How Local Should Your Real Estate Agent Be?

We recently closed escrow on a home in the city of Buckeye that we helped a first-time buyer secure. They kindly sent a note thanking us for helping to make the experience as smooth as possible. They also stated how glad they were to have stuck with us, even as friend and colleagues were pressuring…

Jesus Is The Morning Star

Jesus is the light of the morning that takes away darkness. Anywhere the light of Christ shines, it will penetrate and remove darkness. When we ask Jesus to come into our lives, His light shines in our hearts to purify us of every evil deed. It is only the light of Jesus that can truly…

We Were Once

If statistics are correct, the majority of us will say good-bye to a spouse or two before we are through with our journey in the here and now. We grow and change, they do not; They grow and change, we do not. It is all a matter of perspective and probably the most basic "he…

Prayer Tip – Pray Believing

Try an experiment the next time you pray. Just believe. Jesus said to pray believing. Have faith. Act as if you have trust. Listen for the desires of God. Watch for answers to your requests. Watch for the ways God guides you. Be open to possibilities. Look for opportunities and take action upon them. In…

Fun With Fondue

When you're craving comfort food, fondue is always a favorite. Popular in America in the 1970's, fondue is back with an urban twist that tempts the palate with much more than the plain cheese, hot oil and simple chocolate pots of yore. Originating in Switzerland many centuries ago, Fondue (Fawn-DOO) is French for the word…

Air Ozone Purifiers – Are They Good Or Bad?

Ozone is like the sun. Without ozone you would die. Yet too much can affect your health. So when air purifier companies try to sell you that ozone air purifiers are “death machines” or ‘healthy air miracles” the truth is somewhere in the middle. How The Controversy Started A year ago Consumer Reports claimed the…

Preparing A Turkey Dinner

For some reason, it looks like there is always a holiday right around the corner and with these holidays, come families and family gatherings. So it's inevitable that it's going to be your turn to cook that family feast. Whether you're a seasoned pro or it's your first time hosting the gathering, preparing a turkey…

Preparing Items for Decoupage

Wood Lightly sand any rough spots. Fill rough spots and holes with wood filler and then sand. Wipe with a damp sponge. If you want a stained background, use a water-soluble, alcohol-based wood stain. You may need to seal the wood. You can apply your cutout directly onto untreated wood, but it’s better to apply…