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NUMBERS: Keeping it 100

I was reading a short post on a friend’s FaceBook page. She was asking her readers if the slang expression “Keep it 100” means tell me the truth? or in actuality, does it mean tell me what I want to hear? My answer: it means tell me the truth, however, I know too many people … Continue reading

Lost in a Sea of Pink This October

As we are well into the month of October, another opportunity presents itself for me to remind you about National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The American Cancer Society (ACS) reports that: v     Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in the United States, after skin cancer. v     It accounts for nearly one (1) … Continue reading

Lower Gas Prices Are A Bright Spot This Columbus Day Weekend

Given the stalemate in Washington, DC with the government shutdown now in its 10th day, lower gas prices and the upcoming Columbus Day Weekend are two reasons to smile. AAA’s Daily Fuel Gauge Report shows the follow update for Thursday, October 10, 2013 [Ref 1]:   National Averages          Regular       Premium Current Average                 $3.351            $3.707 … Continue reading