You’re Retired, Now What?

June is Effective Communications Month. And it’s a good idea to recognize the  importance of good communications, because it plays a role in almost every aspect of living – including your finances. You’ll want to clearly communicate your financial goals to your loved ones – and you’ll want to hear theirs, too. Let’s look at some ofContinue reading “You’re Retired, Now What?”

Get Unstuck By Making Small Daily Changes

By Stephanie Reck Maybe you desire to see a change in your life, but because of fear, anxiety, or trauma, you have remained where you are at. Fear can keep you paralyzed from moving forward. This last year has been challenging to make any additional changes in our lives mainly due to all the unwantedContinue reading “Get Unstuck By Making Small Daily Changes”

Get Organized for an Envy-Worthy Garage

A garage may not be the focal point of your home, but it likely plays a significant role in your family’s everyday life. Keeping the garage tidy can help you get the most out of the space, no matter how you use it. Get your garage spruced up and ready to deliver the storage andContinue reading “Get Organized for an Envy-Worthy Garage”

Meet the Johnson Family

Family is always one of the most important pieces in one’s life, but being a part of a family that celebrates and brings together differing cultures is something truly special. Meet the Johnson’s – David, Latoya, Nathanael, Jennipher, and Abraham (AJ). David was born in Ghana, West Africa and moved to the U.S. in 1995.Continue reading “Meet the Johnson Family”

Financial Tips for the Self-Employed

Being self-employed has some benefits: You get to choose your own hours, you don’t have to count “vacation days” and you’ll never worry about getting downsized. On the other hand, you’re truly on your own – there’s no employer-sponsored retirement plan and no benefits package. So, if you’ve recently started a business or become aContinue reading “Financial Tips for the Self-Employed”

Make Seed Tape and Get Gardening

Making seed tapes is a good project for children and those with physical limitations that may keep them from spending much time in the garden. Seed tapes are an easy way for children and gardeners to make sure that tiny seeds like lettuce, carrots and many flowers are spaced according to directions on the seedContinue reading “Make Seed Tape and Get Gardening”