Welcoming a New Puppy to the Family

Introducing a new puppy to your household can bring many rewards. However, getting the hang of things can take some time, especially for first-time pet owners. In fact, it takes the average pet owner almost four months to get into the flow with a new four-legged family member, according to a survey by Royal Canin.Continue reading “Welcoming a New Puppy to the Family”

Health Benefits of Oranges Beyond Vitamin C

Healthful eating starts with the ingredients you use, so it’s important to use fresh, seasonal ingredients that pack a nutritional punch. One of the easiest ways to meet your daily nutrient needs is to eat a variety of whole foods like fruit (which about 80% of the U.S. population doesn’t get enough of, according toContinue reading “Health Benefits of Oranges Beyond Vitamin C”

Dreaming Up The Ideal Retirement is Your Job — Helping You Get There is Ours

If you’re planning to retire in just a few years, you may be getting excited about this next phase of your life. However, your ability to enjoy retirement fully will depend, at least partially, on the resources you can draw from your investment portfolio. So, while you still have time to act, ask yourself ifContinue reading “Dreaming Up The Ideal Retirement is Your Job — Helping You Get There is Ours”

Mother’s Day Gardening

By Mary Carrol Sheffield Historically, Mother’s Day is a time to honor motherhood and it is celebrated in different ways and at different times throughout the world. Mother’s Day in the United States became an official holiday in 1914, although the origins date back to the 19th Century, when the, Ann Reeves Jarvis, helped startContinue reading “Mother’s Day Gardening”

God is Resurrecting New Life Into the Dead and Barren Places in Your Life

As I am looking out my office window I can see the effects on my plants and flowers from the hard freeze we had the night before last. What I did not cover is turning brown and dying. I wonder if these plants will ever come to life again. The Lord always teaches me throughContinue reading “God is Resurrecting New Life Into the Dead and Barren Places in Your Life”