Lower your Cell Phone Bill and Stick it to the Man

Lower your Cell Phone Bill and Stick it to the Man

If you are looking for ways to save money on your cell phone bill, then read on. It’s getting a whole lot easier lower your cell phone bill and stick it to the man. Negotiate a new deal! Just two month’s ago, my Verizon cell phone bill was at $140 a month...
Voting With Your Retirement Dollars

Voting With Your Retirement Dollars

Good grief!   Can it possibly be election time again?   Billions spent TV ads, yard signs, on the radio – all to buy our vote.   Here’s a news flash candidates – we baby-boomers are a huge voting block and we are savvy enough to assess the candidates...
I’m Never Going Camping!

I’m Never Going Camping!

As a child, camping in Southern California was a way of life.  Dad usually had a tent, camper or trailer, or some such people-sleeper and always a boat.  We’d go to one of the bays in San Diego to water ski, fish, or just go boating to see what we could see. ...
The Zen of Knitting Socks

The Zen of Knitting Socks

For me, knitting is a form of meditation.   I have deep insightful conversations with myself while ignoring the outside world.   Knitting gives me a point of concentration while, in my mind, I solve the world’s problems, have future conversations, and practice...
Do not buy a home in a flood zone – ever

Do not buy a home in a flood zone – ever

You found the perfect home in a cute neighborhood. The kitchen is to die for, and you can walk to all of your favorite coffee shops and restaurants. There’s just one problem, the house is in a flood zone. And with it, you have to pay for flood insurance. You...
Keeping Active as a Senior – Walk!

Keeping Active as a Senior – Walk!

Have you noticed that things are getting harder as we age?   Like getting up off the floor or from your knees?  Maybe you can no longer reach the top shelf in the kitchen or you get out of breath at the simplest little activity?   The depressing fact is that it...