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14
Jan

Eco Travel, Traveling Green

  For your next trip, think green. Green and sustainable, that is. From the hotel to your meals, modes of travel and activities, your trip can center around your concern for the environment. Check out these tips:   Save jet fuel. Try to plan as few layovers as possible. Also, pack light since heavier planes use more fuel.   Green

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14
Jan

Restorative Yoga—Long and Easy Stretching

Whether you have been curious about yoga, but have never tried it, or if you’re a seasoned yogi and are looking for something new, restorative yoga has something for everyone. This gentle yoga uses props like blocks, blankets, and straps. Stretches and poses are held for a longer period of time, which can yield many benefits. Here are a few

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14
Jan

Putt Your Way to a Better Game

You should always focus on the parts of your game that will yield the highest return in lowering your scores. Your chances of making a 15-footer aren’t all that good, so why would you use your precious time to practice those putts? You should be focusing on the putts you actually have a decent chance of making. Based on recent

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14
Jan

Tax Benefit and Credits: FAQs for Retirees

Lots of questions can come up about income taxes after one has retired. Listed are answers to just a few common questions for retired taxpayers.   What types of income are taxable? Some common types of taxable income: military retirement pay, all or part of pensions and annuities, all or part of Individual Retirement Accounts (IRA), unemployment compensation, gambling income,

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14
Jan

Recipe Of The Week

Perfect Pizza Popovers 6 Servings   Ingredients:   3 – 4 Tbsp. butter or olive oil to grease pan 4 large eggs 1 Cup milk ¼ Cup pre-made pizza sauce 1 ½ Cups flour ¼ tsp. salt ½ tsp. onion powder ½ tsp. garlic powder ½ – 1 tsp. pizza seasoning (depending on taste) 1 Cup shredded mozzarella (or try

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14
Jan

Quote Of The Week

“The key is not to prioritize what’s on your schedule, but to schedule your priorities.” — Stephen R. Covey

14
Jan

Markets Relax and Rally

Weekly Update – January 14, 2019 After months of volatility, markets relaxed a bit last week. For the first time since October, the S&P 500 went 5 days without a 1% gain or loss.[i] The Cboe Volatility Index, or VIX, also fell to lower than 20—in December, it spiked above 35.[ii]   For the week, the S&P 500 added 2.54%,

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7
Jan

Energy Saving Tips in the Kitchen

Appliances and hot water account for a big part of energy use in your home. So, the kitchen is a great place to start saving energy. Here are a few kitchen energy saving tips:   Leave the faucet on the cold side when using small amounts of water. When the lever is in the “hot” position, it still draws hot

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7
Jan

5 Health Benefits of Owning a Dog

It’s true: America loves dogs. Besides our four-legged best friends being cute, friendly, and always glad to see us, they offer a whole host of health benefits to keep our spirits up, help to combat loneliness, and have an excuse to get outside for some fresh air and exercise. Here are a few added benefits of canine ownership:   Pet

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7
Jan

Zero In On Your Impact Location

When your club makes contact with the ball, and the ball gets its marching orders, this is “the moment of truth.” Most golfers are unaware of where they are making impact with their irons and woods, and it’s extremely important information. The next time you are on the range, mark the head of your irons with a dry erase marker

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