Farmer in the Dell

Good to Know Magazine August Feature 2021 Farmer in the dell

  By Courtney Paige, Editor-in-Chief|๐ŸŒป๐Ÿฅ•๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฅ‘ย ๐ŸŒป | For European countries like France, Italy, England, Spain and Germany, farmers' markets arenโ€™t a novelty, they're an essential element of daily life. Europeans donโ€™t stockpile their groceries in huge refrigerators or store massive amounts of toilet paper from Costco. The primary reason Europeans don't shop in abundance; they don't …

Whittling Water Worries

Good to Know Magazine Whittling Water Worries

| By Courtney Paige, Editor-in-Chief ๐Ÿ’ฆย ย ๐Ÿšฐ ๐Ÿ’ง ย ๐ŸŒŠย  | In 2015, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation on more than $1 billion in spending for water projects. That was six years ago. Hundreds of millions of those dollars were allocated for long-term projects associated with flood control, desalination, water recycling, and conservation. Gov. Brownโ€™s water …

More Bloom for Your Buck

ย  More Bloom for Your Buck | By Courtney Paige, Editor-in-Chief ๐ŸŒธ ๐ŸŒฟ ๐ŸŒบย  | Summer blooms arenโ€™t always about budding flowers. Get the best bang for your buck by cultivating indigenous drought-resistant plants that offer vibrant color year-round. My clients often ask, โ€œHow do you plan yourย garden; where should I start?โ€ย  Garden planning is …

Drive-in Movies Make a Comeback & Backyard Movies Trend

Drive-in movies - Good to Know Magazine

Drive-in Movies Make a Comeback & Backyard Movies Trend | By Courtney Paige, Editor-in-Chief ๐Ÿ“ฝ๐ŸŒ†๐Ÿš— | Roll down the windows and let nostalgia fill the air. Drive-in movies are making a comeback & backyard movies are trending. If you are a hopeless optimist like me, youโ€™ve found ways to cope with the pandemic limitations. Just …

Adjusting to sheltering in place

Adjusting to Shelter in Place

By Yvonne Ahearn - What Does Home Mean To You? Like most people, Iโ€™m at home, adjusting to sheltering in place, and thinking about what is going on in the rest of the world. A lot has changed quickly during this Pandemic, and I suspect some things will never be the same. Many questions and …

Peek Into Your Future

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What does retirement look like to you? A retirement fact sheet Does your vision of retirement align with the facts? Here are 8 noteworthy financial and lifestyle facts about life after 50 that might surprise you.ย  What does retirement look like to you? Up to 85% of a retireeโ€™s Social Security income can be taxed. …