Memorial Day

Memorial Day is right around the corner.  For many people it is a day for picnics and grilling hot dogs and hamburgers.  Sometimes we remember to put out our flag.  Sometimes we even remember that it is a day to … Read More

National Women's Health Week

  Did you know that the week after Mother's Day is National Women's Health Week?  I did not.  I guess it's fitting.  It's a good time for women to remember to spend just a little time thinking about themselves and … Read More

Mother's Day

Mother's Day is coming up on May 12th.    It has become one of the most commercialized "holidays" there is.  But how did it all start out?  I've attached a link to a neat little video for you to watch.  Enjoy … Read More

Arbor Day

There is always something to learn.  I learned something new when I was doing a little research on Arbor Day.  I was wondering what I could do a blog on for this month and this subject came to mind.  What … Read More

Need Something To Do!

Are you in a position where you don't need a job anymore but you're not ready to sit home and read a book for hours on end every single day?  Perhaps you've spent the last month golfing every other day … Read More

Where Do I Go With My Money?

How many of you do all your banking online?  I do have a money market account and some CD's online with my Discover Card account, but for my checking account and quick access to another money market account, I still … Read More

History of Valentine’s Day

February 14, a day most guys should not forget!  I saw a very cute post on Facebook the other day where a couple were in the card shop, picked out a card for each other, read them, put them back … Read More

Retirement Closing In

My husband and I are not far from retiring. Actually, I'm closer than he is. He has to work to at least 65 until to continue with our health care coverage. I'm a couple of months older than he is. … Read More