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 . . .
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 . . .
Traditions are an important part of holidays. And Christmas is no different. But when it comes to the Christmas dinner, you can be traditional and still add a bit of a twist to it to make it more fun — and possibly even more fun than the original. Here are just a few ideas to…Keep on Reading . . .
I’m not much of a store shopper anymore. I don’t get up at 4:oo in the morning to catch that great sale. Every time I go to the mall, it looks different as new stores replace old ones. Let’s face it. I live in Flagstaff, Arizona. I used to love going out to the mall…Keep on Reading . . .