My Crumbly Blog

What is your trail?

It's easy to have a following when you leave a trail… As a parent I often wonder about the path that each of my daughters might choose as they navigate their way though pre-teen and teenage years. While I cannot always predict their future decisions, I can look at...

Great Financial Literacy Programs for Kids

Free tools and resources "Many parents do not approach the subject of financial literacy for kids because they lack the confidence themselves." Thomas Henske, partner at Lenox Advisors in New York. His advice? Learn together. The biggest stumbling block is knowing...

What To Do When Girls Struggle to Fit In

I will never forget the first day of kindergarten for my oldest daughter. It was as if she had been training for it her entire short life, she knew what she was going to wear weeks before the actual event...and it wouldn't even surprise me if she had rehearsed what...