5 Ways to Get Financially Organized for Tax Season (and avoid a nervous breakdown)

5 ways to avoid a nervous breakdown during tax season


Well, once again I’ve been running around like a crazy person trying to get my shit together for my 2015 tax return. Every year I vow to do better, and it just doesn’t happen! This year was even worse because I moved and consequently have had to rummage through every box labeled office. What a nightmare! I’m giving myself a “get financially organized” challenge for the coming year. I’ll let you know how it goes…

Read More

How to visit your kids at college: keep it short and sweet!

How to visit your kids at college

I visited my sons at college this weekend. They are kids numbers three and four who fortunately go to the same university. Kid number one is out college, and number two will graduate in May, so I think I’ve finally got the method down. It’s my opinion that keeping the visit short and sweet is the way to go!

Read More

Saturday Links : Stuff that caught my eye this week


Cool links from the week around the web

1. Love this post on how to add personality to a white kitchen. Style by Emily Henderson

2. Jerry Hall, 59, and Rupert Murdoch, 83, got married after a whirlwind romance. Do they are truly in love? WWD

3. Scientific study shows that mindfulness meditation can change your brain and potentially improve your health. New York Times

4. Ben Affleck’s exes¬†chime in on his midlife crisis tattoo. marie-claire

What caught your eye this week? Feel free to share in the comments

over 50 blogger