Category : Lifestyle

Financially Helping Your Adult Children Can Be a Bad Idea

By BARRY SPARKS It’s only natural to want to help your children financially, even when they become adults. Parents don’t want to see their adult children struggle with day-to-day expenses or long-term debt. Nearly 3 in 4 parents with adult…

0 Comments / 33 View / March 31, 2020

Everyone Experiences Stress and Anxiety

I can’t tell you how many times I’ve had people say this to me after hearing that I help those with anxiety and panic attacks. While it’s true that everyone experiences stress in their life — which, by the way,…

0 Comments / 168 View / March 1, 2020

Preparing Your House for Sale: Home Sellers Guide

It can be easy to feel overwhelmed by the multiple details necessary to sell a home. However, with a concise plan and proper execution, it can be possible to get things ready in a short time and start attracting buyers. Outlined…

0 Comments / 37 View / February 1, 2020

In Pursuit of the Big 5

Our adventure to Botswana started with the desire to go on an African photo safari. We soon discovered there were too many safari choices, so we decided to consult with an expert and used Zicasso to find a travel agent…

0 Comments / 140 View / December 31, 2019

The Amazing, Awe-inspiring Amazon River and Rainforest

The Amazon River is about 4,000 miles long, runs through seven countries in South America, and stretches to more than 120 miles in width during the wet season. Two major rivers, the Ucayali and the Marañón, are generally believed (Brazil…

0 Comments / 27 View / December 2, 2019

Long-Term Care and the Insurance Need

Curious about long-term care insurance and if it is worth it? Let me answer common questions perhaps you and others have about long-term care insurance. What is Long-Term Care? Long-term care describes a range of services you may need to…

0 Comments / 56 View / November 1, 2019

The Chance of You Not Having a Great Day? Zero to None!

The last Women’s Expo of the year will be held on Nov. 9 at the Carlisle Expo Center, and it’s sure to be exciting. I don’t know how it got to be November already, but that means the holidays are…

0 Comments / 35 View / November 1, 2019

Grab the Girls and Share in the Fun

Ladies, where can you go with your friends, family, or coworkers for a fun day out that is designed for women of all ages and who have varied interests? The Women’s Expo! And there’s one near you this fall. WellSpan…

0 Comments / 41 View / October 1, 2019

The Best Way to Support Your Kid’s Coach? Let Them Do Their Job

I officially became a “soccer mom” last year when my 8-year-old daughter joined the town soccer team. She loves playing the sport and interacting with the other girls.  Being part of the team has entailed traveling to other towns. Sometimes we’ve witnessed other…

0 Comments / 29 View / September 1, 2019

What Age is Best for Your Tween or Teen to Have a Cellphone?

“Everyone has a cellphone but me,” whined my 12-year-old daughter. “Your twin brother doesn’t have one either,” I responded. A variation of this same conversation had been going on between us for years. Since my twins have lost their North…

0 Comments / 64 View / August 1, 2019