) two kids in the middle of the Iraq War (detailed in my new book, Preemptive Love), a combination of outside pressures and internal controls have helped our family reclaim some of the essence of the holidays, not only in December, but every day of the year.Continue Reading
Instead of sending your money into a corporate abyss, Donorschoose.org lets you witness exactly how your gift makes a difference. Founded by former public school teacher Charles Best, it aids schools in need. You choose specifically what you want to donate to the school, or even class, of your choice, and teachers follow up with you afterward, offering you a uniquely satisying, feel-good experience.Continue Reading
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