The year was 1988 and I was expecting my first child. A mere child myself at the young age of 24, I was more than a bit nervous. As an avid reader, I did what any other first time mother-to-be would do, I purchased the popular book - What to Expect When You’re Expecting. The How-To guide was 587 … [Read more...] about Beware of the Guide Books
My family and I do not go camping (not a surprise to anyone who knows me). However, we have started to hike with our dog, Taxi, in the nearby Ramapo Mountains on weekends. On a recent hike, I was reminded of the story regarding human nature and hikers. If you have ever hiked in dense forest … [Read more...] about Reasons to Hire a Financial Advisor
One of the most significant days of the year occurs the second Sunday of May. That day of course is Mother’s Day. As everyone struggles to find the perfect gift for their perfect mother, many may choose to purchase a bouquet of flowers. Mother’s Day accounts for one-fourth of the floral purchases … [Read more...] about Happy Mother’s Day!