Clean Carpets in Winter? Really?

This is the time of the year when you may wonder if it makes sense to get your carpets cleaned. Great question! But first, let’s think about this logically. Does it make sense to clean your wood or tile floors in the winter? Does it make sense to clean your bed linens in winter? So […]

Recipe: Old Fashioned Gingerbread

Ingredients: ½ cup white sugar½ cup butter1 egg1 cup molasses2 ½ cups all-purpose flour1 ½ teaspoons baking soda1 teaspoon ground cinnamon1 teaspoon ground ginger½ teaspoon ground cloves½ teaspoon salt1 cup hot water

Can We Go Home Now?

Shopping Strategies with Small Children Holiday shopping can be chaotic, tiring, and frustrating. It becomes even more so when you have a small child with you, both for you and your child. These tips will help you cope with the job of holiday shopping with a little one. Respect Limits Children have only a short […]

Seniors Face Financial Vulnerability

Geriatrics experts report in the Annals of Internal Medicine that treating older patients means doing more than just treating their physical conditions. Doctors can be a first-line defense to help senior citizens from losing their control over their finances. Age-Associated Financial Vulnerability (AAFV) can result from health-related issues, including dementia, hearing or vision loss, or […]