Articles on Growing Up

Why and how we don’t celebrate any holiday with gifts or go all out for Christmas with Little Bun

So you’re all going to think either I am the smartest mothaf&*@er on the planet or a complete monster (general consensus thus far is half […]

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How I and my partner grew up with and without stuff

Emily’s post are our kids fated to live a life of excessive consumerism gave me an idea to talk about how I grew up with stuff and […]

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What my mother learned growing up about money

So I’ve talked about what I learned growing up about money, and what my father learned growing up about money, but never mentioned my mother. […]

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What my father learned growing up about money

As requested by Jane Savers in response to my own post about what I learned growing up without ever talking about money, I’ll talk briefly […]

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What I learned from growing up without ever talking about money

There is a fantastic post from Charles, talking about growing up in government housing, which I found fascinating to read. I would also highly, HIGHLY […]

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When you have to leave friends behind and go your separate ways

There have been two friends in my life, whom I am sad to say are just not compatible with me any longer. This is not […]

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What does it mean to be an adult?

As a kid, I used to think being an adult happened once you turned the age of majority, which in my case, was 19. Or […]

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