Time To Start Planning for Retirement

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Where do I begin?

By Guest Blogger:  Michelle Quay

Although most of us recognize the importance of sound retirement planning, few of us embrace the nitty-gritty work involved. With thousands of investment possibilities, complex rules governing retirement plans, and so on, most people don’t even know where to begin. Here are some suggestions to help you get started. read more

Ancient, Edgy and Industrial Patina, Pink and Punk! Today’s Home Fashion Spotlight from The Atlanta Gift & Home Furnishings Market from New Leaf Interiors

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Ancient, Edgy and Industrial Patina, Pink and Punk!

By Guest Blogger;  Karen Kaplan of New Leaf Interiors

Last month’s Atlanta Gift and Home Furnishings Market offered a myriad of great design.  While there are always options of going your own way in design and doing what you love in your own home regardless of trends, there are some recurring themes each year and these were the ones that stood out this week. read more

Burnout: Are You Feeling the Burn?

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Physical fatigue, irritability, and heaviness of spirit

By Guest Blogger:  Robbi Crawford

Physical fatigue, irritability, heaviness of spirit, mental fogginess, and emotional unavailability are all on the menu when the burn is simmering.

The burn is real. It’s something I’ve intentionally worked on learning to keep at bay or eliminate altogether for over 15 years. read more