Family holiday traditions not only are fun in the moment but bring lasting memories to share with others and treasure. It is interesting to see the different ways families celebrate holidays and special occasions. Here are some of our traditions.
Start teaching young kids about money. When I was little, my older brothers would try to trick me and trade money with me. I did not know the value of money at the time, so I thought giving them 1 quarter and getting 10 pennies in exchange was a great deal, because it was “more […]
Life can be stressful and complicated. Discover how to simplify life with these 10 things to reduce stress and focus on what is important in life. Incorporate them all or just a few and feel more at peace.
This is probably not your favorite topic, nor is it mine, but we all have to pay taxes. Did you get a refund or have to pay more taxes when you filed last year’s tax returns? If you had to pay, now is the time to consider making some adjustments and getting organized for next […]
Have you ever been diagnosed with an illness, where you had to ask, are you sure? The illness does not run in your family, so maybe they read the report wrong, or maybe I heard wrong……… No, it is true, you have breast cancer. Having a good attitude will have a positive impact. It’s your choice […]
It is best to start saving for Christmas on January 1st. While we can’t go back to January 1st right now, it is not too late to start. By saving throughout the year for Christmas, it is possible to pay cash for all the gifts you need and not have to pull out the credit card.
It will not be long before the school bell rings on the first day school. Are you ready? There are supplies, uniforms/clothes to buy, schedules to adjust, and that is just the beginning. It seems like we just started summer. This transition is not only difficult for the kids, but also for the adults. By organizing, the […]
Do you ever feel that after years of marriage and raising kids, you and your spouse will have to introduce yourself to each other again? As time goes by, we all change as we experience new things; both good and maybe not so good. Raising kids is such a rewarding experience and an honor in […]