Portable North Pole 2012

Make the magic of the holiday season last forever with these new product offerings from Portable North Pole; all are available on www.portablenorthpole.com. As part of Portable North Pole’s Christmas Program, each time a Portable North Pole product is purchased, 5% of the sale price will go directly to affiliated children’s hospitals in the U.S., Canada, UK, ...continue reading

Why I Hate Car Dealerships

Last week, Bill got a phone call on his work cell phone.  It was from a local Dodge dealer or so we thought (it ended up being from, I guess, Chrysler).  They were supposibly looking for my year of a van (2006) with low miles (which I do - only 48,000).  So Bill signed us up to get the van appraised.We went on Saturday night (and because they screwed us ...continue reading

Why We Gave Blood

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Something that I don't like about our nation is that somewhere along the line, we turned into its all about "me".  Unless it directly benefits, somebody they know or them, they will not do it.  I may be a bleeding heart liberal, because I believe in helping others.  One of the ways we can help others is by giving blood.Do I know anyone who needs blood ...continue reading

Top 10 Tips to Cut Car Insurance Costs in Half

This is a guest post. With the economy in its current slump, many people are struggling to find ways to reduce their monthly bills. One bill that people often try to reduce is car insurance. Since car insurance is required by law, you don't have the option of simply cutting it out of your monthly expenses. Instead, try these 10 tips for cutting your car ...continue reading