What makes a person hold on to something for an indefinite period of time? Each day I meet people that hold on to items that they would otherwise discard, but if it were not for the thought that it once belonged to someone close to them that has since passed away. It’s a difficult decision … Continue reading Simplifying Your Life By De-cluttering
History of the American Mother’s Day Celebration When the first English settlers came to America, they discontinued the tradition of Mothering Day. While the British holiday would live on, the American Mother’s Day would be invented — with an entirely new history — centuries later. One explanation for the settlers’ discontinuation of Mothering Day was … Continue reading A Little Mother’s Day History
There are so many people out there attempting to scam honest people out of their hard earned money. I run a group where investors and collectors can chat and exchange ideas, so it did surprise me to learn that one of my members had fallen for this type of scam. Don't be the next victim! … Continue reading How to Avoid Gold Scams
In the last few days, Bernie Sanders came come out with what some are calling an endorcement of Hillary Clinton but here's what's interesting to me; he still has not suspended his campaign and has no intention of doing so. Now why is that? He said this last week that he would do everything in his power to make … Continue reading How Lukewarm Do You Want It?
Sarcasm is one of these wonderful things that are thrust upon us each day by people too lazy or afraid to say what they really think; all the while thinking that they're just that smart as to no one would be the wiser. Amazingly, these people are functioning individuals, for the most part, and interact … Continue reading Don’t Chicken Dance With Me!
We now have the presumptive nominee; Hillary Clinton for the democrats and Donald Trump for the republicans and by all reported accounts, this primary race is over. There’s just one little problem; Bernie Sanders is not giving up the ghost! Commentators are essentially telling him through their favorite media outlet, (patting him on the head) … Continue reading How Will He Do This?
ABOUT PEARLS For centuries, pearls have been a symbol of beauty and purity. Today, they are regarded as both classic and contemporary, coming in many more fashionable styles than your grandmother’s traditional strand of pearls. Pearl is also the birthstone for those born in the month of June. Finding the perfect pearl is … Continue reading About Pearls and the Month of June
Much has been made about how Bernie Sanders needs to let the people who took time out of their lives to wait in line, caucus and vote for him now, for the good of the Democratic Party, need to coalesce around the soon to be anointed nominee, Hillary Clinton. Honestly, I don't know how he … Continue reading Supporting the Nominee
With everything that's been going on in this election cycle, two trains of thought begin to emerge. Either you don't care about the truth or you are ignorant to it. If it's the latter, please educate yourself before even considering voting this year. I feel like this cycle has been nothing more than a giant … Continue reading Memory Span of a Gnat
Today is Super Tuesday which means it's time for you to perform your civic duty and vote for the candidates that you want to represent you! Failing to do so doesn't get you into trouble but it essentially silences your approval or disaproval of the pending elected officials which will soon be holding office. Living … Continue reading Don’t Complain About It If You Don’t Do Something About It!