More Foreclosures

More Foreclosures

Homeowners associations, the enforcers of neighborhood paint colors, holiday decorations and trash bins, are leading the latest surge in Phoenix-area foreclosures. HOAs foreclosing on hundreds of Phoenix-area homeowners for as little as $1,200 HOAs are foreclosing on...
How to work with your housecleaner

How to work with your housecleaner

  Do you crave a housecleaner?  Who doesn’t?  There are a few simple things you need to know before you take the plunge. Hate cleaning your house? No one could blame you: There’s precious little fun in scrubbing toilets. Or wiping down grime-streaked windows to...
Are Garageless Homes the Future?

Are Garageless Homes the Future?

  Are Garageless Homes the Future? Self-autonomous vehicles are expected to be available commercially within the next five years, and by 2030, driverless cars could make up as much as 60 percent of U.S. auto sales, according to estimates from Goldman Sachs. WOW will...
Buy Local

Buy Local

  I originally posted this in 2011…I still think it is a great Christmas idea but also a way of life all year long. There are a few movements to buy local. This helps our community. The original post focused on avoiding foreign made. I want to expand that idea....
Internet scams

Internet scams

            Internet scams….oh my teeth are on edge at the thought.  Beware…beware …beware.  A simple click can cause a world of trouble for you. Here are nine internet scams to keep you top of mind : Fake prizes, sweepstakes, gifts, lottery scams....
Dog and Cat First Aid Kit

Dog and Cat First Aid Kit

Dog and Cat First Aid Kit We all love our pets, but are you ready for a CATastrophy or a doggy dilemma.  We should all have a dog and cat first aid kit handy.   Life is full of surprises and we need to be prepared. The list is pretty simple, a trip to your local...