When It Is Your Time To Go

Brought to you by Genworth.Sometimes real life makes you have conversations you weren't expecting to have. If you haven't heard yet, Paul Walker is dead. He's the celebrity that was in the Fast and Furious series of movies. He was 40 years old and was involved in an accident. He was the passenger in the car, and both he and the driver died. After much ...continue reading

Where are you retiring?

It is important that everyone has a comfortable and safe place to live after they retire. Those who have health problems may need someone to keep an eye on them and ensure that their basic needs are met. While not everyone needs to be watched on a regular basis, a ride to doctor's appointments or a friendly phone call reminding a resident to take a medication ...continue reading

Helicopter Crash

Did you all hear about the helicopter crash that happened in Aurora, IL on Thursday?  I get upset everytime I hear about it, and since it is fairly local, it hits home.  We use to live in Aurora near Copley Hospital where I think this happened.  Also, as a mother, it breaks my heart to hear of a little one dying.  The little girl (who was one) was being taken ...continue reading

Flying Nowadays

If you read my travel blog, I outlined all the airlines and the baggage fees that they (the airlines) are now collecting.  I seriously swear it is getting to the point that if you have the wrong color bag, they are going to charge.  A lot of the airlines are also charging for blankets, pillows, soft drinks, water, and anything else you can think off.  In this ...continue reading