Author Archives: Jim

Calling For Appliance Help

By | May 31, 2018

When something goes bad at home, in the way of a major home appliance breaking… who do you call? What do you do? Ok, ok it probably depends on what appliance it is. The water heater, clothes washer and dryer, the oven, the air conditioning system, the toilets and plumbing… I suppose you’d call different […]

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Part Of The Family

By | April 29, 2018

When you seek quality veterinary care, who do you turn to? How do you know where to go to get that level of care and customer service? One way that is likely the most tried and true is by asking friends and neighbors. If you have family in the area you would likely ask and […]

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Greatly Benefit Your Family

By | September 29, 2017

Moving can be the worst if you are not prepared for what is about to come. Planners do well at moves. If you or your partner are not people who plan you may be sorry in the end. You wish you were a planner is what will happen! One matter to keep in mind is […]

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Planning Ahead For What Is To Come

By | September 6, 2017

Thinking about your future can be fun. It can also be not so fun. That is, if you think about it too long. Something to think about that you have control over is where you are going to live. As an adult, we get used to the independent living lifestyle and have a comfort in […]

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Delegate the Dailies

By | May 28, 2017

Have you heard of the wisdom in the power of delegation? Did you know that all great managers and business leaders delegate work and responsibilities? It is part humbling; because you may know that you are not great at certain tasks or that you are not knowledgeable in certain areas of the business nor do […]

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Ask For Directions For Your Business

By | May 28, 2017

Do you have what it takes to get your new business set up for success? You might be in a business where you see the end goal, you see where you would like to be, but you are unsure how to get there. What steps to take? Are there a right and a wrong order […]

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The Burden Lifter

By | April 29, 2017

Moving is not very fun. If we are all being honest with ourselves, moving is not fun. This is generally speaking; there are a few exceptions most likely. Anyway, moving is a pain and there are so many logistics that need to be figured out. Who is helping, when and where, how much, and how […]

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Shower Space – Space In Your Shower

By | April 29, 2017

Have you ever thought about your shower? Yes, the shower you have in your home, have you thought about if or if not that is the best shower fit for that space? There are show and bath combos, there are so many different kinds of shower walls and rods and doors or open face designs […]

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An Unexpected Way for Women To Help Others

By | October 3, 2016

Ladies, are you a natural born helper? Do you find pleasure and a sense of peace when you help others? It can be so rewarding to do such a thing like that. It can be purposeful and life-giving when you give of yourself to help others in need. Sometimes those in need look different than […]

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There Will Come A Day When…

By | September 16, 2016

…You may actually enjoy cleaning the bathroom. This is something that not to many folks actually like to do. It might even be something you dread doing. What if there was something that made cleaning the bathroom significantly easier? Say you were set up for success from the get-go? What would you do then–would you […]

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Chef Hats And A Bunch Of Smiling Faces

By | August 27, 2016

So you started your new job and you are nervous as all nerves can be! You are not sure which way is up or down, but you are so excited to be where you are and given the opportunity. What is next? Your boss tells you about a team building exercise that will take place […]

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Now That’s A Job Well Done

By | August 2, 2016

Moving can be such a pain! Sure you might want to move for great reasons and good intentions but the actual act of moving is terribly inconvenient and troublesome. Issues come up that you did not see or prepare for. You may or may not have estimated the time the move would take to work […]

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Elderly Parents Like Young Children

By | March 11, 2016

So, mom and dad are getting up there in age. Maybe you saw the signs coming. They are not acting and talking like they used to. They are not able to do things they once were able to. Maybe they are scaring you a little bit with what they do or do not remember, or […]

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Starting The Gender Selection Conversation

By | January 26, 2016

Have you heard about gender selection? Have you heard the pros and cons both ways? Some would say that gender selection is like “playing God.” Others would say it is simply choosing the gender of their next unborn child. Ethical matters also come into play on this topic. When you think about it though, and […]

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What To Do: Rent, Lease, Buy

By | January 8, 2016

When has it been better for you that you have purchased something instead of renting it? There has got to be a time when it was more efficient, more fruitful, and wiser to do this. If you know anything about leasing a car you are on the right track! Stay away from things like that […]

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Some Of The More Difficult But Important Topics

By | November 28, 2015

What age are you? Do you think you need a will? A living will? A trust maybe in the event that you pass away? Let’s start with the question: have you even thought about any of these things? Do you have an estate planner? The questions might seem daunting and scary, but they are very […]

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Risky Risky, Taking Chances

By | October 13, 2015

Life is a risk. We all take risks in life, don’t we? If you start to really look close enough, you would be surprised at how much of a risk life really is. There are some things in life, and let’s be honest, that you do not want to risk. Some things are too big […]

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Necessary versus Cosmetic Dentistry

By | September 24, 2015

Have you heard? That in recent studies, dental health is linked closely to your overall health. It is part like a check or a temperature reading of how your overall health is doing. If something is wrong with your oral hygiene, chances are that there are other matters going on with the rest of your […]

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Benefits Of Nursing Care

By | September 18, 2015

Nursing care is one of those things you cannot live without. When you need it, you need it! There is no going around it. Seniors in particular, with their health and old age handicaps, will sooner or later need some form or another of nursing care. At senior retirement communities there are nursing care options […]

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