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10 Legal terms (in plain English) you need to know

Some days when I’m watching TV, or even the news, I hear new words like twerking, YOLO and binge watching and it often sounds like […]

By |December 10th, 2014|
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3 Ways to outwit home intruders

Locks keep out only the honest. – Jewish Proverb

You have deadbolts and possibly even a fence or alarm system. Even with these in place, you may […]

By |November 2nd, 2014|
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3 Things successful singles need more than their married friends

You may be surprised to learn that the U.S. is becoming a nation of single people. Whether unmarried, divorced, or widowed, more and more Americans […]

By |October 16th, 2014|
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Advice for parents with children under 18

As a parent, it’s your job to prepare for the unexpected. Just like you grab an extra diaper on the way out the door, provide […]

By |September 15th, 2014|
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Where is the title?

It’s not uncommon for vehicle collectors, married or not, to be the only ones who really know what they have in their collection and sometimes they are […]

By |August 20th, 2014|
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It’s faster & easier to pass the Torch!

Today, I’m incredibly excited to announce the next generation of The Torch. Thank you for all your wonderful feedback and suggestions. The Torch is now faster, easier and […]

By |July 26th, 2014|
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A Look at the Life, Love, and Courage of a Special Needs Family

A few months ago I had the great pleasure of meeting Ashli Matus George at my sister’s bachelorette party. Ashli works with my sister, and […]

By |June 10th, 2014|
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How To Create a Home Inventory in 5 Easy Steps

Have you ever tried to clean your room, closet or basement and get distracted with all of the cool stuff you own? We spend a […]

By |May 2nd, 2014|
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3 Things Responsible Parents Do

As a new mother to a 16 month old, I never really thought about naming a guardian in a will. Because of my hectic schedule, a […]

By |April 25th, 2014|
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3 Steps to Beating Procrastination Using The Torch

Since the biggest challenge sometimes with anything is simply getting started, I thought I’d share a little humor about procrastination. What type of procrastinator are […]

By |April 11th, 2014|