There came a point in my work as a columnist writing about ‘how to live life’ that I realized I was attracting some really cool kindred spirits into my sphere to interview and spotlight. Deborah Hutchison of A Sane Approach is one of those. I let her convince me that sometimes a written agreement is a good idea, even (or especially) with loved ones.

Today’s Game Plan: Family & Friend Agreements: Awkward or Smart?