If you’ve ever wondered whether pets have spirits and souls that live on after their body dies, this is the story of my cat Sunshine, and her visitation from the beyond. Sunshine was 17 when she died. She’d been my …

I was one of those girls that everyone thought would end up as an old maid owning thirty cats. I always had a cat, and no matter where I traveled or moved, my cats went with me. I didn’t ditch …

The night before Thanksgiving had arrived, and it was my job to make the Green Bean Casserole to bring to Thanksgiving dinner at our friend’s house. She was cooking up a feast of turkey, sweet potato casserole, fresh pumpkin pie …

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The real estate closing table — that place where broken deals lie scattered like carcasses in a vulture’s den. Many a deal has fallen apart at the closing table. Many a buyer has had to ante up more money than …

Make the Time to Draft Your Last Will and Testament

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We all know what a will is, but in writing this post one thing jumped out at me – the word “will” itself. Will is an odd word for depicting one’s last wishes for their worldly goods. Perhaps it denotes …

 

3 Simple Concepts to Grow Your Business

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If you want to grow your business, there are three simple concepts that will propel you toward success: set action goals and success goals, reward yourself, and follow the money. While it may sound cliche, it really does work. SET …

 

Be The Laughter

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The pebble in the pond, that’s how we affect the world. If you are happy, you will spread happiness to those around you. Joy and happiness are infectious. If you are miserable, you will suck the joy right out of …

 

The Devil’s Taxes in the Mountain States

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The devil began his journey on Route 666 in Arizona and New Mexico, paid for with tax dollars and officially called the Devil’s Highway. The name has since changed but the legends live on. His visit to Utah was equally …

 

Quit Smoking Method

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Quitting smoking was the hardest thing I’ve ever done. I tried most of the conventional methods of quitting and they didn’t work for me. After many years of trying and failing, I finally had a flash of inspiration and it …

 

Blackbeard the Pirate

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Blackbeard the Pirate… the most notorious pirate in the history of seafaring. According to legend, he struck terror into the hearts of his victims by weaving wicks laced with gunpowder into his hair, and lighting the wicks during battle. Blackbeard …