House Hunting as a Person of Color With a Child on the Way


Brandon Greene is facing a balancing act: doing what’s best for his arriving son while not losing pieces of himself.

On Goldman Pond


Why pay less? A guy who can sell lobster salad for $125 a pound from a car on the beach can sell anything, right?

Mother’s Day Surprise: Son Buys Mom a House

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“She is the first person that loved me and probably the last woman that will love me till her last breath.”

Simplifying: Living With Less Can Leave Us With More

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How a dot-com millionaire and a former missionary family have found greater riches in voluntary simplicity.

Last Place


How do you come to love the place you call home?

Freedom, Business and Change


If conservatives want to run America like a business, they should never turn a potential customer away.

The Gray Radiator

The Gray Radiator

Treehouse Envy


There are many ways for a man to measure his success as a father. For William Lucas Walker, it came down to whose kids got the coolest treehouse.

Dear John: My Daughter’s Friend’s Mother Dresses Like an Exotic Dancer

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How can I tell my friend she dresses inappropriately; what do I tell my friends who are about to waste time and money; and what do I do while I watch my son get beat up in football?

The Master Bath: Where Romance Goes to Die


Whose brilliant idea was it to reinvent the bathroom as a steamy and sensual lovers’ retreat? When you’re married, all you really want is some privacy.