Home Security

Years ago home security was fulfilled by having a dog and a weapon. Then along came alarm systems, monitored alarm systems, and the progression continues. Many people have heard of Ring Video Doorbell systems even if they do not have them installed. Now Ring and others like them are introducing even more product offerings. A company named Maximus Lighting is releasing a dual camera video doorbell that projects to provide a wider area of view due to the two cameras and their placement. This option should help better identify anything coming, or going near the door of a home where it is installed. Besides regular …

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Flowers and Landscaping for Spring

This month is a great time to get out in the yard and work on a new look for the spring. If there are old leaves in the yard, it is time to get them out of there. Next, look for any sticks, rough looking mulch, or other debris and clean them up. Check trees for any limbs that appear ready to fall (cut them if they are) and then prepare to evaluate all areas for needed improvement. It is now time for planning, purchasing, planting and spreading. For the planning, look at the areas that could use extra color, border, …

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April Sports

The crack of a bat, bounce of a basketball, the swing of a golf club and a roar of engines are all signs of April. For fans of multiple sports April is a great time of the year. If you enjoy basketball then your eyes will be virtually glued to the Final Four the first weekend in April. If you enjoy motor sports, then the return of the Indy Grand Prix of Alabama on the first weekend of April probably interests you. If NASCAR is more your speed, then the GEICO 500 taking place in Talladega the last weekend of the …

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Grilled Sliders

Spring is now with us, and it is time to start grilling outside again (if you ever stopped). This month I will be sharing a couple of different delicious slider recipe options for you to enjoy. Dry-rub Chicken Sliders with Eggplant, Oyster Mushrooms and Gorgonzola Cheese Perfect little appetizer bites to please the whole family or your guests! Also great for parties or even as a main dish. Servings: 2 Ingredients 4 De-Boned Chicken Thighs (skin on) 2 tsp Smoked Sweet Paprika (or Plain Sweet Paprika) 1 tsp Ground Coriander 2 tsp Fine Sea Salt 1 Sprinkle of Ground Black Pepper 3 to 4 Oyster Mushrooms (shredded) 1 tsp Olive Oil 4 Slices Small Eggplant …

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Estate Planning

At the start please note that the information in this article provides ideas and should not be considered as professional advice. Consult with your financial and legal licensed professionals for discussions on your specific situation. As possessions and wealth accumulate, everyone needs to make sure they give those assets to the people they want to receive them, at the right time, and with the least burden. If we believe that we do not have to do anything and everything will work out when we pass away, then our heirs will be in for many difficult issues. If we do not have a …

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