STOP Feeding the Trolls

You are spending more and more time on social media. Whether you are 16 or 60, you are being targeted by these online lurkers feeding you misinformation and using you to spread it. You can stop the madness and still maintain your social media presence. Here are some...

Ten Ways to Cut Energy Costs

Everyone is tightening their belts these days. There are some ways to save on your energy costs while you work from home or look for that new job. Here are 10 of them. Turn down your water heater The water heater accounts for 14-18% of your energy costs! Reduce the...

Cut Spending: Less Is More

The layoffs, the uncertainty of returning to work, the furloughs of indefinite time, require you to trim your budget, but how? It can be the little things that you do that add up to a leaner budget. These changes can become new good habits when you return to regular...

Higher Education… Can you make it more affordable?

As the world of higher education reopens, you or a family member may be contemplating should I go back in person, should I try distance learning, or how can I make getting a degree less expensive? There are options. Whether you no longer want to travel across the...

How to Make Homemade Ice Cream

It is getting warm and you may be looking for refreshment and something new to do with the family. How about making your own ice cream? Here’s how. You will need: 4 cups of ice1 cup of rock salt1 cup half & Half11/2 tbsp sugar1 tsp vanilla extract2 quart sized...