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Finances

What Being Debt Free Might Mean for Your Future

What Being Debt Free Might Mean for Your Future

We live in a credit-based society, one where accumulating assets often coupled with accumulating accompanying debt. Buying a home? Sign on the line for a 30-year mortgage. New car? A bit of money down, plus a five-year loan. Starting a business? Visit your local bank for that small business loan. […]

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Arts and Entertainment

Two Good Men

Two Good Men

  Kevin Costner and Tom Berenger each earned an Emmy for their roles in the History Channel’s Hatfields and McCoys mini-series. Kevin Costner is not known as a TV star – he’s a movie star. However, he has never before won an award for acting.  His Dances with Wolves wins […]

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Anti-Aging, Experts

Connecting to the Center

Connecting to the Center

What does it mean to be centered? In Qi Gong terms, it signifies having energy in the center of the body. The center is called Dan Tien, which means “elixir field” and a place to store energy. Think of the Dan Tien as a reservoir and a place of inner […]

by × September 30, 2012 × 3 comments

Travel

Fall Foliage – the Road Less Traveled

Fall Foliage – the Road Less Traveled

There are many well-known places to go to see fall foliage, but there are also some destinations that are a well-kept secret.  While others head off to New England and Vermont, take the road less traveled and visit West Virginia this year. Nearly 80% of West Virginia is covered in […]

by × September 29, 2012 × 3 comments

Travel

Fall Weekend Getaways in California

Fall Weekend Getaways in California

With summer officially over, and cooler weather on the way, it’s time to indulge in a little Fall fun planning. The kids are back in school, the hordes have left the beaches and there are interesting places to go and things to see.  If you live in an area where […]

by × September 27, 2012 × 8 comments

Fashion

SWOFTIES – the new trend for singles over fifty

SWOFTIES – the new trend for singles over fifty

Seems many single women over fifty are not quite ready for the twinsets and knitting needles Nana image. Dubbed Swofties – Single Women Over Fifty – hot boomers in London are wearing designer clothes and heading out to the hot night spots. The London Daily Mail reports that research, commissioned […]

by × September 27, 2012 × 4 comments