Through the years, I’ve dealt with many Realtors. Most are competent. Most did a good job. But one of them stands out from the crowd in my mind. We had just bought a new house in a new town that we knew nothing about. My husband was being transferred there and I wasn’t overjoyed at…Keep on Reading . . .
Looking for a unique clothing style? Don’t want to spend a lot of money? Do it Yourself Clothing may be just the thing for you! No longer do you have to own a sewing machine, understand how to choose and fit a pattern, or even know how to sew in order to create your own…Keep on Reading . . .
Since many of you who read this blog are from my generation, I felt that you would enjoy reading this “oh, so true” post that a friend posted on Facebook: Being Green Checking out at the store, the young cashier suggested to the older woman, that she should bring her own grocery bags because plastic…Keep on Reading . . .
Various religions have traditions and customs regarding sympathy flowers Buddhist – Send white flowers, the traditional color of mourning in Buddhist culture. Yellow flowers are also acceptable. Red flowers symbolize happiness and are not considered an appropriate tribute. Christian – Most denominations consider flowers an appropriate tribute with no limitations on the color of choice. Hindu – Flowers…Keep on Reading . . .
Receiving material gifts provide us with momentary happiness repeatedly over time, according to the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. No matter how small, a gift is a statement that speaks volumes about how much someone cares. When it comes to finding the perfect gift for an elderly loved one, you may find yourself scratching your…Keep on Reading . . .
As I said in an earlier post, this blog isn’t just about gift ideas. Here are some fun nuggets of wisdom for life as well as business. They may be tongue in cheek but each and every one of them is oh so true! Don’t name a pig you plan to eat. Life is not…Keep on Reading . . .
I’m Joyce, the Gift Detective, and I’m always on the lookout for unique exciting gifts for Mom. Of course, there are flowers, candy, jewelry, and even gift baskets from Creative Gifts to Go . But this year, I want to suggest some gift ideas that really unique, really special, and something that will be remembered for years…Keep on Reading . . .
A new romance is always exciting. But, just like any other relationship, a romantic one has its ups and downs. Couples easily fall in love, but they have to work at maintaining that special connection on a long term basis. I’m no expert but I do have experience as Ron and I recently celebrated our…Keep on Reading . . .
It was a place to stop and stretch your legs while on the way to the Grand Canyon, California, Chicago, or some other faraway place. You could have a cup of coffee at Miz Zips or another local diner, fill your tank with gas, or even spend the night in one of the seemingly endless…Keep on Reading . . .
Boredom can destroy any relationship. Even the daily repetition of the words “I Love You” can just become words if not accompanied by actions. You’ve heard the phrase “Actions speak louder than words”. That is particularly true in a relationship. It’s the simple little things that shout “I Love You” louder than words. Ron and…Keep on Reading . . .