Monthly Archives June 2017

Does Your Parent Need to Move Into an Assisted Living Facility?

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The story of a beginning of a farming empire.
You know when your uncle turned 21 his dad took him aside and said here is 20 acres of land and a bushel of oat seed. Your uncle never never looked back.

The story of speeding
Every interstate ride reminded your father to tell you the same story. The first interstate I ever drove on was in Jack Ward?s Cadillac. We had a week off work and took the interstate to visit some of his relatives. We stayed there for the weekend but we had to get back to work. It was the first time I ever rode in a car that went 100 miles an hour. But Jack did it that day. Just once. He wanted to see what it felt like. He may have done it again sometime, but I was never with him when he did it.
The story of change
Your father?s decisio

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Want to Know the Secret to Hosting a Successful Party?

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Are you organizing an outdoor wedding or wedding reception? Or perhaps you’re planning a coming-of-age party for a young person in your family circle, such as a Bar Mitzvah, Bat Mitzvah, or Sweet 16. There are so many other types of celebrations that you may want to host, such as graduation, retirement, and work promotion parties.

In addition to creating the guest list, you’ll need to send out invitations. Then there’s choosing just the right menu along with special activities. With all these details to take care of, it makes sense to choose a rental company that can provide the party tents, furniture, linens, and more.

Whatever type of backyard party that you’ll be hosting, you want to work with a quality rental company. Since these companies have experience in the business, they will be able

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Keep Your Outdoor Living Spaces Clutter-Free with a Custom Amish Shed

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Are you outgrowing your house’s storage space? What about your garage’s? Whether you’ve lived in your home for decades and have a growing family, or have just moved into a new home with minimal storage space, it may be time to have a few new storage sheds constructed.

Were you aware that you can have custom Amish sheds built for your storage needs? These 100% hand-crafted wood sheds can be built to your specifications, and will usually last for 15 to 20 years.

As with Amish patio and other furniture, custom Amish sheds can be constructed out of a variety of fine woods. In addition to cedar and cherry, you may also be interested in having a shed and outdoor furniture made out of hickory, maple, oak, or w

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Whatever Your New Home Needs Might Be, a Mortgage Broker Can Help You Get Them

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There are very few people who can flat out write a check for the sale price of a new house. Very few people have that kind of cash on hand. The average sale price for a home in March of 2016 was $186,000 and that is the average for the whole of the Untied States. Of course, there are pockets of real estate that sell for more and places that traditionally sell for less, but in any event, it is not a common occurrence for a homebuyer to pay all cash for their new home.

In fact, in all of 2016, 14% of people who purchased a home financed 100% of the entire cost. Whatever the financial situation might be for the buyer, whether they simply do not have the cash up front or do not want to end up cash poor in the end, finding the best possible mortgage for their new property is their main concern.

Whether the propert

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Building A Home In Central Florida and Enjoy It For Years To Come


Your home is much more than a place you sleep and store your stuff. It?s a place where memories are made, families grow, and a safe haven away from work, school, and any other activities that don?t involve sleeping. When you make the big step, and choose the house that you want to grow in, there are a lot of things to take into account, including the location, size, and affordability. Studies show that 48% of buyers interested in brand new homes cite ?energy-efficiency? as their most desired feature. New home designs are becoming more and more popular amongst millennials, especially townhouses. At 23%, millennials are the most likely to look at townhouses.

It also app

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Are You Looking for a Way to Share Your Goods with Others?

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The difference between the haves and the have nots in our country seems to be growing. And while the size of this problem may seem like something we have not seen before, the fact of the matter is that the distinction between those who have much and those who have little has always been a situation to consider.

Luck is not chance by the poet Emily Dickinson and the Fortune Magazine June 2017 article highlighting NASA’s announcement of a new class of astronauts raise the question of luck and how it applies to the lives we lead. Although Dickinson seems to be battling with the ideas that there is or is not only luck, only toil, the U.S. public cannot help but wonder about the amount of both luck and work that go into the selection process. The fact that only 12 people are selected fr

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Three Women’s Health Issues You Shouldn’t Ignore

First stages of menopause

It is easy for womens health issues to take a backseat to the demands of life. Too many women neglect nagging issues and leave them for too long, but it is important not to ignore the signs and symptoms that something is happening to your body. Here are three womens health issues every woman should know about:

Polycystic ovarian syndrome

As much as 8% to 20% of the global female population suffer from Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) — in fact the Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Awareness Association estimates there are over 7 million sufferers in the US alone. PCOS impacts a number of areas of a woman’s health including her hormones, her fertility, her menstrual cycle, heart, blood vessels and even her appearance. It is a disease that has serious impact on a woman’s life. PCOS results in th

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5 Tips for the Beginner to Spruce up the Backyard


Do you dream of spending relaxing time in your backyard? Yet, when you actually go into your backyard, you are left feeling overwhelmed and unsatisfied with the condition of it? Approximately 83% of Americans think having a yard is important and 90% of those with a yard think it is important that it is also well maintained. Yet, the majority of Americans do not know how to create a welcoming backyard space. Take these beginner landscaping tips and turn them into a backyard space that you can enjoy.

Keep the lawn maintained
Keeping your lawn maintained is one of the first steps to a welcoming backyard. If the grass is long, you can attract bugs and other rodents. A freshly cut grass

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Buying A New Home? 4 Need to Know Tips

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Buying a new home can be an exciting endeavor, especially for first time home buyers, but it can also become overwhelming fairly quickly. Looking through new houses for ?the one? isn’t as simple as you may think, there are several factors you want to keep in mind to optimize your experience. Preventing yourself from getting sucked into the hype that, in the real estate world, can suck you in and leave you dazed and wondering how you ended up where you landed once the dust settles. With that being said, here are the top four tips you’re going to want to know before diving in:

Take your time: Once you decide on your new home, make no mistake,

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Are You Ready to Look for Your First Home?

Home homes for sale

It feels like a major accomplishment.
While many of your friends were taking grand vacations and going on lavish shopping sprees, you stayed back and worked an extra shift. While your friends were constantly trading in their cars for the newest and latest models, you kept driving the paid in full car that got you through college. You did not keep yourself back from all of the fun, but you opted out of the expensive plans. When your friends were spending the day on a long bike ride with a reward of tacos at the end of the night, you went. When the college gang met for a weekend of beach volleyball and some kayaking, you went. But when the plans were elaborate and expensive, you passed and found a way to earn a little bit of extra money while your friends were on their adventure.
After four years of

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