6 great things to do in your retirement.

6 things to do in your retirement.

  Retirement can be a wonderful thing.   Even if illness or disability has forced you to retire earlier than you would have liked, you’ve probably still spent a good deal of your adult life working very hard. Now is the time to relax and enjoy life.   However, many people struggle with this. Suddenly …

Looking to transform an empty room? Consider these home-boosting options.

Looking To Transform An Empty Room? Consider These Home-Boosting Options

  Designing your dream home can be an exciting process. Not only do you finally get to have fun with decor, you can add the finishing touches that you’ve always wanted.   But it doesn’t just apply when you’re looking to buy the perfect property, it can be the same when you’re working on redoing …

Things to consider when your kid is going to college.

Things to consider when your kid is going to college.

  When your eldest child leaves for college, it can be a strange experience. Not only are you extremely proud of them, but you’re experiencing a whirlwind of emotions at the same time.   There are numerous things to consider when your kid is going to college.    Will they settle in happily? Will they …

How to get accepted into a great college.

How to get accepted into a great college.

  The ability to get into a great college and obtain a valued edication is very important in the very competitive world that exists today.   Employers want to hire people who have a high level of education. This means that you need to do everything possible to put yourself ahead of the competition and …

The Harry Potter Cookbook: Muggles learning the wizardry of cooking.

Harry Potter

There’s a long and frustrating story behind my daughter’s new Harry Potter Cookbook, and the kids and Mark all like to laugh at me about it.   What’s up? Well, I have a horrible habit of hiding Christmas gifts so well every year that one or two get missed and are found when cleaning or …

Care for each other, as much as yourself… Zen Pig

Zen Pig children's book.

Care for each other… …and never lose sight, that love is true wealth.   Such is the philosophy and lesson for our children brought forth by Mark Brown, author of “Zen Pig”. “Zen Pig” is a critically-acclaimed children’s book character that teaches gratitude, mindfulness, and compassion in easy to understand language and is brought to …