4 Life Events That Require You To Update Your Will

4 Life Events That Require You To Update Your Will

By Linda E. Becker, Esq. I always encourage my clients to develop an estate plan early and then to review and update that estate plan regularly.  Many things can change throughout your life, and your estate plan needs to change with it.  When your life changes, your will should, too. Here are four significant life events(…)

How To Prepare Yourself For When Your Child Leaves For College

How To Prepare Yourself For When Your Child Leaves For College

By Vicki Little As much as each age and stage prepares our children for the next phase of life, we too have learned a lot as we watch them grow. That sleepless third trimester prepared us for the sleep deprivation we would soon face. That half day of Kindergarten eased us into the full day(…)

6 Fun Activities To Enrich Your Child’s Summer

6 Fun Activities To Enrich Your Child’s Summer

By Vicki Little Summer is here, which means you have approximately five minutes before you begin hearing the dreaded, “I’m so bored, Mom!” While it seems easier to just let our children veg in front of video games, we know this is the first step down the summer slide of learning loss. Every day doesn’t(…)

Will Our Kids Ever Learn To Just Sit And Think?

Will Our Kids Ever Learn To Just Sit And Think?

By Vicki Little If you didn’t know better, you might think that digital screens have become a commodity needed for daily survival. They invade our dinner tables, our car rides, even our play dates. Kids as young as age 5 spend  time with other children watching one another play on a tablet instead of using(…)

If Only They’d Known: 5 Tips For New Dads From Experienced Fathers

If Only They’d Known: 5 Tips For New Dads From Experienced Fathers

There’s no single how-to manual for being a good dad but experienced fathers from select Watermark Retirement Communities coast to coast are offering advice as their Father’s Day gift to young dads. Having finished raising their children decades ago, these fathers are great dads who admit they might have done a few things differently had they(…)

A Dad Candidly Explains How To Get A Vasectomy Part 1

A Dad Candidly Explains How To Get A Vasectomy Part 1

By Jared Ewy Tomorrow I’m getting a vasectomy, or so I hope. If America’s terrible insurance has done anything, it’s made getting the actual procedure a piece of cake. No one really wants an incision on their scrotum, but I’ve been putting this off for too long. I finally get to the eve of the(…)

A Dad Describes His Vasectomy (Hilarious) Part 2

A Dad Describes His Vasectomy (Hilarious) Part 2

By Jared Ewy Dr. Jeremy Weiss held me in his gaze and stressed the importance of taking the time to heal. I felt something like wisdom, but it turned out it was my teeth. My long-departed wisdom teeth chattered across the gummy chasm, reminding me of an incident that made Dr. Weiss’ lecture so painfully(…)