School Days

School Days

It’s that time of year: the kids are sad, and the moms are glad.  Again.  The sweet Vermont summer is over and school’s back in.   We find this transition gets a lot of parents thinking about how they’re going to pay for their kid’s college...
Beware the Hooks

Beware the Hooks

When my kids were little we watched a lot of SpongeBob SquarePants—so much so that my now 18-year-old still calls up references to it in everyday conversation. SpongeBob aficionados will get this reference.It is just a cartoon, but the subtle messages are often very...