Before Embarking on New Home Construction: 5 Things You Should Know

There are two ways you can go when it comes to purchasing a brand new home. You can either buy into a building phase of planned tract homes or you can find a piece of land you love and hire a builder to create your custom home from scratch. Either way, you're going to face some challenges that most home buyers never have to think about. Here are a few things you should know before you decide on new home construction. Newer isn't always better. There seems to be a common misconception that newer Read more [...]

Pick-up Lines Are the Lazy Man’s Way Out

If you’re out at the bar and you spot a woman that you’d like to talk to, what is your first thing that you’ll say to her? If it is some tired excuse for a pick-up line that’s been used by millions of men across the world—stop. Don’t even open your mouth. This may sound harsh, but I’m saving you from potentially humiliating yourself and ruining your chances with having a real conversation with the lady. Let’s be honest here. Pick-up lines rarely, if ever, work. You have to be Read more [...]
Children to Higher Education

Encouraging Children to Pursue Higher Education

The college experience of families comes in numerous configurations.  Some families have had generations of members proudly attend the same school and expect the latest generation to continue the tradition. Other families are dreaming of the day they can watch the very first member of their family take the stage to receive their college diploma. But what all families have in common is motivating a teen to pursue higher education. In the Early Years Create a foundation of subtle expectations. Read more [...]