The Benefits of Year-Round School

schoolMy daughter started kindergarten last week and we’re still getting settled into our new routine.

Before school started, everyone was out the door at 7:30 and I didn’t pick everyone up until 5:15.  Now Greg takes Vivian to daycare at around 7:30 and Lydia stays behind to catch the bus at 8:15.  And instead of me picking them both up at 5:00, Lydia gets home at 3:40 and Greg picks Vivian up on his way home.  It seemed strange at first, but we’re getting used to it. [Read more...]

The Lemonade Stand Review and a Giveaway

bookreview-giveawayHappy Wednesday, folks!  My friend Shannon from The Heavy Purse recently wrote a super-cool children’s book titled “The Lemonade Stand.”  And I know I’m totally biased, but I think it’s ahhh-maz-ing.  In fact, it has quickly become one of my children’s favorites. [Read more...]

How to Change Your Money Habits

money habitsWhether it is soul-crushing debt or not having enough money to meet our needs, few things can stress us out quite like financial problems.  If you are like many people, your issues do not stem from true poverty, but rather from bad financial habits that are so deeply ingrained you don’t even realize the full extent to which they are affecting you. [Read more...]

About Auto Insurance

auto insuranceAutomobile insurance is mandatory for all licensed drivers throughout the United States. However, protecting a registered vehicle comes with monthly premiums that could get quite expensive. [Read more...]

Dangerous Online Investments- 2014 Edition

investInvesting can be great if you have the necessary funds as well as patience to learn the basics. However, there are also an increasing number of online investment opportunities that are not a good idea for beginners, and can even be dangerous. [Read more...]

Using Videoconferencing to Reach Customers

video conferencingEvery customer wants to feel as if they’re buying from the authority in an industry. They like the feeling that they can trust the people they purchase from and you can make sure your clients feel that way about your company once you begin using videoconferencing for webinars.  This is perfect for you to get the word out to a huge group of people all at once, according to Social Media Examiner. [Read more...]