Author Archive | Janet Corniel

College Freshman girl

Campus Tours

Many parents will be taking their children to campus tours of the colleges they have short listed.  Campus tours are a valuable experience and is worth doing, if it fits into your budget.  First hand experience of the school and community is so important in making the right choice for your college student.  It is … [Continue Reading]

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Waldo Canyon Fire

Emergency Preparedness

With the Black Forest Fire raging in Colorado Springs and The Waldo Canyon Fire fresh in our memory I thought this would be a timely repost. These fires remind us of how important emergency preparedness is.  A great time for emergency preparedness is when you move.  When you are moving, you have to go through … [Continue Reading]

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young couple pointing at tv

How do I fix…..

This twelfth move has been full of ups and downs.  While I was packing this weekend, our flat screen television quit.  It would not turn on.  The timing could not have been worse since I have been using it as a digital sitter at times.  I was so frustrated.  The good news is that I … [Continue Reading]

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jury duty

Jury Duty

I hope you are sitting down.  I have finally been a place long enough to actually report to jury duty.  Yesterday, I was very close to being on a jury in a felony case.  Fortunately for my kids, I was three seats away from serving, which meant I could spend spring break with them.  I … [Continue Reading]

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