Slow Down and Smell the Roses and Just Say No

Do less. We talk about doing less but we never get around to actually doing less. I have learned the fine art of saying No! It is very liberating and creates the time for me to do, well nothing sometimes....more

Excessive Bleeding is a Warning Sign: Mirena IUD

Excessive Bleeding is a Warning SignThe IUD is a form of reversible birth control  and one of the most popular worldwide with almost 150 million users. Mirena must be placed by a medical provider and usually costs between $700-$1200. It contains the hormone Levonorgestrel and has the opposite effects as our own progesterone (which only makes sense really given that progesterone is often called the ‘pregnancy hormone’)....more

Mirena IUD Dangerous Side Effects you Need to Watch For

Bayer Pharmaceuticals make an IUD called “Mirena”. This popular form of birth control has been under fire for the dangerous side effects it is causing. Thousands of lawsuits are pending litigation. Among the many claims of the victims, Bayer is accused of intentionally selling a dangerous product, deceptive advertising and concealing the risk of complications....more

7 Things to Ensure When You’re Buying Home Insurance

For added financial security, your real and personal assets like the house should be covered by an appropriate insurance plan. Is this your first time to purchase home insurance? There are things you have to ensure before penning a particular contract. Below are the top 7 things you have to take note of. These tips are also useful if you are searching for a better and cheaper home insurance plan than your previous policy....more

5 Ways to Help Children Ward Off Stress

Exam season is one of the most stressful there is and for children in the throes of preparation for their big tests, it can be a troublesome time....more

Investing in Real Estate – What You Need to Know


Vermont Real Estate 2014 Overview

Another year is almost at its end and we’re trying to get an idea about the real estate market in Vermont. Located in the northeastern part of the United States, Vermont’s total land area measures 9,609 square miles, including 333 square miles of water area. All year round, you have magnificent scenery and lots of activities to choose from, from trekking to skiing.Overall 2014 tendencies...more

Why Should We Buy a Vacation Home?

There are some people who don’t like going on vacation because of the trouble of finding the perfect accommodation. Whether you like going to the mountains, to the sea or simply finding a quiet place and relaxing between beautiful hills, it’s always soothing getting away from daily stress and problems.Have you ever thought of buying a vacation home? Buying a vacation house: the advantages...more
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Chasing The Good Life

Attaining the good life... can it be boiled down into a formula?  Many say it is the intersection of 4 things: Health, Wealth, Love and Happiness....more

Discovering the Beauty of Vermont

Vermont, found in the northeast corner of New England is all about pastoral mountains, rich farmland and a deep sense of history and culture. A gathering of small towns, Vermont is divided into three regions: northern, central and southern Vermont....more