Once upon a Time! (A Legendary True Story)

Once upon a Time! (A Legendary True Story)

Not too long ago, I had a dream. This was months after a long relationship ended with a parting of the ways and I found myself once again open to developing a new relationship. Not something that happens right away for sure.

Raising Readers - Take Time To Look At The Pictures

Raising Readers - Take Time To Look At The Pictures

Take time with your child(ren) to look at what the pictures of books are telling you. The images tell you a lot about what is happening and give children cues for the words being read. Talking about the images also increases oral language skills which has been found to be an important part of academic success. Pictures in storybooks are important for many reasons and help to bring out the joy of reading.

8 Powerful Ways Women Can Shine in a Male-Dominated Industry

8 Powerful Ways Women Can Shine in a Male-Dominated Industry

Even in our fast-paced world, some things take longer to change. One hundred and fifteen years after the Suffragettes fought for the right to vote, many women still aren’t treated equally in all areas of society. The workplace is one area where these disadvantages are apparent. Certain fields like tech, finance and politics are still dominated by men. However, you can help to change this. Here’s how!

Relax your mind and body

Relax your mind and body

Counting down can help lead to relaxation. When you are feeling overwhelmed or frustrated, find a quiet space and take the time to count down. If you are able, try relaxing a body part for each count. You will feel more relaxed and ready to take on the task at hand.

Raising Readers - Special Messages

Raising Readers - Special Messages

Over the years, I have received books as gifts. The ones I have treasured the most are the ones inscribed by the giver. When giving a gift to someone, take the time and write a personal note inside - possibly sharing your favourite part of the story or something you learned while reading it. These special messages will be treasured for years to come!

Is a Jackson National Lifeguard Freedom 6 variable annuity a good investment?

Is a Jackson National Lifeguard Freedom 6 variable annuity a good investment?

This is the question one of our clients asked recently.  A good friend in the business had recommended they consider putting a chunk of their savings into the Jackson National Lifeguard Freedom 6 variable annuity and they did what we ask all of our clients to do, call us or contact us with your questions so we can give you our unbiased independent third party point of view.