From Health

Thrifty Things You Can Do to Feel Better

As I found out, sometimes feeling better doesn’t take a whole lot of effort or money. For me, just changing my diet was one of the best things I’ve done and helped improve my health tremendously. I’ve been thinking about other – sometimes overlooked – little things we can do to make our lives healthier and better. …

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3 Types of Hobbies

According to Wikipedia (just to flaunt my credibility from the start), a hobby is an “activity, interest, enthusiasm, or amateur pastime that is undertaken for pleasure or relaxation, typically done in one’s leisure time.”  I like how the definition implies that the activity is life-giving. Along with the definition, the site provides over 250 ideas …

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How to Hedge Against Food Inflation

Over the last month I’ve done our family’s grocery shopping and the prices seem to be increasing every week! It is amazing how sneaky these prices will increase too. Whether it be in reducing the quantity you get in a product or paying a few cents more for the products. It’s all inflation! In looking at …

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My Worst Purchase This Year

For years I’ve been looking for a magical solution to painful and annoying flossing. So when I saw it sitting pretty next to the George Foreman Grill and the Vitamix Turboblend at Costco, I had to have it. “If I get it, I’ll floss every day and won’t get bleeding gums the next time I …

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SCORE4Sports: Investing In Our Children Through Sports

This week I need to pause and brag on a bunch of 3rd and 4th grade kids! For the last three years, I’ve been a part of a great basketball organization in the Omaha metro area called, Score4Sports. This past season I had the pleasure of coaching 9 awesome kids.  We focused on learning the …

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How Will Obamacare Affect Me?

Unless you’ve been living in a trailer down by the river in the middle of Nowhere, USA – you’re probably well aware of the Affordable Care Act (or Obamacare as its been so lovingly referred to as) which went into affect October 1st. What you might not be as acquainted with is how it may …

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