Protect your real estate investment by getting title insurance

When you take the necessary steps to buy a property, it’s normal to assume that the person or company you’re dealing with is offering you a fair deal. You certainly deserve to feel that the writing you receive is valid and correctly worded. To ensure that their interests in these types of transactions are properly protected, many investors like to […]

Bertha Koessler-Ilg and her Mapuche Indian tales

“COUNT THE MAPUCHE PEOPLE” (The Mapuche people tell stories) by Bertha Koessler born Ilg Published by Mare Nostrum Ltda., Santiago – Chile, 2006 Edited by Rolf Foerster Gonz├ílez Translated by Lieselotte Schwarzenberg M., Ph.D. ISBN, complete edition: 978-84-96391-10-9 ISBN, first volume: 978-84-96391-11-6 Printed in Chile Although the translation of these books from German into Spanish had been requested and completed […]

Warm winter travel destinations for Canadians

Ask Canadians where they’re headed for winter vacation and chances are you’ll hear cruises to Mexico, Cuba, the Dominican Republic and the Caribbean. These tourist spots are quite hot among Canadians, due to their sun-kissed beaches and mildly warm climate. Industry experts agree that tourism demand for all these places is reaching an all-time high due to the luxurious accommodation, […]

How can I be sure that I will go to heaven when I die?

One of Jesus’ disciples named Thomas asked this very question and it is recorded for us in the Gospel of John (Chapter 14 vs. 5 and 6). Thomas said (to Jesus): “Lord, we don’t know where you are going, so how can we know the way?” Jesus replied, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes […]

In search of the best atlas of the world

Every home needs a good world atlas. While MapQuest, Yahoo Maps, and Google Maps may have outperformed traditional street maps for our directional needs, there will always be a place for a good, full-color hardback atlas. You can read at-a-glance profiles of different countries or cities, get travel tips, reference information, teach kids about other places and cultures, or just […]

Make sure your case study is relevant

For many years, I have used the same case study in a seminar to teach managers how to train their employees to improve performance. Fortunately, it has resonated with participants in the past, so I had no idea it needed to be revised. Recently, I had a rude awakening when the class (made up of participants with similar roles and […]

Exposed offers to remodel kitchen cabinets

Remodeling kitchen cabinets can improve the value of your home and substantially enhance the joy of working in your kitchen. If you live in an older home and have some kitchen cabinets that may be less than desirable to look at right now. Or maybe they don’t even work properly anymore. There are a few things you can do that […]

All season cash fantasy football leagues

The daily/weekly fantasy football leagues get the most press today, but are still FAR in the minority of desired games that fantasy football participants like to play. Long before then, most people who play fantasy football will register their private, season-long fantasy football leagues and join their public, season-long fantasy football leagues. For those who want to take advantage of […]

Infertility in the 1960s, Horrors and Miracles: My Personal Story

I was a teenager in the middle of the last century. Those were the days before support groups. Sensitivity to other people’s problems didn’t seem to be top of mind. And personal matters were mostly kept hidden. As you read through this story, you will come across many cases of insensitivity that, fortunately, are mostly unknown today. At the beginning […]

Saint Teresa illuminates the soul through spiritual communion with the saints

This beautiful nun swore she would come down and shower roses before she died at a very young age. The more I learn about Saint Teresa, the more I understand that she has the ability to communicate with us and even bring us into communion with the saints in heaven. She brings roses to those who seek her help. Saint […]