Author:Cindy Hartman

How Long Will It Last?

  Does it seem that you're replacing items in your house way too often? It certainly can keep you busy making sure your inventory remains updated, can't it?   We thought it might be helpful to learn what the "standard" life expectancy is for some of...

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It CAN Happen To You

It seems that there are an increased number of house and business fires recently, where the owners do not have insurance.   Is it that with social media, we learn more about everything and everybody?   Could it be because there are more fires than normal?   Or...

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Odds and Ends

The best gift I ever got was a box of rocks.   (Yes, really.)   It was my fortieth birthday and my childhood friend, Sarah, had recently returned from a trip to the seashore with her kids.   She presented me with this beautiful blue box.   Inside were...

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Home Improvement – A Big Decision

  There are many reasons for a home improvement project. Your plan might be as simple as painting a few rooms, as large as adding on additional living areas, or somewhere in between. Before beginning the project, it's a good idea to determine the cost...

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Preserving Your Memories

Our life is made of memories, some good and some not. We are who we are because of these memories and the paths we have taken. Some of our memories started as dreams we had for ourselves, and living my dream is when I realized...

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