Yearly Archives: 2017


2018 Goals and Objectives

I love going through my goals and objectives year after year.  It gives me an opportunity to really think about the changes that have occurred over the past year and then in the larger scheme of things the past 9 years of keeping this site active.  My first annual goals post was way back in January of 2009.  I was one year into what turn into a decade+ career, a newlywed, and childless! It is really easy to blink and see how much has changed!  Every year I write mostly specific goals that I can act upon.  For me, this works a [...]

By |2018-01-02T12:59:32+00:00December 29th, 2017|Personal Situation|0 Comments

What Are The Best Ways To Lower Your Car Insurance Coverage Costs In Canada?

When you drive in Canada, it is not just a recommendation that you carry car insurance - it is the law. Vehicle insurance is meant to protect you and your car if you are in an accident. You are legally obligated to report any accident within seven days if you sustain an injury, whether or not you are the driver who is at fault. Based on where you live in Canada, there are different types of policies that you can take out in addition to the minimum required coverage. The only way to make sure that you are fully covered in an [...]

By |2018-01-02T13:07:53+00:00December 27th, 2017|Insurance|0 Comments

How To Protect Your Pipes For The Cold Weather Months

As cold weather makes it way across the United States, places that don’t typically have to worry about frozen pipes might just find themselves doing so. In colder regions, frozen pipes are typically accommodated for with building codes and specifics about where you can and can’t install the pipes. In the southern regions, there aren’t that many regulations, which means that pipes might be more susceptible to freezing if you don’t take special precautions when the temperature dips. If a pipe bursts, not only can it flood your home - it can also disrupt your water service, which is a huge hassle. [...]

By |2018-01-02T15:28:37+00:00December 26th, 2017|Random|0 Comments

How to Come Up With Great Content Ideas When You’re Out of Creative Juice

The unthinkable just happened: as hard as you’re trying, you just can’t seem to come up with new blog ideas to explore. You never thought you’d run out of them, but here you are stuck in a creative block. The worst part about it is that it happened when your blog was finally starting to get some traction. Before you fall into despair, learn that creative block can happen to anyone, especially if you place a lot of emphasis on the quality of your content. So, what can you do when you feel like your creative juices are running dry? Here are [...]

By |2018-01-02T15:30:25+00:00December 23rd, 2017|Blogging|0 Comments

Why Tiny House Building Is The Newest Trend Sweeping Home Construction

Tiny house construction might seem like a new concept, but back in the day, a tiny house was what people could afford and all that they wanted. As a return to only needing what you have and only having what you need, the tiny house is allowing people to ditch their obsession with the material world and find their way back to what really matters: living and communing with nature. So what is so alluring about tiny house construction? It isn’t just about having a minimalist point of view; it also saves you from accumulating things that don’t mean anything, and above [...]

By |2018-01-08T20:57:41+00:00December 21st, 2017|Random|0 Comments