Planning for Retirement

Planning for Retirement

A young man in Home Depot asked me the other day how I liked retirement.  “It’s pretty cool” I said.  “They send you money for not working!”   (Not that I didn’t earn that money and put away for it!)   “But how do you live on...
Cataract Surgery – The Eyes Have It!

Cataract Surgery – The Eyes Have It!

About a year ago, my eye doctor said it was time for cataract surgery.   “So,” I asked, “what is involved in that?”   She told me they give me a shot in the eyeball, cut it open, take out the old lens and put in a new one.   I’m thinking...
Ten Reasons To Have a Fresh Cut Christmas Tree!

Ten Reasons To Have a Fresh Cut Christmas Tree!

Are you considering the choices in buying an artificial Christmas tree?   Newer trees can look very real!   You can get them in any size, shape, profile and color.   However, they don’t come cheap!   After ages of pondering fresh or artificial trees, here are...
Stop burglars by reinforcing your doors for just $5

Stop burglars by reinforcing your doors for just $5

Did you know that you can stop burglars by reinforcing your doors for just $5 per door? That’s right, by going down to your local hardware store and picking up a security strike plate and some 3 inch screws, you can stop a burglar from kicking down your door. I...
Why do I lose weight when I get the flu?

Why do I lose weight when I get the flu?

I just lost 5 pounds in the last three days. I’ve been sick with the flu. Time to celebrate! Is this a silver lining whenever I get sick? Well, unfortunately it’s not. Chances are, the weight is slowly coming back. In this article, we will answer the...