News

Unreliable Narrator

Unreliable Narrator

Depending on unreliable people can cause heartache in your life.  Depend on yourself, first. First, a footnote.  A reader writes, in response to an earlier posting, that you should "keep your house"" rather than downsize in retirement, as if you go into a nursing home, "Medicaid can't take that house away from you!"  Technically, that might be correct, as Medicaid never takes anyone's house away from them, they can only deny coverage based on your assets.   It is also important to note that they can't take the downsized house away from you, either.  And if your house is worth more...

Read more →


We’re more than a week away from Halloween but for parents, that means it’s already time to start preparing for Christmas decorating

News

We’re more than a week away from Halloween but for parents, that means it’s already time to start preparing for Christmas decorating

And as you are forced to drive around town in order to get a tree, ornaments, wreaths, and mistletoe, you’re going to want to swing by Home Depot because they are selling some awesome Christmas inflatables that will make all of your neighbors extremely jealous and guarantee Santa spends some quality time at your house on his annual flight. Our favorite of the bunch has to be the RV from National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, as we wish we could have the Griswold family over to create some holiday hi-jinks. You can get it for $199 and it might even make a...

Read more →


A Photographer Takes Pictures of Cats "High" on Catnip, and It’ll Be Your New Favorite Thing

Cats Humor Photography

A Photographer Takes Pictures of Cats "High" on Catnip, and It’ll Be Your New Favorite Thing

After photographer Andrew Marttila discovered his old roommate's cat had a minor (read: major) obsession with catnip, he pulled out his camera to try to capture the cat's crazy reactions. Over 100 "high" cats later (who kind of look akin to toddlers with sugar rushes), Marttila, who runs the iamthecatphotographer Instagram account, took enough photos to compile into a book that is going to look amazing on every cat-lover's coffee table. After stumbling upon Marttila on Instagram and promptly laughing hysterically at all of the adorable cat photos on his page, I had to know more - and as it...

Read more →


If you’re thinking about buying an iPhone, you have several models to consider

IPhone IPhone6s IPhone7 IPhoneAndIPad IPhoneSE

If you’re thinking about buying an iPhone, you have several models to consider

Apple offers smartphones of various sizes and capabilities, so you might have trouble deciding between all of them. We’re here to help you find the best iPhone for you. The Best iPhone for Most People: iPhone 11 iPhone 11 iPhone 11 Buy Now On Amazon $699.00 Apple’s tagline for the iPhone 11 is that is contains just the right amount of everything, which sums the device up well. It’s the successor to the iPhone XR, though you might not be able to tell the visual difference between the devices at first. Its 6.1-inch LCD screen is essentially identical to the...

Read more →


Mini Glazed Brownies by Ree Drummond

Mini Glazed Brownies by Ree Drummond

Ree’s latest cookbook, The Pioneer Woman Cooks: The New Frontier, is officially on sale and we’re celebrating with a sweet treat! These mini glazed brownies are filled with chocolaty goodness and are the perfect dessert for the whole family to make and enjoy together. A wife of a cowboy, mother of growing kids, and a businesswoman with a packed work schedule, Ree knows exactly what it means to juggle life’s numerous demands simultaneously. The recipes in this book use everything from a skillet to a Dutch oven to an Instant Pot, so you’ll have a mix of options to suit...

Read more →